Farmer in Hanford, CA
The Tehachapi Mountains are “effectively a wall that divides the state and has divided the state throughout its whole history,” says Joe Mathews, Connecting California columnist.
Jan. 1, 2019from Design and Architecture
California’s biggest infrastructure project is a high-speed rail network that would connect San Francisco, the Central Valley and Los Angeles, bridging communities cut off by the…
Feb. 13, 2018from Design and Architecture
Pete Buttigieg, mayor of South Bend, Indiana, is running for the Democratic nomination for president.
May. 10from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Lost Notes is a podcast from KCRW. It's about music, and artistic legacy, and people. Listen to this episode about David Bowie's favorite rock band, Fanny.
May. 28from Welcome to LA
Laverne is small city that doesn’t covet the spotlight, but it’s found one anyhow with its embrace of a novel development tool.
Jun. 6from Zócalo's Connecting California
Immigrant rights advocates and groups nationwide are preparing for this weekend, when a major ICE operation is supposed to take place.
Jul. 11from Greater LA
There are a lot of ideas in Sacramento for addressing California's housing crisis, but state lawmakers may lack the necessary experience to make informed decisions.
Jun. 27from Zócalo's Connecting California
During the LA Times’ Festival of Books, KCRW & 826LA joined together to find out what festival attendees appreciate about their neighborhoods, and what they’d like to improve.
Jun. 11from Members
Hundreds of residential hotels in the City of LA offer shelter for people who would otherwise be homeless, but trendier SROs are popping up for young professionals with more money.
May. 6from Greater LA
It may sound counter-intuitive, but earthquakes are one of the natural phenomena that have made California great.
Jul. 18from Zócalo's Connecting California
How did a diner on Wilshire by LACMA become the filming location for ‘The Big Lebowski’ and now a hub for progressive political groups, like the Bernie Sanders’ campaign?
May. 8from Greater LA