Looking Up Through Trees

It’s LA, so I’m late because of traffic. On NPR, an analysis of what’s expected for the second 2016 Presidential Debate plays all the way to Santa Fe Springs, where the Elections Operations Center for the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County

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Looking Up Through Trees

It’s LA, so I’m late because of traffic. On NPR, an analysis of what’s expected for the second 2016 Presidential Debate plays all the way to Santa Fe Springs, where the Elections Operations Center for the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County

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Art in Unexpected Places: The LA County Coroner’s Office

“Do you want to see the bodies?” The woman posing the question was Melody Smith, the genial Los Angeles County employee who was our guide for a behind-the-scenes tour of the Department of Medical Examiner–Coroner. Given the setting, it was

Art in Unexpected Places: The LA County Coroner’s Office

“Do you want to see the bodies?” The woman posing the question was Melody Smith, the genial Los Angeles County employee who was our guide for a behind-the-scenes tour of the Department of Medical Examiner–Coroner. Given the setting, it was

A Day in the Life of a Field Registrar

It was a perfect early spring morning to explore Descanso Gardens. The botanical garden’s tulips, lilacs and cherry blossoms were in spectacular bloom. Like many of that day’s visitors, Bridget Campos brought equipment with her. But rather than a tripod

A Day in the Life of a Field Registrar

It was a perfect early spring morning to explore Descanso Gardens. The botanical garden’s tulips, lilacs and cherry blossoms were in spectacular bloom. Like many of that day’s visitors, Bridget Campos brought equipment with her. But rather than a tripod

A Proposal for Los Angeles County

Take a look around Los Angeles. Clearly this town has a thing for mid-century design. Ikea and Mad Men surely stoked the flames but the fever for the movement’s clean lines and implied democratic, informal lifestyle was in full swing

A Proposal for Los Angeles County

Take a look around Los Angeles. Clearly this town has a thing for mid-century design. Ikea and Mad Men surely stoked the flames but the fever for the movement’s clean lines and implied democratic, informal lifestyle was in full swing

Rediscovering LA County Civic Art Assets

Something about Los Angeles inspires unforgettable detective stories, whether they’re novelist Walter Mosley’s tales of Watts private eye Easy Rawlins, the big screen noir of Chinatown or TV’s romantic comedy Moonlighting. Now one of Southern California’s greatest sleuthing projects is unfolding in real life, and it has already turned up hundreds of treasures, many of them hidden in plain sight.

Rediscovering LA County Civic Art Assets

Something about Los Angeles inspires unforgettable detective stories, whether they’re novelist Walter Mosley’s tales of Watts private eye Easy Rawlins, the big screen noir of Chinatown or TV’s romantic comedy Moonlighting. Now one of Southern California’s greatest sleuthing projects is unfolding in real life, and it has already turned up hundreds of treasures, many of them hidden in plain sight.