Don Shirley
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Why aren't LA's blocks in CTG's 'Block Party'?

I'd like to propose a challenge to Center Theatre Group as it begins to consider which productions might make up the 2020 Block Party.
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Fallen tree in the Old Plaza
One of the last 150-year-old Moreton Bay fig trees in the original plaza downtown fell after the rains this winter.

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Don Shirley
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Why aren't LA's blocks in CTG's 'Block Party'?

I'd like to propose a challenge to Center Theatre Group as it begins to consider which productions might make up the 2020 Block Party.
Bill Boyarsky
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Politicians, pay your bill

When you stay at a hotel, or throw a big event there, you usually don't get out the door without paying. That wasn't the case with prominent L.A. politicians at the downtown Luxe City Center Hotel.
Native Intelligence
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Partner practice makes perfect

Ellen Alperstein: A tiny group of hard-hitting unknowns help the top tennis players in the world sharpen their game at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells. Their compensation? A sandwich and a pat on the back.
Gary Leonard
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The Grand (Parcel Q)

Big turnout for the groundbreaking at the new high-rise project across Grand Avenue from the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
Native Intelligence
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Local kid makes an impression at the BNP Paribas Open

Ellen Alperstein: As always, the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament in Indian Wells draws big crowds and big action. New this year are a few winged creatures.
Native Intelligence
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New at LACMA: Charles White and Central Asian Ikats

Two exhibits featuring art from separate but equally captivating worlds have taken up residence until summer.
Gary Leonard
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Elizabeth Warren at the Alex Theatre

Gary catches up with Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren in Glendale.

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