Arts & Culture

Supervisor Solis wants to put the brakes on Whittier Boulevard cruising

EAST LOS ANGELES — Cruising Whittier Boulevard, once a time honored ritual, had faded away in recent years. But apparently there’s been a cruising comeback, with events drawing 2,000 classic as well as rather ordinary cars to jam the boulevard. Now, L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solis wants to renew efforts to clamp down on the cruising events in response to ... Read More »

Hyperion Lyric theater in Silver Lake is holding a fundraiser

At the Lyric Hyperion, Silver Lake theater experiments need support

SILVER LAKE — Spare some change for experimental theater? The Lyric Hyperion – at the corner of, indeed, Lyric and Hyperion – is having a crowd-funding campaign to fix its 70-year-old theater – $3,000 for a busted air-conditioning compressor, $1,000 for wall and ceiling repairs, up to $1,000 for electrical work, the list goes on. But an experimental theater’s greatest ... Read More »