Los Angeles (Calif)

January 20, 2018

The Look: Where the Real Los Angeles Meets the Dream

Advertisement Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles is both a real street and a myth.CreditJake Michaels for The New York Times Like Broadway in New York and […]
December 23, 2017

Who Wants to Buy the Most Expensive House in America?

Advertisement “This isn’t the first time two men have fought over me,” Rene Russo says in “Just Getting Started.” That’s about the funniest line in the […]
December 9, 2017

Hey, ‘Budtender’: Los Angeles’s Power Brokers of Pot Crank Up the Kook

LOS ANGELES — Carli Jo Bidlingmaier was talking to a group of 20-somethings in a living room in the Bel-Air neighborhood here, weeks before the wildfires. […]
November 21, 2017

How Charles Manson Nearly Made It in Hollywood

Advertisement For a fleeting moment in the confused swirl of the 1960s, Charles Manson, a diminutive ex-convict who had taken to hippie silks and a cosmic […]
September 19, 2017

An Earthquake Hits and Angelenos Shelter on Twitter

Hurricanes in Florida, Texas and the Caribbean; record-high temperatures in San Francisco; and wildfires in the Pacific Northwest. And last night, a 3.6-magnitude earthquake a few […]
June 9, 2017

Vows: How Long to Find the One? Five Minutes on a Dating Site

Vows By MARIELLE WAKIM Brian Rosenberg hadn’t exactly planned on proposing to Jen Bilik behind the Hitching Post, a restaurant in Santa Barbara, Calif. (In retrospect, […]
December 17, 2016

Encounters: Kelly Oxford Is Looking for Peace of Mind

Encounters By KATHERINE ROSMAN On a bleak-for-Los Angeles morning this month, Kelly Oxford — author, mother, social media activist and provocateur — sat in a coffee […]
November 26, 2016

Scene Stealers: From Moguls to Mortals

Scene Stealers By BROOKS BARNES LOS ANGELES — Some out-of-work Hollywood moguls handle the transition from general to civilian with grace. But they can also be […]
November 4, 2016

Modern Love: My U-Turn From Isolation to Intimacy

Modern Love By MICHELLE FIORDALISO There is a moment when your child gets too adolescent to cuddle. For me, that moment arrived when my 14-year-old son, […]
October 5, 2016

A Head-Shot Truck Comes to New York

On a recent afternoon in Hell’s Kitchen, a pink and orange Chevrolet Stepvan, pulled up to the curb. It looked suspiciously like a food truck peddling […]