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Annenberg PetSpace: Inspired

Wallis Annenberg thought there should be a place where people could play, adopt, learn and grow with pets. So she made her dream real in Silicon Beach. Just opened, it's already changing lives for pets and people.

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Lowriders as high art

Lowrider flash has moved from streets to museums, including the Smithsonian and the Louvre. It’s also inspired a new genre of contemporary art. See the results at an exhibition of lowrider paintings, drawings, sculptures and installations (including cars) by over 50 California and other Southwest...

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Barnsdall Friday Wine Tastings: What’s the big deal?

Well, there’s sunsets. Awesome city views. Music by very cool DJs. Food trucks and pop-ups. Hollyhock House tours. Barnsdall-centric swag (new!). Oh, and curated tastings by Silverlake Wine. Yeah, it’s a big deal.

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Wallace Neff treasure with Howard Hughes drama

The Caldwell Residence by Beverly Hills architect to the stars Wallace Neff has been listed by Aaroe Estates, the luxury property division of John Aaroe Group, at $14,450,000. When Neff designed the elegant Spanish Colonial Revival home for an engineering tycoon in 1926, he never dreamed that tw...

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KCRW summer nights are on!

Starting now, KCRW is on location all summer long with free live band performances and DJ sets from Pasadena to the Pacific and Santa Barbara to Orange County. The lineup also features three Saturdays in the park at the Annenberg Space for Photography, combining great music, photography, food and...

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OK, so maybe the Skyslide is not for you.

But the 360° view from OUE Skyspace LA, nearly a thousand feet above the city, is something every Angeleno or visitor should experience at least once. (You can just watch the video of the Skyslide. Or maybe not.)

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John Aaroe Group opens in Calabasas

John Aaroe Group, the leading Los Angeles luxury residential real estate brokerage firm, has opened an office in Calabasas, its tenth in Greater Los Angeles. The move builds on momentum created by the strongest first half of the year in the company’s history, highlighted by record-breaking deals ...

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Q: Where’s California’s largest free open-air film festival?

There are 20 screenings in July throughout Old Pas, from Central Park to the One Colorado Courtyard. Titles range from popular blockbusters to a new documentary on America’s most famous cat, Griffith Park mountain lion P-22.

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Feeling a bit blah? Baile!

Dancing is unavoidable at LACMA’s Saturday Latin Sounds. This month brings Frances Livings’ Ipanema Lounge … triple Grammy winner Oscar Hernandez and quartet … and the hot Yamila Guerra Cuban Latin Band. Just try sitting still.

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The 25 loveliest LA wedding venues

From Thousand Oaks to Pasadena to Palos Verdes, LA is filled with enchanting places to say “I do.” From rustic ranches and elegant mansions to sunset beaches and dinosaur bones (say what?), here are some of the very best.