California Bureau Chief for Leafly.com.
Downtown Los Angeles is at the center of what’s becoming a public health crisis.
Sep. 30from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A measure that would legalize recreational marijuana has officially made it to the ballot in California.
May. 6, 2016from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Jollibee recently announced that West Covina will be the new home of its North American headquarters.
Oct. 8from KCRW Features
An LA Times business columnist discusses the difficult time he’s had coming off antidepressants.
Sep. 10from Greater LA
Beachy, laidback, charming and frightening. Santa Cruz is the scariest place in California.
Sep. 12from Zócalo's Connecting California
The state legislature has passed Assembly Bill 1482, which would cap rent increases for many buildings across the state at 5% annually. Governor Gavin Newsom said he will sign it.
Sep. 12from Greater LA
A state bill called AB 5 would require businesses that rely on independent contractors to reclassify them as employees and offer benefits such as health insurance and sick pay. There’s…
Sep. 11from KCRW Features
This year, Silver Lake resident Maebe A. Girl became the first drag queen elected to public office in the U.S. We look at how she got there, and how she hopes to take Rep.
Sep. 24from Greater LA
Evacuation orders for the Saddleridge fire have been lifted.
Oct. 14from Greater LA
The bill sent Uber and Lyft scrambling, and it might reshape business in the entertainment industry.
Sep. 10from KCRW Features
When LA Times business columnist David Lazarus turned to antidepressants, he had been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes and struggled with sleep. The pills helped.