| Jan 31, 2011
| 3:46 PM
Actor Corbin Bernsen and his wife, actress and interior designer Amanda Pays, have purchased a 1936 Tudor in Valley Village for $900,000.
The home, which was on the market for the first time in more than 60 years, is in need of a complete renovation....
| Feb 1, 2011
| 1:33 PM
STUDIO CITY (KTLA) -- A big rig truck and a minivan collided on the eastbound Ventura (101) Freeway in Studio City early Tuesday, shutting down the freeway and creating a traffic tie-up that lasted for hours.
According to witnesses, a big rig hauling two...
| Sep 9, 2007
Judy Mello wasn't looking forward to buying a new place to live, imagining a lengthy, complicated and perhaps stressful experience.
"I figured it was going to drag on for months and months," she says. "But it wasn't like that at all." In fact, it took...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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....
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 11, 2009
'Banjo Fred" Starner, an economics professor and banjo-playing folk singer who documented hobo music and culture, has died. He was 72.
Starner, of Winnetka, died Oct. 25 at a West Hills rehabilitation facility of complications from pneumonia and the...
| 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....