Sometimes it's the energetic feel of a place that characterizes it, rather than its physical landmarks. Artist Martin Durazo captures El Monte's vibrancy in his abstract public mur
This week L.A. Letters reviews four iconic and timely books that each offer special insight into the past, present and future of Los Angeles.
These pieces of plastic, less than one millimeter in diameter, could eventually release toxins into our food chain system -- and perhaps eventually even in our bodies.
Where two concrete creeks converge and create the mighty L.A. River. Pure land art, courtesy of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
After drawing my starting point, I included a place that holds a special place in my heart, the Xin Bao Restaurant located on Garvey.
One person cannot define my community or neighborhood. It takes many people, the diversity, and the culture to define my neighborhood.