Friday, October 9, 2015


How dad and daughter pedaled their way to a Dodgers game


CYPRESS PARK -- For many people, riding a bike is considered a recreational pursuit better left to those who are young and don't have to haul around bags of groceries and kids. But bike shop owner and cycling advocate Josef Bray-Ali has long challenged that view. To make his point, he and his 7-year-old daughter recently rode a cargo bike to a Dodger game from his shop in Cypress Park in about 30 minutes.

Will Dodger fans play along with new parking rules?

No parking on Avenue of the Palms

Temporary No Parking and 2-Hour Parking signs have been installed around Dodger Stadium in time for Monday's season opener. The parking restrictions, which apply to residents as well as visiting Dodger fans, are the city's most recent effort to keep pre-game tailgating parties and public drinking from getting out of control

The night the Marines landed at Dodger Stadium

Photo by Cpl. Anna Albrecht

There was plenty of action at Dodger Stadium on Monday night but it had nothing to do with baseball. Camouflaged and armed members of The 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit conducted a simulated raid on the ballpark to “capture a high value target” as part of an ... Read More »

5 Questions with Dodgers’ planning chief Janet Marie Smith

Dodger Stadium

On Jackie Robinson Day, baseball’s  commemoration of the color barrier-breaking Dodger player,  Dodger Stadium was  empty of fans but the ballpark was still humming. Dodgers’ Senior Vice President of Planning and Development Janet Marie Smith was taking her daily stroll around the stadium alongside architect Brenda ... Read More »