Archive for ‘April, 2015’


Up in Smoke: LAFD finds dozens of pot plants at Los Feliz house fire [updated @8:43 pm]

Up in Smoke: LAFD finds dozens of pot plants at Los Feliz house fire [updated @8:43 pm]

House fire in the 3900 block of Sunset Drive. | Eyal Amiran LOS FELIZ — Firefighters tonight are trying to determine the cause of a blaze that engulfed a three-story hillside home where “dozens of marijuana plants” and 100 small butane canisters were found, according to LAFD. The fire in the  3900 block of Sunset […]

Filmweek Marquee: ‘The Age of Adaline,’ ‘Little Boy,’ ‘The Water Diviner,’ and more:

Filmweek Marquee: ‘The Age of Adaline,’ ‘Little Boy,’ ‘The Water Diviner,’ and more:

Canadian actor Martin Dubreuil poses during a photocall after the screening of his film ‘Felix and Meira’ during the 62nd San Sebastian Film Festival on September 24, 2014 in the northern Spanish Basque city of San Sebastian.; Credit: RAFA RIVAS/AFP/Getty Images Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Andy Klein and Amy Nicholson review this week’s […]

5 Questions with April Dammann, author of Corita Kent. Art and Soul. The Biography

5 Questions with April Dammann, author of Corita Kent. Art and Soul. The Biography

Happy Friday, friends!! I hope you’re gearing up for a relaxing and fun weekend ahead. We have an event coming up on Monday 4/27 that is already shaping up to be a really special evening. April Dammann is the author of a new biography about Corita Kent that is being put out by one of […]

For Rent: Dream Pad in Silver Lake

For Rent: Dream Pad in Silver Lake

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 606 Parkman Ave. #5 | $2,598/month | Property Website Hidden away from the main street, sunshine pours through the multiple windows exposing views of green in the unique and open den. The huge living room, open kitchen & dining area will accommodate your fabulous lifestyle. The kitchen is beautifully updated […]

California extremist Adam Gadahn and the future of U.S. military drone policy

California extremist Adam Gadahn and the future of U.S. military drone policy

US President Barack Obama makes a statement on the Brady Briefing room at the White House April 23, 2015 in Washington, DC. President Obama talked about a US drone strike that targeted a suspected al Qaeda compound in Pakistan but inadvertently killed an American and Italian being held hostage by the group.; Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty […]

For Rent: English Cottage in Los Feliz

For Rent: English Cottage in Los Feliz

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 3321 Wood Terrace | $3,495/month | Property Website WOW, is this home stunning! Right when you walk in, you’ll notice all the love and attention dedicated to this unique remodel. This lovely 1920’s home embraces the classic – real wood floors, built-in shelves, arched entryways, high inset ceilings and lots […]

6 Questions with Ryan Gattis, author of All Involved!

6 Questions with Ryan Gattis, author of All Involved!

On Friday, April 24th at 7pm, we are hosting Ryan Gattis, author of All Involved. Artist Chaz Bojoquez will be with him and they will be in conversation with Lilliam Rivera of Pen Center USA. Vroman’s President, Allison Hill LOVES this book. She has nothing but good things to say about it and really just […]

Maryland legal system under pressure to release Freddie Gray autopsy report

Maryland legal system under pressure to release Freddie Gray autopsy report

Protestors participate in a vigil for Freddie Gray down the street from the Baltimore Police Department’s Western District police station, April 21, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. Gray, 25, died from spinal injuries on April 19, one week after being taken into police custody.; Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images Today, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan told reporters he’s […]

Proposed Mariachi Plaza apartment building raises concern; Highland Park’s Chicken Boy needs a makeover

Proposed Mariachi Plaza apartment building raises concern; Highland Park’s Chicken Boy needs a makeover

View from Elysian Park | daveedkapoor/Instagram Plan to build an 80-unit apartment building with ground-floor shops at Mariachi Plaza has raised concern about gentrification in Boyle Heights residents . KPCC Supporters of Chicken Boy, the fiberglass statue that rises above Figueroa Street, are seeking to raise $2,500 to repaint and repaid bird poop damage. Future […]

Adios, Portwenn

Adios, Portwenn

earlier in Pasadena… late middle-aged woman trips and falls – shatters wrist, surgery scheduled day of surgery4:30 wake up, 5:00 drive to Good Samaritan, 5:30 prompt arrival for pre-op check-in6:30 wheeled to operating room – hi, doc, hi, drape, high ‘bertaback from snooze land“you can take off the tourniquet” arm is like a sausage in […]

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