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Bus stop relocated at Wilshire/La Brea for Purple Line construction

The notice from Metro is below and the relocation begins THIS SUNDAY. The relocation will continue for several years  as the northwest corner of Wilshire and La Brea will first be used for construction staging on the project and then will become the entrance to the underground station. 60 more words


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the city utility truck cuts straight through
summer’s anesthetic aura
a man on back unraveling the devil’s dentrifice from a hydraulic spigot with
resignation… 41 more words


Shorts that won't make you look like a complete shithouse

In little over a week I head off on an inter-railing trip around Europe. Now I realise this is the kind of excursion you might expect a student in their early 20’s to embark on, not a bitter service sector professional approaching their mid-30’s. 317 more words


suite spots: the huxley on la brea

Welcome to our new series called #SuiteSpots. We know that apartment hunting in LA can feel just like being a contestant in the The Hunger Games… 777 more words

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On my very last brunch here in Los Angeles, I was directed to the world famous bakery on La brea.

With a well known status all over the United States, featuring cafes in the likes of Disneyland, it was the bakery here on La Brea which was were it all started. 406 more words


Curiosity uncovers Adventure

After almost two and a half weeks staying in La Brea, Los Angeles, I had never ventured into any of the stores which lie along the main street… until today that is. 603 more words

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"The Tar Pits Tar Pits"

The La Brea tar pits: La Brea meaning ‘tar pits’. Literal translation of La Brea tar pits is “tar pits tar pits”

Who’d have thought that hidden within the depth of Los Angeles’ urban sprawl lies a world-class site of exceptional preservation? 475 more words

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