| Apr 10, 2010
Frontman Perry Farrell of the band Jane's Addiction has listed his longtime Venice home, and it's a real lollapalooza.
Priced at $1.6 million, it was designed for the musician by local architect Steven Ehrlich, who replaced most of the original...
| May 18, 2010
| 5:17 PM
Update: The Los Feliz home once owned by Clifford E. Clinton, the founder of the L.A. institution Clifton's Cafeteria, has sold for $1,285,000. It came on the market in March at $1,799,000 and was in escrow within the month.
Built in 1928, the Spanish-...
| Jul 3, 2010
James Bond co-founded the high-end sneaker line Undefeated. Artist and community arts advocate Karen Kimmel just launched a line of abstract children's stencils in design destinations such as the Los Angeles County Museum of Art store.
But when the...
| Aug 17, 2010
| 4:38 PM
Actress Scarlett Johansson has purchased the Buff & Hensman-designed Wong House in Los Feliz for $2.9 million.
Built in the late '60s, the restored home has walls of glass looking out on the swimming pool, a walled garden off the master bedroom suite and...
| Dec 13, 2009
Virginia McKinney, who lost most of her hearing as an adult and founded a Los Angeles center to teach communication skills to some of the hardest-to-reach deaf students, has died. She was 85.
McKinney died Thursday at Glendale Adventist Medical Center of...
| Apr 8, 2009
Jesuit Father John D. McAnulty, who founded a retreat center in Los Angeles for Catholic priests and served as its director for more than 25 years, has died. He was 88.
McAnulty died Saturday at Sacred Heart Jesuit Center in Los Gatos, Calif., after a...
| Jun 21, 2009
Frances Dean Smith, a Santa Monica poet known as FrancEyE who was inspired by Charles Bukowski, lived with him and had a child with him in the 1960s, has died. She was 87.
Smith, who had been living in a nursing home in San Rafael, Calif., died June 2 at...
| Dec 12, 2009
It may be hard to envision gigolo Deuce Bigalow in San Marino, but the comic actor who played him has owned a home there since 2003. Now, RobSchneider has listed his French Normandy-style manor for $3.6 million.
Built in 1926 by architect Everett P....
| Sep 21, 2008
ILARIA URBINATI has made a name for herself styling some of Hollywood's hottest young actors -- Emile Hirsch, James McAvoy and Ben Foster among them. But she also knows a thing or two about retail. The California-bred stylist was the buyer behind...
| Nov 2, 2009
Stephen Elliott started playing around with drugs at 10 and ran away from home when he was 13. He spent most of his teens in and out of group homes; as an adult, he stripped at gay bars for a year while shooting heroin. It came to a crashing conclusion...
| Dec 30, 2007
IS "20th century industrial chic" an actual design style? No matter. This two-bedroom, 2 1/2-bath- room Silver Lake dandy is definitely one of a kind.
This house is not for those who are seeking warm and fuzzy. There's no cuddling up to exposed pipes and...
| Jul 8, 2008
SA Martinez of the alt-rock band 311, in an e-mail exchange with LATimes.com's Marcello Ambriz, explained his mixed emotions about putting his Los Angeles house up for sale.
"Although we love Los Angeles dearly, and Los Feliz in particular, we're looking...