Richard Schave

Esotouric

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Co-founder of Esotouric, a company that leads literature and art-themed tours of downtown

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The late writer and author Charles Bukowski was born in current-day Germany, but his prose was influenced by his years living in LA. He died more than 25 years ago.

San Pedro plans to build Charles Bukowski statue

The late writer and author Charles Bukowski was born in current-day Germany, but his prose was influenced by his years living in LA. He died more than 25 years ago.

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Seattle and San Francisco are known for the open-air shopping districts Pike Place and the Ferry Building, but they're newcomers compared to the  Grand Central Market  near 3rd and…

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Downtown Los Angeles is changing fast, and very soon will see the end of an era. After being owned by the same family since the 1960's, the  King Eddy Saloon  is changing hands.

The Changing Face and Personality of Downtown Los Angeles

Downtown Los Angeles is changing fast, and very soon will see the end of an era. After being owned by the same family since the 1960's, the King Eddy Saloon is changing hands.

from Which Way, L.A.?

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