| 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...
| Apr 8, 2010
Danny Galindo, a retired Los Angeles police detective who helped investigate the notorious Tate-LaBianca murders, died of a heart ailment Tuesday at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, his family said. He was 88.
"He was an important member of...
| 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...
| Dec 2, 2007
THE Los Feliz hills may be known for Spanish- and Mediterranean-style architecture, but that doesn't mean there isn't room for something a bit more exotic. Just how unusual? Garrison Leigh, the owner and designer of this nearly half-acre, landscaped...
| Nov 18, 2007
EVER wonder where chefs come up with their culinary creations? It's possible that the inspiration for Mrs. Cubbison's famous stuffing percolated in the kitchen of the Spanish-style home atop Mt. Washington that she and her husband, Harry, occupied from...
| Feb 8, 2008
I am sitting with Stephanie. Three days in a row now we have met. We click together like Legos. Her lips taste like strawberries.
The little chess table was an afterthought.
Languishing in a South Pasadena antique shop, it was a fake --...
| Dec 20, 2007
Southern Californians should brace for yet another rainstorm late today, but can look forward to an otherwise dry holiday season.
The weather system that poured 1.23 inches of rain on downtown Los Angeles Tuesday and early Wednesday will drop a much...
| Dec 5, 2007
| 9:37 AM
Thieves have disabled about 700 streetlights in Los Angeles, making off with 370,000 feet of valuable copper wiring over the last four months.
L.A. officials said it is a twist on copper thefts that have plagued new home sites and even some office...
| May 10, 2007
Hour after hour, Scott Bowman flew into smoke and darkness, piloting his Fire One helicopter over towering flames, then swooping in low as a gull to bombard them with salvos of water.
FOR THE RECORD:
Griffith Park fire: A caption...
| Sep 5, 2007
| 12:42 PM
Los Angeles officials today will unveil a $50-million emergency repair campaign for a large swath of Griffith Park ravaged by this week's brush fire.
Park rangers said they want to immediately begin replanting and reseeding the burned hillsides and...