Los Angeles

A new government effort aims to bolster what’s sometimes called the “missing middle” in California’s most expensive housing markets.

from Greater LA

Malibu native Jordan Wilimovsky is competing in the 10,000 meter open water race in the Summer Olympics.

from Greater LA

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 12, 2021.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 12, 2021

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 12, 2021.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 11, 2021.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 11, 2021

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 11, 2021.

In the Lincoln Heights neighborhood near Dodger Stadium, housing pushed a group of activists to do something radical: join their local government.

Lincoln Heights activists wanted to fight gentrification, so they became local politicians

In the Lincoln Heights neighborhood near Dodger Stadium, housing pushed a group of activists to do something radical: join their local government.

from Greater LA

On May 3, CSUN professor Blaine Pope picked up his 11-year old daughter from school in Santa Monica, and when they were about to head home, they passed by a small group of anti-mask…

When engaging with anti-mask protestors, this LA professor used calm and curiosity

On May 3, CSUN professor Blaine Pope picked up his 11-year old daughter from school in Santa Monica, and when they were about to head home, they passed by a small group of anti-mask…

from Greater LA

Once prospering with crops like oranges, walnuts, chili peppers and strawberries, the city of Garden Grove in Orange County now seems like a misnomer.

Garden Grove knocked down trees to build homes. Now the city has a replanting plan

Once prospering with crops like oranges, walnuts, chili peppers and strawberries, the city of Garden Grove in Orange County now seems like a misnomer.

from Greater LA

In March, hundreds of people protested the city’s decision to remove a homeless encampment along Echo Park Lake.

Homeless camp at Echo Park Lake was dismantled for park repairs. What happened to people living there?

In March, hundreds of people protested the city’s decision to remove a homeless encampment along Echo Park Lake.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Last week, Axios broke news that the White House might consider LA Mayor Eric Garcetti for a high-profile diplomatic post: ambassador to India.

What happens if Eric Garcetti leaves as LA mayor to become ambassador to India?

Last week, Axios broke news that the White House might consider LA Mayor Eric Garcetti for a high-profile diplomatic post: ambassador to India.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 10, 2021.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 10, 2021

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 10, 2021.

Market correspondent Gillian Ferguson is back at the Santa Monica Farmer’s Market where she catches up with Sarah Simms, who runs a full-service cheese shop with her twin sister.

Flower power: Edible flowers bloom at the farmer’s market

Market correspondent Gillian Ferguson is back at the Santa Monica Farmer’s Market where she catches up with Sarah Simms, who runs a full-service cheese shop with her twin sister.

from Good Food

We're all familiar with warm and fuzzy stories about spending time in the kitchen alongside mom. But imagine turning that sweet, syrupy story into a business plan.

In the Weeds: ‘I wouldn’t have Woon without mom,’ says Keegan Fong

We're all familiar with warm and fuzzy stories about spending time in the kitchen alongside mom. But imagine turning that sweet, syrupy story into a business plan.

from Good Food

Lechon or puerquito echado is prepared by butterflying a whole suckling pig and roasting it for five hours to crisp perfection.

Serving up weekend lechon in the city of Cudahy

Lechon or puerquito echado is prepared by butterflying a whole suckling pig and roasting it for five hours to crisp perfection.

from Good Food

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 7, 2021.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 7, 2021

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 7, 2021.

With a million followers donating thousands of dollars, a young Latino makes TikTok videos to raise money for Los Angeles street vendors.

Meet the TikTok angel of street vendors

With a million followers donating thousands of dollars, a young Latino makes TikTok videos to raise money for Los Angeles street vendors.

from KCRW Features

There’s a bold plan in LA’s Crenshaw neighborhood to purchase the local mall for north of $100 million and let the community profit from its redevelopment.

Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Mall: Can community ownership stop gentrification?

There’s a bold plan in LA’s Crenshaw neighborhood to purchase the local mall for north of $100 million and let the community profit from its redevelopment.

from Greater LA

While a little more than half of all Angelenos 16 and older have had at least one shot, vaccination rates are now plunging.

How the medical community is fighting vaccine hesitancy and misinformation in LA

While a little more than half of all Angelenos 16 and older have had at least one shot, vaccination rates are now plunging.

from Greater LA

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 6, 2021.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 6, 2021

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for May 6, 2021.

Redlining and other forms of discrimination have turned LA’s Black and Brown neighborhoods into “urban heat islands” that are especially vulnerable to climate change.

In Our Backyard: Heat is the deadliest aspect of climate change. It’s turning some underserved LA neighborhoods red hot

Redlining and other forms of discrimination have turned LA’s Black and Brown neighborhoods into “urban heat islands” that are especially vulnerable to climate change.

from To the Point

A stroll through Hollywood history reveals over 100 years of boulevard branding.

What’s in a street name? Hollywood Blvd is torn between its historic past and economic future

A stroll through Hollywood history reveals over 100 years of boulevard branding.

from Greater LA