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Observations on Los Angeles and beyond by LA Observed authors and occasional guests
Kaleb Havins ends his Skid Row hunger strike.
Kaleb Havins on hunger strike near 6th and Gladys.
Ron Rapoport: Gibson performed two heroic acts that night he hit THE home run in the World Series.
An estimated 55,000 people took part in Saturday's Los Angeles march. Photos from Iris Schneider.
Al Nodal, Lewis MacAdams and Eugene Daub at the river in Atwater.
"Cambodian Rock Band," "Allegiance," "The New Colossus," "A Raisin in the Sun," "Sell/Buy/Date" and more.
Donna Perlmutter: Also "Fantastic Woman" on screen, "Betroffenheit" at the Broad Stage and Beethoven with the LA Phil.
Molly Selvin likes the Expo Line bikeway and the Venice Boulevard road diet.
de Havilland makes her case over how she is portrayed in Ryan Murphy's "Feud."
Post-match news conferences at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells seldom yield insight or surprise. But you might get a traffic report.
An extensive facelift is underway.
The pros at the BNP Paribas Open this week in Indian Wells play a highly refined game of tennis. And the scurrying children who attend to them are also at the top of their games.
Venus and Serena Williams at Indian Wells--the sequel.
The Los Angeles school board commemorated the landmark East LA school walkouts of 1968.
Elise Buik is president of United Way of Greater Los Angeles. Mark Ridley-Thomas is the Los Angeles County supervisor from the 2nd district.
Leonard Bernstein in the now-empty Caravan Book Store.
Fernando J. Guerra: The two recent forces that have most altered Los Angeles for the better have been demographic change and real police reform.
Gary photographs owner Leonard Bernstein before the final closure of downtown's Caravan Book Store.
Take My Picture Gary Leonard runs each week at LA Observed.
Donna Perlmutter: We're in the throes of celebrating what would be the 100th birthday of America's most famous music man, Leonard Bernstein.
Awakening of local theater for the new year, and Donald Trump's first anniversary, are not entirely unrelated.
Gary catches up with the Italian actress Gina Lollobrigida on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Photo by Judy Graeme The Macy's store in Westside Pavillion is in its final closeout sale. Closing for good is...
The crew digging the Regional Connector line beneath Flower and 4th streets.
The super blue blood moon early Wednesday morning was a private eclipse showing for a sleepy photographer with an anemic lens.
Joel Bellman: Nothing had prepared me for the hallucinatory world of Joe Frank.
Gary catches up with Friends of the Los Angeles River founder Lewis MacAdams at a new monument to him by the river.
Ellen Alperstein: Being a good citizen, my parents taught me, makes America greater.
Known for "Cartonlandia," Serrano's new room-sized piece recalls her family's traditions in LA and Mexico.
A new kind of pop-up was working through Sunday at the northern end of Chinatown.
Sen. Kamala Harris at the Kingdom Day parade in South Los Angeles.
Gary catches owner Biff Naylor on closing day at Du-par's restaurant on Ventura Boulevard.
Sign from LA's pastSign from an old Love's BBQ restaurant at the Valley Relics Museum in Chatsworth.
Visiting her old ballet costumesMelissa Barak at LACMA Chagall exhibit with the artist's memorable designs.
Engine Co. 17Inside the long-closed Arts District fire station on Santa Fe Avenue.
Barnsdall ParkUnder the trees.
Inside Hollyhock HousePhoto taking was allowed for one weekend. So we did.
June 6, 1968The body of Robert F. Kennedy leaves Good Samaritan hospital. More pics
Palm weeds of Santa SusanaOak trees, sandstone ridges and fan palms? Ugh. More
Streetscape: Melvil StreetWall on Industry Cafe and Jazz in Culver City. Bigger
No casting (or emial)Former Security-First bank on Wilshire near LaBrea.
Streetscape: Myers St.Railroad siding beside the river in Boyle Heights, looking downstream toward the 4th Street bridge. Bigger.
Chinatown queueThe line on a Sunday at Far East Plaza for Howling Ray's chicken.
First raptor of 2017Veronique de Turenne at her Here in Malibu blog.