Katherine Spiers

LA Weekly; Producer of Smarth Mouth

Guest

Food Editor at LA Weekly. Producer of Smart MouthFormer food editor at KCET. 

Katherine Spiers on KCRW

There are plans for new bike paths, green spaces, and pedestrian bridges to connect dozens of the neighborhoods around LA.

Eats along the LA River bike path

There are plans for new bike paths, green spaces, and pedestrian bridges to connect dozens of the neighborhoods around LA.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Beverly Center is in the middle of a $500 million renovation. The upscale shopping mall has undergone a lot of changes and upgrades since it opened more than 30 years ago.

Beverly Center is being remodeled into a food mecca

The Beverly Center is in the middle of a $500 million renovation. The upscale shopping mall has undergone a lot of changes and upgrades since it opened more than 30 years ago.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It’s a good time to get great Italian food in Los Angeles, according to food critic Katherine Spiers.

Where to eat good Italian in LA

It’s a good time to get great Italian food in Los Angeles, according to food critic Katherine Spiers.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More from KCRW

After 35 years, LA bakery Sweet Lady Jane shut down on New Year’s Day. It’s the latest local favorite to close, following the fate of Animal and Mohawk Bend.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Where do GOP hopefuls stand after Donald Trump’s Iowa caucus win? Can the Israeli government eradicate Hamas without triggering all-out regional conflict?

from Left, Right & Center

A new ordinance regulating short-term rentals in unincorporated LA County areas requires homeowners to live on-site. The goal: more housing, fewer party houses.

from KCRW Features

For some LA public school kids, playing music has kept them afloat during hardships. “The Last Repair Shop” focuses on the craftspeople who’ve been fixing their instruments.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Let’s be real: The hustle to make it in LA is nerve-racking. KCRW wants to know how you’re doing, and whether you’re staying afloat.

from KCRW Features

On Thursday, Biden and Trump will both head to the U.S.-Mexico border to address immigration. It’s the top issue in the nation, reports a new Gallup poll .

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Will the potential candidates’ visions for the country match what voters are looking for? Plus, a Supreme Court case spotlights dueling approaches to compassion.

from Left, Right & Center

The documentary “June” features never-before-seen archival material of June Carter, who boasted a prolific music career solo and with Johnny Cash.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Will the death of a political rival to Putin push the U.S. to give more aid to Ukraine? Can a new bill help reduce crime in Washington, D.C.?

from Left, Right & Center