This week L.A. Letters celebrates two new books and two open mic venues that put the community over the individual in order to improve our environmental and cultural landscape.
Ed Massey's 2004 mural "Syncopation" was saved from demolition when the Culver Plaza was faced with a wrecking ball earlier this year.
Since the 1932 L.A. Olympics, Helms Bakery in Culver City became the unofficial makers of "Olympic Bread" -- until legal action was taken by the Olympic Committee.
Co-founded by David Wilson - winner of the Macarthur Fellowship in 2001 - and his wife, Diana Wilson, the Museum of Jurassic Technology is part factual, part fantastical, and wholl
Founder of the popular Coolhaus truck tells us how even ice cream can be passed down the family tree.
A London ex-pat journalist and his wife takes many months to go through metamorphosis and finally arrive in Los Angeles.