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For a Los Angeles history buff like me, the reemergence of Northeast LA and its long-established neighborhoods is exciting to watch. Here’s just a glimpse of what we’re learning as these communities enter a new chapter.
John Aaroe
 
NELA: The latest word in LA news

In the days of the Red Cars, the neighborhoods close to downtown LA were bustling centers of life and business. Then came the automobile, freeways, suburbs and malls. Now, in a move away from urban sprawl and long commutes, focus is shifting back to downtown and the surrounding neighborhoods of Northeast LA — NELA.
One of the area’s oldest communities, Glassell Park, is emerging fast. Set on a hillside with awe-inspiring views in every direction, it’s the entrance to NELA. Popular shops, cafes and restaurants are just down the street in Eagle Rock, Highland Park and Atwater Village. (NELA’s 14 neighborhoods also include Arroyo Seco, Garvanza and Mount Washington.) more »
 
What city does this American beauty call home?

If you said Paris, give yourself a gold star! Right now, Whistler’s Mother and two more masterpieces, by Manet and Cézanne, are on loan from the Musée d’Orsay to the Norton Simon Museum in Pasadena. Hurry – they head back to France after June 22. more »
Is your décor in the doldrums?

We have just the jump-start for you: this list of 100 top interior design blogs. With all the styles, ideas and approaches here, you’ll be poring over swatches and paint chips in no time. more »
The Valley’s Moorish dream city

Huckster/developer Victor Girard knew a promising piece of cow pasture when he saw one. Especially if when planted with 120,000 varied trees and dotted with Moorish-inspired estates. The trees are still there. The estates, not so much. more »
 
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