What makes Los Angeles bloom?
Farmer Jay Ruskey is the owner of Good Land Organics, a farm in Santa Barbara County that supplies rare fruits and ships them to various local farmers markets and restaurants around the country.
Every year, thousands of comic book, sci-fi, and movie fans flock to crowded convention centers and large arenas to reenact and cosplay some of their favorite characters.
Los Angeles Times columnist Steve Lopez revisits the story of Nathaniel Ayers, a homeless musician he befriended in Skid Row a few years back.
Dozens of foreign restaurant chains have made their way to the hearts (and stomachs) of Southern Californians.
They're called hijabistas, Muslim-American fashionistas decked in traditional and trendy headscarves.
In celebration of Harrison McIntosh's 100th birthday, the American Museum of Ceramic Art has curated an extensive collection of his most elaborate and modern ceramic designs and sculptures through the decades.
Artist Sandow Birk has always been intrigued by 19th century traditional landscape paintings depicting an idyllic California with plush green fields.
Drummond Ranch Sheepherding in Acton, Calif. is a home away from home for most city dogs accustomed to a life of leisure and very little physical activity.
The Grand Central Market has become the dining destination for foodies in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. Much of its historic charm has remained untouched for decades, but over the past year or so, it has undergone a few new changes.
These sustainable dome-like structures, also known as superadobes, are the brainchild of Cal-Earth, the California Institute of Earth Architecture.
A group of "unauthorized horticulturists" come out at night with the hopes of transforming patches of neglected land into beautiful green gardens filled with rows of cacti, flowers, and plants.
Out in the middle of nowhere, you'll spot a collection of small, abandoned structures dispersed in an area known as the Morongo Basin, near Twentynine Palms in Wonder Valley.
Material culture has become a staple for Americans so it's no surprise that an abundance of toys, DVDs, and piles of unfinished laundry on the floor are enough to create clutter in an average middle-class home.
At first glance, they might look like mimes traveling along the LA River and Venice. They look like they're from a different era, away from the world of urbanization.
Tour a 150-foot solar tower overlooking Los Angeles at Mount Wilson Observatory, a facility dedicated to the continued study of astronomy and solar observations.
Kiva is a nonprofit organization dedicated to connecting small business owners and entrepreneurs with the tools needed to grow their businesses.
Take a road trip to one of the most unique and historic landmarks along Route 66, just south of Barstow.
Since the 1940s, the family-owned and run Colby Poster Printing Company has printed vibrant and eye-popping show posters and billboards visible on street corners, cross walks, and major venues.
For decades, the doors of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Compton, Calif., have remained closed. The empty building became marked with leaky roofs, electrical problems, and instances of vandalism and graffiti.