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Community Called Upon to Help Design L.A. River Veteran Tribute Park in Van Nuys

Community Called Upon to Help Design L.A. River Veteran Tribute Park in Van Nuys

The contrast between the natural river and man-made flood protection structure is a precious educational opportunity the Los Angeles Conservation Corps and DakeLuna Consulants is h ...
Students Inspiring Students

Students Inspiring Students

At the end of January we had the great opportunity to help the students of the Los Angeles River School prepare for the Placemaking Design Competition.
Community Interview: Dogs Are Changing the Glassell Park Community

Community Interview: Dogs Are Changing the Glassell Park Community

Joshelin Demetrio cares deeply for animals, and she would love to see a dog park in her community.
A Los Angeles Primer: Hollywood

A Los Angeles Primer: Hollywood

You can't go to a Japanese department store on the Miracle Mile anymore, but you can do it in Hollywood, which, together with downtown proper, increasingly seems to constitute the ...
A Los Angeles Primer: Atwater Village

A Los Angeles Primer: Atwater Village

Whether you take your brew with a multi-hour writing session or take it out the door in one hand with your toddler in the other, Atwater Village has a coffee shop for you. As this ...
Free Lo(t)s Angeles!

Free Lo(t)s Angeles!

Dilapidated buildings and vacant lots typically bring up perceptions of urban blight; this does not have to be the case, however.