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Painting the Los Angeles River

Here is a recent article featuring a few older pastels of the Los Angeles River.  I used to paint down there quite a bit.  It is absolutely spectacular.   35 more words

Plein Air

The LA River runs through it

The Los Angeles River is about to undergo a major change. A huge investment is being made to transform the river to enhance water quality, provide green infrastructure, and improve access and environmental equity by way of the… 191 more words

Sustainability

l.a. river to nowhere

There is a big piece missing from the LA River Bike Trail, like 10 or 20 miles of a piece. On the north, where the trail parallels a revitalized, recreationally designated stretch of the river, between Chinatown and Griffith Park, you wouldn’t even think about, or care about the missing piece. 289 more words

Cycling

Rescued Dog Adopted By Woman Who Reported Him In LA River

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A dog rescued from the Los Angeles River during a quick-moving storm last week was adopted Thursday.

The Welsh Corgi-mix named Lucky was spotted by Rachel Dably in the LA River around 3:45 p.m. 191 more words

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Fishermen Discover Man's Body In LA River

LONG BEACH (CBSLA.com) — A man’s body was discovered Wednesday afternoon in the Los Angeles River in Long Beach.

Two fishermen made the discovery and contacted authorities shortly after 1 p.m., according to Long Beach police. 58 more words

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Man's Body Found Behind Prestigious Valley Prep School

STUDIO CITY  (CBSLA.com) — A man’s body was discovered Monday behind a prestigious Los Angeles prep school.

The body was located around 8:40 a.m. in the Tujunga Wash behind Campbell Hall in Studio City, the Los Angeles Police Department said. 29 more words

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Sixth Street Viaduct, Los Angeles

Another post about a doomed structure.

This is LA’s grandest bridge, and at 3500 feet in length, the longest span over the industrial LA River basin. 267 more words