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The remains of Pio Pico, Mahatma Gandhi, and Richard Neutra aren’t where you might think they are
From an abandoned zoo to disaster sites to wartime battlements, fragments of the past are scattered all around Los Angeles. You just need to know where to look
Records are scant, but several accounts point to a mystic, “Herr Schmidt,” who taught Nazi philosophy at the upper Rustic Canyon property
People used to say that Palisades del Rey, aka Surfridge, was a colony for the deaf. It wasn’t.
In 1950, 800 miles of track for Pacific Electric Railway’s Red Cars crisscrossed L.A. By 1960, there were 20 miles. The following year, on April 9, a teenage train enthusiast named Ralph Cantos was aboard the Red Car’s final run.