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  • ... her varied and baffling "social sculptures." Her insight shows when she gathers a disparate group of talented people together, creates ... among other things. What projects is she engaged in? Wait five minutes and the answer will have transformed slightly. Can "not knowing ...
  • ... Island (Colored) Heavy Artillery Regiment at the age of twenty -two. As Ed Garcia pointed out, the trade of printer required not only ... and captains. In fifty years, maybe a Negro colonel. In a hundred years, the vote." Whether or not President Lincoln mingled with ...
  • The Blue Line is one of the most used light rail in the nation. With its 25th anniversary on ... Valley to Ventura and Kern County. In the 1970s, the five elected supervisors oversaw all seven million people in L.A. County. "Called the 'five little kings' owing to the size of their districts and the relative ...
  • ... has been named Paseo Luis Olivares, after the pastor who - twenty five years ago - declared La Placita Church to be a sanctuary for ... dialogue and tone down the political rhetoric. Ezell shows up and the cameras are rolling. Olivares takes out a proclamation by ...
  • ... San Pedro. Channelization constrained that river into the one we have. What would Los Angeles have become, if its troubled river had ... filling in process was sped by Charles Mulford Robinson, one of the first professional urban planners. In 1906, the city turned to ...
  • Martin decides to become an altar boy and is indoctrinated into a group of very cool and very corrupt young Catholics. As he rises through the ranks he discovers that the leader of them all is the earnest, keyboard-playing Dessie. And when his sister Fidelma falls for this corrupt young Don, Martin must face a decision.
  • Single-use bag bans will soon cover one in five Californians. ... ban. "This important step forward for Huntington Beach shows yet again that local communities can achieve lasting victories for ...
  • ... is joined by Greg Escalante, co-founder of "Juxtapoz" and one of the organizers of the original 1993 exhibition of "Kustom ... Manson," 1992. By Frank Kozik. Artist Frank Kozick shows his Keane influence in his Jesus Lizard series, with his Big Eye Hitler ...
  • This week L.A. Letters spotlights five emerging women authors who are doing important work in our contemporary ... {"additionalClasses":""}] Last week I covered five celebrated L.A. women writers in honor of Women's History Month. This ... Europe. While in London she helped produce Saria Idana's one -woman show , "Homeless in Homeland." The epigraph for Amato's book is ...
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