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ICYMI: Celebs Were Reportedly Warned Ahead Of Time To Avoid Fyre Festival

Plus, China Café reopens, the NYT profiles Michael Weinstein, where to celebrate #IndieBookstoreDay, and more! [ more › ]

Metro Formalizes Plan To Speed Up Purple Line's Completion

Phase 1 of the extension should reach La Cienega by 2023, with Phase 2 and 3 planned to finish by 2026. [ more › ]

This Compton Native Is L.A.'s New Poet Laureate

Robin Coste Lewis won the National Book Award for poetry in 2015. [ more › ]

Police Chief Charlie Beck Says LAPD Failures Led To L.A. Riots

"I think the Los Angeles Police Department as an organization had everything to do with those awful days in the spring of 1992." [ more › ]

There Is A 'Roseanne' Reboot In The Works

The iconic sitcom will return for one season. [ more › ]

Are Beyoncé And Jay Z Finally Settling Down In L.A. On This $120 Million Pile Of Dirt?

This is the third time in as many years the Carters have made an offer on a home in L.A. [ more › ]

How A Radio Station Became Koreatown's Lifeline During The '92 Unrest

When Koreatown fell into turmoil, Radio Korea became a "command center" through which people traded vital information. [ more › ]

ICYMI: Why Bootleggers Are Smuggling Delicious Butter Into Wisconsin

Plus, how many U.S. jobs are linked with NAFTA, a serial killer in Phoenix, the Cassini spacecraft swings by Saturn, and much more! [ more › ]

Reclaiming Public Space: Modular Synth Music Along The L.A. River

The monthly event takes place somewhere along the L.A. River. [ more › ]

Photos: A Taste Of What's New This Spring At Smorgasburg LA

From oysters to bone broth, there's something for everyone. [ more › ]

The Band From 'That Thing You Do!' Reunited At The Roxy

Whether you call them The Oneders, or The Wonders, they still know how to jam. [ more › ]

Here's What L.A. Looks Like To A New Yorker Who Has Never Been

Not that you asked, but here's what a New Yorker thinks of L.A., having never actually been. [ more › ]

Councilman Mitch O'Farrell Revokes His Support For City Council Hopeful Joe Bray-Ali

O'Farrell expressed concern that Bray-Ali had "compromised his ability to be an effective leader." [ more › ]

Tom Of Finland, A Pioneer Of Homoerotic Art, Is Celebrated In New Film

LAist speaks with director Dome Karukoski about his new biopic on the late artist Tom of Finland, who'd moved from Finland to reside in Los Angeles. [ more › ]

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