Los Angeles

KCRW wants to know: How will the elimination of federally-protected abortion rights change your life?

from Greater LA

Zen Ong is using blue corn tortillas from Tehachapi Grain Project at Awan, a plant-based ice cream shop in West Hollywood.

from Good Food

Bill Addison visits Mother Wolf in Hollywood where chef Evan Funke pays homage to Roman cuisine.

Power and pizza: Bill Addison reviews Mother Wolf in Hollywood

Bill Addison visits Mother Wolf in Hollywood where chef Evan Funke pays homage to Roman cuisine.

from Good Food

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 24, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 24, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 24, 2022.

At Craft Contemporary, an exhibit includes portraits of farm workers that are drawn onto cardboard boxes, and another features quilts that reference a 1960s LGBTQ magazine.

Portraying farm workers beyond fields, honoring gay liberation: New LA art

At Craft Contemporary, an exhibit includes portraits of farm workers that are drawn onto cardboard boxes, and another features quilts that reference a 1960s LGBTQ magazine.

from Greater LA

The Hollywood Bowl celebrates its centennial this July. KCRW looks at its origin story and legacy in LA.

Hollywood Bowl celebrates 100 years of ‘democratizing music’

The Hollywood Bowl celebrates its centennial this July. KCRW looks at its origin story and legacy in LA.

from Greater LA

The Hollywood Bowl reports that 1.5 million Southern Californians see a show each summer at its iconic venue. KCRW listeners share their favorite experiences.

$1 tickets, Hendrix, Springsteen: Listeners share favorite Hollywood Bowl stories

The Hollywood Bowl reports that 1.5 million Southern Californians see a show each summer at its iconic venue. KCRW listeners share their favorite experiences.

from Greater LA

A project to link rail systems in the Bay Area’s most populous city is beset with problems and delays. It doesn’t bode well for LA’s Union Station.

Op-ed: Crucial rail project in San Jose has gone off track

A project to link rail systems in the Bay Area’s most populous city is beset with problems and delays. It doesn’t bode well for LA’s Union Station.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

More than 66,000 people are unhoused in LA County. UCLA researchers are trying to predict who is most likely to become homeless, so officials can intervene before it happens.

Identifying who's likely to become homeless: Are run-ins with cops predictors?

More than 66,000 people are unhoused in LA County. UCLA researchers are trying to predict who is most likely to become homeless, so officials can intervene before it happens.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 23, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 23, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 23, 2022.

The Pride Poets hotline writes custom, on-the-spot, free poems for anyone who dials in. This year, its creative team took more than 200 calls.

Pride Poets hotline: LGBTQ callers get free, personalized poems

The Pride Poets hotline writes custom, on-the-spot, free poems for anyone who dials in. This year, its creative team took more than 200 calls.

from Greater LA

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 22, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 22, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 22, 2022.

Recently graduated seniors had a high school experience like no other, with parts of three years impacted by the pandemic.

High schooler gets a graduate class in COVID disruption

Recently graduated seniors had a high school experience like no other, with parts of three years impacted by the pandemic.

from KCRW Features

New drought restrictions limit millions of Southern Californians to watering their yards once or twice weekly. Cemeteries are looking for ways to avoid turning brown.

Amid drought, how do LA cemeteries save grass from turning brown?

New drought restrictions limit millions of Southern Californians to watering their yards once or twice weekly. Cemeteries are looking for ways to avoid turning brown.

from Greater LA

Summer — aka ice cream season — officially starts today.

Mateo’s, Kansha Creamery, Awan: Where to get LA’s best ice cream

Summer — aka ice cream season — officially starts today.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 21, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 21, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 21, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 20, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 20, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 20, 2022.

Kevin Bludso regales stories of his beginnings in Compton to summers barbecuing with his Texas grandmother in his new cookbook.

BBQ king Kevin Bludso: 'The key is consistent temperature'

Kevin Bludso regales stories of his beginnings in Compton to summers barbecuing with his Texas grandmother in his new cookbook.

from Good Food

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 17, 2022.

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 17, 2022

David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 17, 2022.

California might’ve been a slavery-free state on paper when it joined the Union in 1850. But it turned out that people remained enslaved for years afterward.

Hidden history: Slavery existed long after CA became a free state

California might’ve been a slavery-free state on paper when it joined the Union in 1850. But it turned out that people remained enslaved for years afterward.

from Greater LA