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TECHNOLOGY: Esotouric offers 3-D rides as actual funicular remains idle.
The Angels Flight funicular, billed as the shortest railway in the world, might be out of commission, but there’s a new way for enthusiasts to get their Angels Flight fix without leaving their computer.
West L.A.’s Leonard Green & Partners announced Tuesday that it has closed a $9.6 billion private equity investment fund.
VIDEO: Tyson Sadler aims to recast Skid Row’s image with ‘Artist’ production.
In the shadows of the dozens of luxury high-rise buildings popping up downtown are the unlikeliest of film stars, the homeless of Skid Row.
Five decades into career, Charles Arnoldi still spends six days a week in studio without an eye on sale prices
Charles Arnoldi invests time in his career without concern for big paydays.
NONPROFIT: Kent Smith to leave business district after 17 years at helm.
When Kent Smith became executive director of LA Fashion District 17 years ago, the business improvement district only spanned 18 blocks.
FOOD: Mast Brothers to provide tours to visitors sweet on confectionery.
A pair of Willie Wonkas has made its way to the Arts District.
ENTERTAINMENT: Venue’s ‘Sleepless’ event mixes up DJs, dance parties, videos.
Music lovers lounging in bean bags, watching an abstract light show against the backdrop of thumping music might sound like the scene at a super-secret party, but it’s actually taking place at downtown L.A.’s Music Center.
NONPROFIT: Institution’s latest exhibit features artists inspired by neighborhood.
A museum’s new neighborhood has become the subject of its latest exhibit.
ENTERTAINMENT: Venue at Ace Hotel proves hit with films featuring L.A. focus.
Over the past few years, the Theatre at the Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles has rekindled its Hollywood roots by hosting a number of film premieres and screenings.
HEALTH CARE: Kaiser’s new outpost in Bunker Hill part of shift to smaller sites.
Though Kaiser Permanente is known for its massive medical facilities in neighborhoods including Los Feliz and West Los Angeles, the Oakland-based health system has been branching out with smaller offices such as one it opened last month in Bunker Hill.