Listen to the story Read the story There’s a one-story brick building off of Central Avenue, in the heart of industrial South LA. It has no sign at the entrance;…
Mar. 27, 2017from Arts & Culture Stories
She’s not the teacher, but when 70-year-old Joann Priestly shows up at this preschool, she is well-prepared for each lesson.
Mar. 20, 2017from Arts & Culture Stories
If there’s an expert on what it means to age in Los Angeles, it’s Dr. William Vega, Executive Director of USC’s Royal Institute on Aging. We talked to him at…
In Los Angeles, there’s no shortage of places to eat excellent Filipino food.
Mar. 1from Good Food
In February, at an event in downtown Los Angeles, a group of architects and developers gathered to show off architectural models and renderings.
Mar. 29from KCRW Features
Before former Governor Jerry Brown left office, last year, he put his pen to a couple, new transparency laws. Both have to do with public access to internal police investigations and…
Mar. 19from LA Observed
It’s no surprise that many of us make little effort to engage with our public institutions.
Mar. 7from Zócalo's Connecting California
When a school shooting happens, the tragedy usually gets lots of attention from national news and politicians.
Mar. 1from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
In a bid to raise funds for mass transit improvement, LA’s Metro board will vote tomorrow to study a range of strategies that include congestion pricing and taxing ride-hailing…
Feb. 27from Design and Architecture
There’s been an outpouring of grief and of tributes to Hussle in the days since he died. Daniel Hernandez has been covering the story for the website LA Taco. He says one of the…
Apr. 3from KCRW Features
After the memorial, a procession carrying Nipsey Hussle's casket will travel through the city, giving mourners an opportunity to say goodbye.
Apr. 11from News Stories
It’s the team that’s had to deal with a geography and identity crisis for years, with some of the most supportive fans in Major League Baseball. The L.A.
Feb. 26from LA Observed