• By LA Times   -   Aug 23, 2019

    FOUR HOURS: CELEBRATING AFRICAN AMERICAN CULTURE IN LEIMERT PARK

    The last Sunday of each month, the community turns out to celebrate black music, art, community and food at the Leimert Park Art Walk....

    Food, Culture, Art, Business, Celebrity, Celebration
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 23, 2019

    DISHING DIRT WITH 'CATWOMAN' JULIE NEWMAR: 'A GARDEN IS A REFLECTION OF YOU'

    At 86, Julie Newmar, the curvy dancer/actress who made Catwoman an icon, has a simple plan for overcoming life's challenges: "Take...

    Life, Garden
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 23, 2019

    AIRPORT FACIAL RECOGNITION TECHNOLOGY RUNS INTO PRIVACY FEARS

    At airports across the U.S. and beyond, governments and airlines are using facial recognition and other biometrics. Meanwhile, privacy...

    Airlines
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 23, 2019

    TEST YOUR GRAPE-STOMPING SKILLS AT THESE FALL FESTIVALS

    Move over, Lucy and Ethel. It's time for a new generation to stomp grapes in a barrel.

    Festival
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 23, 2019

    SKIN CAMP: WHERE YOUR FACE GOES TO GET REJUVENATED OVER SUMMER VACATION

    There are no shortage of places in and around L.A. promising a workout for your face, a way to lift and tone naturally, and I chose...

    Vacation
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 23, 2019

    A SANTA MONICA BACKYARD IS REMADE FOR OUTDOOR ENTERTAINING

    The Santa Monica backyard was sun-baked and unwelcoming. The parents wanted more room for grown-up gatherings. Now, it's a prime place...

    Outdoor, Entertainment
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 23, 2019

    SANTA MONICA BACKYARD RENOVATED

  • By LA Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    ONE-STEP MAKEOVER: HOW A NEW BACKSPLASH CAN DRAMATICALLY TRANSFORM THE LOOK OF YOUR KITCHEN

    Whether you are gut-renovating, building a new home or simply want to upgrade the tired look of your current kitchen, putting in the...

    Look, Home, Beauty
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    STEP INTO A 'SECRET CITY' WHERE THE ATOMIC BOMB WAS CREATED IN LOS ALAMOS, N.M

    A short trip to the once secret city Los Alamos, N.M., where scientists toiled to create the atomic bomb.

    Trip, City
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    ESCAPES: ELEGANCE STILL REIGNS ON TRAINS. ALL ABOARD FOR CANADA!

    This week, Escapes takes us on two different train trips across Canada, where elegance and romance still reign. In other travel news,...

    Travel, Trip, Traveling
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    VEGAS ESCAPES: A TIM BURTON TWIST AT THE NEON MUSEUM

    Nothing director Tim Burton does is without surprise. So expect the unexpected and the bizarre when his Las Vegas exhibit opens Oct....

    Resort, Hotels, Las Vegas, Hotel, Museum
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    COOL WAYS TO BEAT THE HEAT FOR YOU AND YOUR PETS, PLUS A BATTERY BOOST

    Make packing simpler, keep your pet cool and boost your batteries.

  • By LA Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    I INVITED MARY ANN TO A GILLIGAN-THEMED TIKI PARTY - AND SHE SHOWED UP

    A half century after Mary Ann got off the island, we're taking her back. Dawn Wells joins us for a Gilligan-themed tiki party in Echo...

    Wellness
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 22, 2019

    'CATWOMAN' JULIE NEWMAR TAKES LANDSCAPING PERSONALLY: 'A GARDEN IS A REFLECTION OF YOU.'

    At 86, Julie Newmar, the curvy dancer/actress who made Catwoman an icon, has a simple plan for gardening and overcoming life's challenges:...

    Life, Garden
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 21, 2019

    FREE ADMISSION TO DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK FOR PARK SERVICE MILESTONE

    Death Valley is hot and dry, but it's free on Sunday for visitors who can take the heat. Fees are waived to mark the park service's...

  • By LA Times   -   Aug 21, 2019

    CHARACTERS INVADE LAS VEGAS, FROM TIM BURTON TO HELLO KITTY

    New shows - Tim Burton at the Neon Museum and Atomic Saloon at the Venetian - plus a Hello Kitty Cafe keep Vegas vibrant

    Museum, Las Vegas
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 21, 2019

    LOOKING TO RAMP UP YOUR FITNESS? 5 NEW WELLNESS HOT SPOTS TO TRY

    Looking to level up your fitness? Go inside a few of the newest wellness hot spots in and around Los Angeles.

    Wellness, Los Angeles, Fitness, Look
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 21, 2019

    PARIS, FLORENCE AND VENICE ON THE CHEAP: $1,699, WITH HOTELS AND AIRFARE

    Stay in central hotels and explore three of Europe's most popular destinations.

    Hotels, Paris, Destinations, Europe, Hotel
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 20, 2019

    AIRLINES EXPECT RECORD CROWDS OVER LABOR DAY WEEKEND

    Airlines expect record crowds over the weeklong Labor Day period.

    Weekends, Airlines
  • By LA Times   -   Aug 19, 2019

    STARTLED BY MANHATTAN BEACH'S EMOJI HOUSE? LET ME TELL YOU ABOUT SPITE HOUSES AND MY LUNCH IN SARAJEVO

    The emojis and pink paint on this Manhattan Beach home have caused a stir. Whether or not you see spite here, all the world seems to...

    Home, Beach