This week L.A. Letters covers the picturesque communities of Altadena, Pasadena and the Arroyo Seco.
The mild climate of Pasadena offered respite from the harsh winters of the Midwest.
Urban homesteading at the Dervaes home is a most unconventional lifestyle given that their home is in the middle of Pasadena, California.
A sign in Echo Park is a symbol of the building's multi-purpose past, its multi-cultural present and its multi-faceted founder.
Myth making has always been a big part of the California dream.
A series of improvements are planned at the watershed near the JPL in the hills of Pasadena.