| Apr 9, 2012
In 2006, Greta Gerwig was living in Logan Square, making her first movie (Joe Swanberg’s “LOL”) and fighting off a heat wave.
“We didn’t have air conditioning,” she recalls, “so we had to just put a bowl of ice...
| Dec 25, 2011
WHERE TO STAY
Magic Castle Hotel, 7025 Franklin Ave., Los Angeles 90028; (323) 851-0800, http://www.magiccastlehotel.com. Thirty units, most of them one- and two-bedroom suites, 500-800 square feet, with full kitchens. Pool, free WiFi. Doubles from $194....
| May 11, 2012
| 3:50 PM
"Psy," the new acrobatic trifle from Montreal's the Seven Fingers of the Hand, leaps off the shrink's couch for an evening of humorous athleticism inspired by the neuroses that plague our daily lives.
The 11-member cast takes turns acting out various...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 11:59 AM
Need an incentive to vote besides a deep sense of civic duty? Many companies are hoping to lure patrons to the polls by offering Election Day promotions.
Low-cost airline JetBlue Airways Corp. is dangling the chance to win a free flight out of the...
| Sep 1, 2012
School is back in session. It seems to happen earlier every year. Elementary, high school and college campuses are full of expectations. Many of last year’s high school graduates are now enrolled in programs of higher education. America’s...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 12:32 PM
Lincoln Park has strutted onto the fashion scene as an upscale neighborhood with a demographic of mostly young professionals, college students and families with small children. Amidst the posh townhouses, locally owned gourmet groceries and neighborhood...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Tavi Gevinson, for whom we will all work one day, was walking home from school, books pressed to her chest, skirt swishing. It was a portrait of suburban idyll, the first day of class at Oak Park and River Forest High School. And yet, during the first two...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Bring the entire family to downtown New Haven's first annual Family Day, July 14 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Goodies and activities for the whole family include face painting, airbrush tattoos and henna art, balloon animals, live music and edible treats like...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 9:40 PM
Attending open-mic night at The LAB Antimall in Costa Mesa is a lot like a game of artistic roulette — you never know what number is going to come up next.
Acts on Wednesday night outside the Gypsy Den and adjacent to Creme Tangerine Records, the...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 1:31 PM
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Navajo Nation has sued Urban Outfitters Inc. months after the tribe sent a cease and desist letter to the clothing retailer demanding it pull the "Navajo" name from its products.
The lawsuit filed late Tuesday in U.S....
| Mar 11, 2012
Many big-name L.A.-based designers — Rodarte, Gregory Parkinson, Rachel Zoe, Barbara Tfank, Skaist-Taylor and Juan Carlos Obando among them — have already shown their fall 2012 collections at New York Fashion Week. Now in the middle of Los...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:45 AM
BURBANK, Calif. (KTLA) -- A group of mothers is angry over a new Urban Outfitters catalog that shows a photograph of two girls kissing.
The conservative group One Million Moms says the photo is "offensive and inappropriate" for teens.
The group is...