Marc Tavakoli has all the classic trappings of success: A law degree from Columbia University, stints at Manhattan law firms, a Beverly Grove penthouse apartment two floors up from a pop singer.
Within a minute of the final out in Game 7 of the World Series, I had left my neighborhood bar and was moseying along the 500-foot walk to my Lincoln Park apartment.
Ava DuVernay's Selma could be subtitled "behind the scenes of a hagiography." Apart from the stock footage of The famous march from Selma to Montgomery it's not cinema verite in the style of say The Battle of Algiers. Despite the graphic...Show More Summary
Thousands of residents across Los Angeles County woke up Christmas morning without power after unusually high winds tore apart trees, blew away holiday decorations and prompted the California Highway Patrol to issue an advisory to freeway drivers.
Lynda Alsip got an unexpected Christmas present this year: the 1967 Ford Mustang she had stolen from her 28 years ago. Alsip had last seen her first car, purchased for $800 in 1985, at her apartment complex in Salinas, Calif., before it vanished in 1986 while she was out with...
Make little changes in your apartment that will make you feel more of a grown-up. Buy a flat sheet or higher thread count. Keep a succulent alive.
The movie that made Fred MacMurray a cad
Suffolk County cops are searching for a man who set fire to his girlfriend’s apartment and hit a police officer.
Is the Times slowly going urbanist? Two articles about I-405’s traffic miseries this week, correctly diagnosing the problem as “jobs and housing too far apart” ($) and that [“freeways] destroy city neighborhoods and …are actually congestion generators.” ($) Want a good primer on the SEPA and EIS processes? Read the SonicsRising sports blog, seriously. Hyperbole […]
The 49ers season came apart weeks ago, leaving little for anyone to look forward to other than the end of the season-long Jim Harbaugh saga or their own future if their contract is coming to its conclusion. Wide receiver Michael Crabtree is in the latter group. Crabtree will be a free agent this offseason and…
Lou Reed and John Cale had a real good time together at Mr. Reed's apartment on Christmas Day 1977.
A Tallahassee woman was arrested for ripping apart a Satanic Temple holiday display because she said she “could not take it anymore, because it was “not right.” It was about 11:30 a.m. when Susan Hemeryck, 54, began the gnashing of the teeth to rip it apart. Her mugshot shows her wearing a “Catholic Warrior” t-shirt. The [...]
Alison, Liz & Nicole's Shared Space Small Cool Contest Entry Guidance about using small spaces smartly is at the core of what we do at Apartment Therapy. It's where we started and is never far from our hearts. Here are our best posts of the year, grouped by room, aimed at helping small space dwellers live well and love their homes. READ MORE »
This is a guest post by Climate Nexus. While many legal experts have already picked apart his argument, Harvard Professor Laurence H. Tribe took his analysis on behalf of the world’s largest privately held coal company against the EPA...Show More Summary
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument #815, Koreatown's French Chateau Apartments, was designed by architect Arlos Sedgley in 1937 and converted to condos in 2007. Located at the corner of South Hobart and James...
The Domino’s delivery man, working in Alabama, was likely set up. Najeh Masaeid, a father of four, was discovered dead in a hallway at the District at the Summit apartments near the Summit shopping center on Sunday night after he was sent to deliver a pizza to an apartment that turned out to be vacant, [...]
Small budgets and even smaller venues are often part of the fringe theater equation. But what sets Chicago apart from most other theater towns is that our grass-roots scene blossoms with work created by artists who don't view the storefront as just a steppingstone to "bigger" things, but as...
A New York City judge has ordered an Upper West Side woman to stop renting out her rent-stabilized apartment on Airbnb immediately. Noelle Penraat, 62, made $61,000 in nine months from renting out three of the four bedrooms in her apartment, according to the judge. Show More Summary
Taylor Swift has had quite the year. With short hair and a new apartment in New York, Swift started 2014 ready to take the music industry by storm. Despite the overwhelming success of her previous country albums, with 1989 she decided to ditch her cowboy boots for crop tops. Show More Summary