| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:30 AM
The Getty is making a wide selection of art-related images in its digital database available for public use and at no cost.
The announcement, which was made on Monday, is part of a Getty-wide move toward open content, according to James Cuno, the...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 7:00 AM
At long-ago gatherings of Los Angeles historians, Ernest Marquez was simultaneously impressed and dismayed to meet people who knew more about his rancho ancestors than he did.
A curator from the Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History could...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:31 AM
A set of 100 photographs by the late Irving Penn is being donated to the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington.
The photos, which are being given by the Irving Penn Foundation, include rare street photographs dating from the 1930s and '40s,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:42 AM
Graceland Cemetery, which spreads majestically across 125 acres north and east from the corner of Clark Street and Irving Park Boulevard, is an easy place to spend an entire day, wandering among the more than 100,000 people spending eternity there....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Right now the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the city's Museum of Contemporary Art are holding a pair of highly unusual solo exhibitions.
At LACMA, a survey of sculptural environments made since the 1960s by James Turrell to explore human...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Mayor Eric Garcetti said he and his wife, social activist Amy Wakeland, are mulling whether to move into Getty House once renovations underway at the official residence are completed.
The couple live with their toddler daughter, Maya, at their private...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:08 PM
There's a popcorn shop in downtown Chicago that generates long tourist lines, and most locals, like me, don't get it. I don't think the popcorn is better than at any other place that puts a little effort into its popcorn, and if your time in Chicago is...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Under a brilliant white canopy, mayors from dozens of Los Angeles County cities gathered on the back lawn at Getty House Monday to talk about public safety, traffic congestion, job creation and how they can better work together to tackle problems.
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:50 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- Randy Kaplan, a nationally known children's singer and songwriter, will perform his offbeat and funny music from 7-8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, in East Park in downtown Charlevoix.
Families will be entertained with songs from Kaplan's not-...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 9:00 AM
If you happen to be at the Getty Center on Friday night or Saturday afternoon, you might bump into Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger playing a pop-up recital. Times and places will not be announced. Nor should you even try to imagine what kind of music, let...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 9:34 PM
Dolores Worth, 89, of Gettysburg died Saturday, July 20, 2013, at the Avera Gettysburg Hospital.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, at the United Methodist Church, Gettysburg. Burial will follow in the Gettysburg Cemetery, directed...