• By LA Times   -   Feb 19, 2020

    GRIFFITH OBSERVATORY: TAKE A PICNIC, TAKE A PAL. JUST REMEMBER, WE ARE ALL STARDUST

    If L.A. has a tickle spot, it would be here at Griffith Observatory, east of the sun and west of the moon.

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 19, 2020

    SHOULD EMOTIONAL SUPPORT ANIMALS BE ALLOWED ON A PLANE? MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD

    The fur has been flying about whether emotional support animals should be allowed on planes. Your thoughts?

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 18, 2020

    WHAT'S NEW FOR FANS AT DODGERS AND ANGELS SPRING TRAINING GAMES

    At the Dodgers spring training site in Glendale, Ariz., a new road connects to entertainment options. The Angels' site in Tempe has...

    Entertainment
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 17, 2020

    THIS BAG CAN BE A CARRY-ON OR A 24- OR 28-INCH PIECE - YOUR CHOICE

    Luggage that grows, a battery pack that can charge you mobile devices and your car battery, a vacuum that powers through, and "finger...

    Cars, Car, Bags, Bag
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 17, 2020

    FACES OF FRIEZE 2020: PICTURING THE ART CROWD AT LOS ANGELES' PREMIER FAIR

    Photographer Carolyn Cole captures the styles and personalities at Frieze Los Angeles, which for some is like cosplay for the blue-chip...

    Style, Art, Styles, Los Angeles
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 15, 2020

    PORTLAND'S BEST RAMEN RESTAURANTS

    Ramen has taken root in Oregon's melting pot; here's a sampling of some that warmed our hearts.

    Restaurant
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 15, 2020

    TAKE A BREAK FROM SPRING TRAINING IN ARIZONA ON THESE 7 GREAT SIDE TRIPS

    If you're headed to watch the Dodgers and the Angels warm up for the 2020 MLB season and need a break, try one or all of these fun...

    Trip, Watches, Watch
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 15, 2020

    HE BROKE UP WITH ME BY TEXT. BUT I WISH HE HAD JUST GHOSTED ME

    Ghosting gets a worse rep than it deserves, in my opinion. As both a former ghoster and a ghostee, I find it way more merciful than...

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 15, 2020

    LETTERS: E-BIKES AND E-SCOOTERS ARE E-NUISANCES AND DON'T BELONG ON PUBLIC PATHS

    E-bikes have the power to do great damage. Also, some bad experiences but some great ones at DMV offices in California. And how casinos...

    Casino
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 15, 2020

    HOW DANIEL PATRICK TURNED HIS LOVE OF SPORTS, HIP-HOP AND 1990S NOSTALGIA INTO A BRAND

    Designer Daniel Patrick left a life in sports in Australia for fashion and eventually love in Los Angeles.

    Design, Los Angeles, Fashion, Brands, Life, Australia
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 14, 2020

    WHAT YOU'LL BE WEARING THIS FALL, ACCORDING TO NEW YORK FASHION WEEK

    Draped capes, a bouquet of florals and an emphasis on sustainability are among New York Fashion Week's top takeaways. You'll likely...

    Fashion week, Fashion, New York
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 14, 2020

    SKI AND SURF ON THE SAME DAY. BUT IN CANADA? YES

    You might expect to do that in L.A. or Chile, but in Canada? Yes. On the western coast, it's completely possible. I know. I did it.

    Surfing, Skiing, Ski
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 14, 2020

    DO YOU OFTEN GET LOST? DO YOU LACK A SENSE OF DIRECTION? THESE TOOLS MAY HELP

    Some people always seem to know where they are. For the rest of us who must navigate the world, here are techniques that will help...

    People
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 14, 2020

    NEED A VALENTINE'S DAY LOVE POEM? SEE THE POET AT LONG BEACH AIRPORT

    On-demand words of love await fliers at Long Beach Airport on Valentine's Day.

    Beach
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 14, 2020

    BACKYARD LANDLORD: WHAT TO KNOW BEFORE BUILDING AN ADU OR GRANNY FLAT

    Homeowners in neighborhoods zoned for single-family residences now have great ability to build accessory homes - sometimes dubbed "granny...

    Single, Design, Family, Home, Look
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 14, 2020

    GARDEN CALENDAR: 'BONSAI-A-THON,' BIRD WATCHING AND MUSHROOM WALKS

    Gardeners: There's so much to do outdoors right now. No need to wait for Spring. Let's get started.

    Watch, Outdoor, Watches, Garden
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 14, 2020

    BONG JOON HO'S TIPS ON HOW HE STAYS SO CHILL: 'I'M ACTUALLY VERY ANXIOUS'

    What's the secret to Bong Joon Ho's success? Keep it simple and channel your angst into your work.

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 13, 2020

    SEATING SOLUTIONS THAT WON'T MAKE YOU DREAD GUESTS STOPPING BY

    Want to entertain more at home and be ready for drop-in guests? Then you need extra seating. Here are some solutions.

    Home, Entertainment
  • By LA Times   -   Feb 13, 2020

    YOSEMITE'S 'FIREFALL' GLOW IS A NO-GO: NO WATER MEANS NO WATERFALL

    Horsetail Fall lacks water, which means the crowd-drawing reflection of sunset light won't appear, park officials say

  • By LA Times   -   Feb 13, 2020

    ERSKINE: IN THIS COMMON HOUSE, WE RAISED FOUR UNCOMMON KIDS

    We raised four kids in this old house. There were birthdays and proms, bloody knees and Scout meetings. We changed a million diapers...