| May 18, 2009
In the late 1960s, as reports of repression of Soviet Jews began to increase, a question began filtering to the West: "Why have you forgotten us?"
Si Frumkin, a survivor of Dachau and a prominent Los Angeles textile manufacturer, heard the question and...
| Dec 7, 2008
Elmer Valentine, co-founder of the Whisky a Go Go, the legendary live rock showcase on the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood that gave birth to the go-go dancer phenomenon of the 1960s, has died. He was 85.
Valentine, who also co-founded the Roxy Theatre in...
| Aug 7, 2010
Screenwriter, bestselling novelist and "Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan" director Nicholas Meyer has put his Pacific Palisades house up for sale at $7.3 million.
The two-story Cliff May design, built in 1937, has been his family home for 15 years....
| 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...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 12:56 PM
Update: Former Los Angeles Police Department Chief William Bratton and his wife, Rikki Klieman, have sold their Los Feliz house for $1.4 million.
They put the L-shaped house on the market in July at $1,875,000, about a month before Bratton, 62, announced...
| Oct 24, 2009
The Home staff has culled recommendations from the architects, interior designers and do-it-yourselfers featured in this section to compile this list of resources for anyone planning to remodel, redecorate or otherwise turn his or her home into a work...
| Oct 10, 2007
NEW YORK (AP) -- Britney Spears' "Blackout" is coming sooner than expected.
The pop star's eagerly anticipated new album will be released Oct. 30, Jive Records announced Wednesday, citing Internet leaks as the reason the date was moved up from Nov. 13....
| Jul 6, 2007
Who needs telenovelas when you have Los Angeles City Hall?
In Thursday's summer of love installment, inquiring minds wondered if taxpayers have ever footed the bill for Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's dalliances with Telemundo news anchor/reporter...
| Dec 11, 2007
A broken water main flooded Coldwater Canyon Avenue at Mulholland Drive early this morning, temporarily cutting off two key Studio City arteries and sending water and debris gushing across rocker Eddie Van Halen's yard, officials said.
| Jul 16, 2008
Way back in my cub days at the Oakland Tribune, the paper I read growing up, I learned to check the bulletin board every day to see who the owner was. We had four of them in six years, and a wise man would have known then to leave journalism for dry-...
| Jun 18, 2008
Monday night. Less than 24 hours before the wedding.
Paul Waters was restless. Every day for the last three weeks, he was consumed with planning his marriage to Kevin Voecks. They had waited 15 years for this moment, from the time they had matching...