Category: Places

San Pedro, Southern Tip of Los Angeles

San Pedro represents one of the smartest decisions of city planning and politics in the history of Los Angeles. It’s home to the port of Los Angeles and responsible for the Harbor Gateway. To get […]

Walking in L.A.: The Bridges of Boyle Heights

April brings better temperatures and longer days to Los Angeles. It felt like the right time to head to Boyle Heights and trek through the bridges that connect one side of the city to the […]

A Night in Elysian

Saturday night I took my daughters up to Elysian Fields for a night of stargazing. My wife was working late and it was just the three of us. My oldest had an astronomy project focused […]

Pioneer Chicken Still Exists

As a kid, Pioneer Chicken was in walking distance, on the corner of Sunset and Echo Park. When I first moved to EP, we would go grocery shopping at the Guadalupana and Pioneer Market. Right […]

Conversation with Eric Nusbaum and Gustavo Arellano Presented by the Glendale Public Library

People often say that nobody in L.A. is from L.A. but that’s not the truth. Many of us have been in Los Angeles our whole lives and are proud to call it home. No, the […]

Exploring L.A. During Quarantine

The quarantine began in March and we’re still living in some level of self-isolation. As the August heat wave hit Los Angeles, the fans and portable air conditioner at home were fighting a losing battle. […]