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Los Angeles, CA: Home, Sweet Home
Los Angeles, Lala land, is often thought of as the city of movies and money and fame. But that characterization doesn’t get at the heart and soul of...
The Architect of Hollywood
Los Angeles is rich with architectural diversity. In the golden era of Hollywood of the 1930s, 40s and 50s, the new movie industry titans who flocked ...
On Design: Will LA lose its iconic palm trees?
Palm trees have been one of the most recognisable symbols of Los Angeles for decades. But as many of the city’s trees near the end of their lives an...
The History of the Hollywood Sign
on hollywoodsign.org The origins and ups & downs of the famous Hollywood sign.
Art Deco Los Angeles
The architectural treasures scattered throughout the city are no skyscrapers, but they still soar. By John L Doorman.
History of the high five
The author traces the origins of the sports celebration to the late 1970s, centering in two potential creators: Glenn Burke of the Los Angeles Dodger...