We decided to give a taste of some of the city's essential tacos, with a couple of burritos and quesadillas thrown in for good measure. Consider this your guide to L.A.'s 10 essential tortilla-based, portable foodstuffs.
A Complete Asshole's Guide to Commuting in Los Angeles
Hey there, asshole! Just moved to the Angel City, huh? The Big Orange. Tinselvillage. Know how I can tell? We assholes can spot each other a mile away — and that chrome spoiler from last year is a dead giveaway. Look, driving here isn’t like slaloming corn stalks and shuttered coal...
Pair Of Spec House Giants Compete for Top Sale in Los Angeles
Amidst a deepening slowdown in luxury home sales, two big spec developers with megamansions next door to each other in Bel-Air have slashed their prices.
Eat These, the 10 Best Nachos in Los Angeles
10 Best Bánh Mì Sandwiches in Los Angeles
The banh mi is a delicious byproduct of French colonialism in Vietnam (which officially lasted from 1887 to 1954). The French brought baguettes to help fuel sandwiches, which were filled with French meats like pates and eventually incorporated Vietnamese proteins and flavors. The prototypical banh mi incorporates a crusty baguette with...
The 10 Best Restaurants in Downtown Los Angeles
Downtown's explosive growth has been one of the most widely discussed topics in the restaurant world for the past few years. Now we are beginning to see those planted seeds bear delicious, delicious fruit. What was once a scattered collections of very good places to eat has morphed and matured...
Here Are the 5 Top-Paying Jobs in Los Angeles
The film and television industry seems to overshadow Los Angeles' other economic engines. But a new analysis of local salaries by employment site Glassdoor found little Hollywood influence in its list of top-paying jobs. A 2012 study by the L.A. Economic Development Corporation found that the average entertainment-industry salary was ...
An easier way to fly to Los Angeles or Las Vegas
JetSuiteX transports travelers from three Bay Area airports to Burbank and to Las Vegas at reasonable (but not cheap) fares but with service that's a cut above that of the major airlines.
20 confirmed dead
Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has confirmed 20 dead and several missing following the passage of Tropical Storm Erika on Thursday morning, as details have begun to emerge of the severity of the...
10 under-the-radar activities in Los Angeles
There are plenty of cool and interesting activities in Los Angeles most tourists rarely partake in, like the cave in Griffith Park that once doubled as Batman's lair. With that
Wonderful World: Discover Los Angeles
By Tom Sawyer Welcome tourists! In this edition, we have to talk about the second most populated cit
10 best debuts at the Los Angeles Auto Show
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Number of typhus patients in Los Angeles surpasses 100
Squalid conditions in the city's skid row area have created a 'typhus zone' where cases have cropped up.
10 Best Tacos in Los Angeles
We’re blessed, living in L.A., at least as far as tacos go. You can be struck by a hankering at most anywhere in the city at most anytime of the day or night, and be able to find more than one supremely satisfying taco truck or joint within a mile...
How to Become a Model in Los Angeles
Breaking into the City of Angels as a model is no easy task, but we’re here to help you in your journey!
Dogs aboard for special tours of Los Angeles Harbor on May 20
Dog lovers may take their well-behaved, leashed dogs on one of two 60-minute, dog-friendly boat tours of Los Angeles Harbor on May 20. Tour 1 is from 9:30-10:30 a.m. and Tour 2 is from 10-30-11:30 a.m. Capacity is limited. Dog-tour participants must e
L.A. confidential: What the Los Angeles and the national media are saying about the Jazz
Utah Jazz fans likely already know what local writers think of the team as they prepare to face the Los Angeles Clippers in the first round of the NBA playoffs. But what do those who cover the Clipper
Los Angeles marks 20 years since bloody bank robbery
Dozens of Los Angeles police officers gathered at an emotional ceremony Tuesday to mark the 20th anniversary of an infamous gunbattle between police and two heavily armed bank robbers that changed the way police departments across the United States arm their officers.
How to keep low-income families in Los Angeles
Allowing more housing may bring growing pains, but obstructing it only moves the pain to the people we too often forget about.
Los Angeles shows the state how not to address homelessness
The definition of “mistake,” the Merriam-Webster dictionary tells us, is “a wrong judgment; a wrong action or statement proceeding from faulty judgment, inadequate knowledge, or inattention.”…