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September 27, 2016


OCTOBER 16, 2016 9am-4pm CicLAvia catalyzes vibrant public spaces, active transportation and good health through car-free streets. CicLAvia engages with people to positively transform our relationship…

July 14, 2016

New Main Museum in downtown Los Angeles reveals ‘Beta’ plans — and focus on art in L.A.

By Carolina A Miranda, L.A. Times It may not seem as if downtown Los Angeles is in need of yet another arts space. But it is coming nonetheless — and it’s aiming to fill a more locally minded role tha…

July 14, 2016

The Hottest Neighborhood to Know in LA Right Now

by Mary Holland, The New York Post Few neighborhoods better represent Los Angeles’ newfound commercial and cultural vibrancy quite like its historic downtown. Anchored by the Staples Center and set a…

July 8, 2016

The Heart of DTLA

7th& Broadway “I grew up in Manhattan Beach, but I’ve also lived in Los Feliz for twenty years. I have a pizza box because I just met my husband for lunch at Bottega Louis. Today I am in downtown…

June 30, 2016

Historic Theaters Gain New Life as Retail Stores

by Amy Edelen, Los Angeles Times Downtown’s L.A.’s Broadway Theater District, home to one of the largest concentrations of historic movie palaces in the nation, is gaining a new lease on life that doe…

June 16, 2016

Clifton’s Is Getting A New Coffee Shop And Chef

by Juliet Bennett Rylah, LAist Clifton’s Cafeteria is getting a new chef and opening up a coffee shop called The Old Mill. Chef Andrew Pastore will be taking over the culinary program at Clifton’s Caf…

June 16, 2016

Title Insurance building acquired for creative office redevelopment

by Andrew Khouri, LA Times A development group led by Rising Realty Partners plans to transform the vacant Title Insurance and Trust building in downtown Los Angeles into creative offices, a roughly $…

June 2, 2016

Old Bank District Art Museum Set to Start Work Soon

by Bianca Barragan, LA Curbed It’s been a while since we heard from the contemporary art museum planned for Downtown LA’s Old Bank District—the one set to run above, below, and through parts of the Ba…

June 1, 2016

Blair Besten Profiled on Silver Lake Blog

SILVER LAKE BLOG – April 29, 2016 We caught up with Executive Director of the Historic Core Bid of Downtown Los Angeles – Blair Besten. If you’re lucky you might catch her too. She’s regularly spotted…

May 31, 2016

Downtown LA: Why now’s the time to visit America’s hippest ‘hood

byPól Ó Conghaile, Independent Ireland The Nickel Diner’s grill is sizzling. Around it, sitting in burgundy leather banquettes by wooden tables, customers are tucking into a mix of pancakes, egg scram…

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