Highland Park was one of the first of the reemerging areas in Northeast LA, and the LA Times still lists it among the top five hottest metro neighborhoods in the city. Just a few Metro stops from Downtown, it has some of the best nightlife in the area, a creative heart that attracts art lovers,...
Once the home of Hollywood icon Debbie Reynolds, this one-of-a-kind villa on a double lot in the hills of Studio City has been lovingly restored and updated with sensitive attention to its 1929 heritage. 3734 Reklaw Drive is exclusively offered at $2,799,000 by Aaroe Estates Directors Kevin Driscoll and Bryan Abrams.This is the ultimate entertainer’s home. From the grand foyer, guests move into the sun-drenched living room, where graceful coved ceilings and a fireplace create a welcoming ambience. In the nearby formal dining room, an arched picture window frames stunning views. The showpiece in the chef's kitchen is a custom-made stove from Diva de la Provence in France. It’s accompanied by a Traulsen refrigerator, a marble-topped island, a baking station and a butler's pantry. A maid's room/den with patio completes this level.
On the second floor are four bedrooms plus a large porch with pastoral views and private access to a guess room. The vast and very private lot is entwined with lovely pathways and a magical lantern-lit vined trellis walkway. An outdoor kitchen with pizza oven makes for easy entertaining on the romantic weathered brick patio off the pool. The 750-square-foot finished basement features a pool bath, wine cellar and storage/gym area. The home is served by high-scoring Carpenter Community Charter School.
Historian Nathan Masters’ coproduction with KCETLink, the USC Libraries and the LA as Subject research alliance is back for a second season. With each segment created by a local emerging filmmaker, these are not your father’s documentaries.
Of all the times for your creativity to take a hike, Halloween is the worst. Don’t freak: LA has a clown car full of places ready to spill out great ideas by the bucket. Here are some top costume shops ready to make you the hit of the haunt.