| May 27, 2014
| 4:08 PM
A Los Angeles City Council panel voted Tuesday to move ahead with a backup plan for modernizing the city's Convention Center, one that assumes that an NFL football stadium won't be built nearby.
The council's Economic Development Committee recommended...
| May 23, 2014
| 2:21 PM
The BET Experience keeps getting bigger.
In the weeks before the three-day festival takes over L.A. Live from June 27 to 29, the network will sponsor a free weekly concert series.
BET and AEG teamed with Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza to present the...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Faith Evans, Warren G, Alice Smith, Mack Wilds, Tank, Eric Benet, Lacrae, Rico Love and Daley have all been tapped for the BET Experience Fan Fest, the network announced Thursday.
The acts will perform during the free expo offered during the three-day...
| May 10, 2014
| 6:32 PM
Acknowledging that their dreams of attracting a local NFL team may soon be dashed again, Los Angeles officials have begun laying the groundwork for the construction of a 1,000-room hotel on city-owned property that would directly connect to the Convention...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Now comes the financial byproduct of winning another Stanley Cup.
The business side of the Los Angeles Kings franchise has successfully capitalized on the team's stirring run to its second Stanley Cup championship in the last three seasons. First off,...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
International sports and entertainment behemoth AEG has agreed to consolidate its Los Angeles offices by leasing a historic former warehouse near downtown's LA Live.
AEG will move more than 500 employees of its AEG Live and AXS Ticketing divisions...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Five years after Michael Jackson died from an overdose of a powerful anesthetic, his legacy endures among legions of fans, some of whom continue to travel from across the globe to honor the pop legend's memory at his final resting place in Glendale....
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Days before the Friday launch of the second annual BET Experience, L.A. Live was packed with workers feverishly getting ready for the three-day festival.
Inside Staples Center, crews were preparing the arena for a weekend of shows that will include...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:13 PM
In four months, the proposal by Anschutz Entertainment Group to build a downtown football stadium will expire if an NFL team is not committed to play at the venue. That's too bad; this page had supported the idea, which seems to be going nowhere. One of...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The Electronic Entertainment Expo, the videogame industry's largest convention, could leave Los Angeles. If it does, it would cost the city $40 million a year in revenue.
The Entertainment Software Assn., which owns E3 -- this is the event's 20th...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Cranes dot the skyline in downtown Los Angeles as upscale hotels, hip restaurants and apartments signal a new wave of revitalization.
But if new arrivals want to become homeowners, tough luck. Surging demand, combined with a lull in condo construction,...