| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:57 PM
Eight years ago, real estate developer David Jordon bought the former site of the KFWB radio studios in the heart of Hollywood with plans to build a 16-story residential and office complex.
Los Angeles city officials reviewed his plans and approved...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:10 PM
The Los Angeles City Council approved a plan Wednesday that would radically alter the Hollywood skyline despite warnings from state officials that the project site may lie on a major earthquake fault line.
The 13-0 vote in favor of the Hollywood...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:01 AM
The Beach Boys recent 50th anniversary tour reunited original members Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, David Marks and longtime member Bruce Johnston for the first time in almost two decades.
Near the end of the tour in London, and the day before...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:44 AM
This is exactly how it’s supposed to work: the Funky Buddha Brewery opens along the FEC tracks in Oakland Park in June, its made-right-in-the-other-room craft beers and food-truck friends attracting the bearded and the pierced, the musical and the...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:14 PM
The developers of a Hollywood skyscraper project said Friday they have agreed to dig a trench on the property to help determine whether an earthquake fault runs under it.
Officials at New York-based Millennium Partners said that they do not believe...
| Sep 1, 2013
Re "Tower foes sue city, developer," Aug. 29
Several times a week I drive through the Cahuenga Pass toward Hollywood. Twice a week I take the shuttle bus to the Hollywood Bowl, and as we approach the 101 offramp at Cahuenga, I point out the Capitol...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Angus Scrimm always thought that he would be the star of “sophisticated, witty drawing-room comedies.” But instead of making people ......
| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Los Angeles officials have asked the developer of a controversial Hollywood skyscraper proposal to conduct new seismic tests to determine whether the project's towers could be at risk in an earthquake.
The request from the Department of Building and...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:47 AM
The Los Angeles City Council is poised for a major vote Wednesday on a controversial Hollywood skyscraper project near the famed Capitol Records building.
If the project is approved, New York-based Millennium Partners would be able to build more than...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:30 PM
The Hollywood Millennium project, which will plant two massive skyscrapers in the heart of Hollywood, got a green light from the L.A. City Council on Wednesday, reports The Times’ Kate Linthicum. The news surely came as a disappointment to opponents...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 11:11 AM
An Arkansas man has been sentenced to six years in prison for sexually assaulting a 21-year-old woman in Glendale after she responded to his job posting for a personal assistant on Craigslist, the Glendale News-Press reported.
Garry Dwayne Boga, 27,...