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city hall

L.A.’s Economy Is Huge, but How Many People Work for the City?

Readers Ask Chris about a pair of landmark works of art, and more
griffith park merry-go-round

The Griffith Park Merry-Go-Round Makes Its Return

Readers Ask Chris about local 9/11 memorials, and more
mcdonalds commercials

Does McDonald’s Shoot All Its TV Ads in a Defunct L.A. Restaurant?

Readers Ask Chris about Pacific Park, cemeteries, and more
green door bar lesbian

Are There Any Lesbian Bars Left in Los Angeles?

Readers Ask Chris about queer watering holes, Metro's seats, and more
randys donuts

Randy’s Donuts Says It’s Been Famous Since ’62. History Tells a Different Story

Turns out the Inglewood landmark is a decade older than its boxes and merch claim
smoke house

Is Kraft Mac & Cheese Mix the Secret Behind the Smoke House’s Famous Garlic Bread?

Readers Ask Chris about Twin Towers Jail, an eyesore on Melrose, and more
rodeo drive history

How Did Rodeo Drive Become the Most Luxe Street in the Area?

Readers Ask Chris about new museums, a unique bit of In-N-Out architecture, and more
hollywood mural

What Happened to the Movie-Star Mural Near the Hustler Store in Hollywood?

Readers Ask Chris about a windowless building in Pasadena, a bygone Venice bakery, and more
scooby doo van

What’s With the Scooby Doo Van That’s Always Buzzing Around L.A.?

Readers Ask Chris about a bird cop, a mysterious door downtown, and more
century plaza hotel

When the Century Plaza Hotel Reopens, Will Anything Original Remain?

Readers Ask Chris about background actors, Twohey's in Alhambra, and more