Audience Award Winners of 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival Announced

Jun 27, 2010 by Tom Jones

Today Film Independent, the non-profit arts organization that produces the Spirit Awards and the Los Angeles Film Festival, announced its 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival audience award winners before the Closing Night film, “Despicable Me.” [...]

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Artistic Graffiti – Los Angeles Style

Jun 24, 2010 by Lisa Newton

While I was taking photographs for Travelin’ Local’s most recent Sunday Afternoon at the Theatre, story, I passed the rear of a building that caught my eye.
Typically, artists will not only find art in the [...]

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Hey LA, Give your Local Opera Some Love

Jun 23, 2010 by Lindsay Pullin

I’m not an opera critic and I can’t tell you which opera in the world is the best, or whether Placido Domingo’s voice has ripened with his old age. But I can tell you that [...]

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Meet your Neighbor at Pershing Square

Jun 23, 2010

Have you ever lived next to someone and not even known their name? How about living in a city, but not really “knowing” anything about the city?
If you answered “Yes” to either of these questions, [...]

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Sunday Afternoon at the Theatre – Los Angeles Theatre

Jun 20, 2010

In the heart of the Broadway Theatre Corridor is the magnificent Los Angeles Theatre. Built in 1931, the Los Angeles Theatre was the brainchild of three men; William Fox, who founded Fox Film Corporation, which [...]

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A Quick Guide to the Los Angeles Film Festival

Jun 19, 2010

Is watching a new, independent movie from a brand new director or a tried and true one something you enjoy? How about a brand new music video.  And don’t forget about the huge burgeoning foreign [...]

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Los Angeles and Cities for Cycling

Jun 16, 2010

In 1995, the then Commissioner of New York City’s Department of Transportation, Elliot Sander, with the support of then USDOT Deputy Secretary Mortimer Downey, reached out to their counterparts in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, and [...]

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Boston Sucks or Beat LA! For the 12th Time in NBA History a Familiar Chant Comes to Town

Jun 15, 2010

The Celtics have seventeen; the Lakers have fifteen – championship banners that hang from each sports franchise’s hallowed rafters. The two teams make up for 32 of the 63 championships in NBA history. An unheard [...]

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Los Angeles Free Friday

Jun 11, 2010

Maybe it’s because the 2010 FIFA World Cup starts this weekend, or the Lakers are in the N.B. A. finals against their long time nemesis, The Boston Celtics, or because it’s in the middle of [...]

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Let’s Pitch in and clean up Downtown LA

Jun 05, 2010

If you’re a follower of Travelin’ Local, you know that we’re huge fans of the Downtown Broadway Theatre Corridor, where the nation’s largest concentration of historic theatres are in one place.
It has, among other [...]

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Take me out to the ball game – the Dodger’s of course!

May 10, 2010

Summer is right around the corner, and that means longer sunny days, watermelon, and baseball. If you live in Los Angeles, and have never attended a Dodgers game, shame on you!
With that in mind, I’m [...]

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The 2010 Amgen Tour of California is coming to Los Angeles

May 04, 2010

Get ready because on May 22nd, the 2010 Amgen Tour of California will be coming to LA LIVE in Stage 7 with a 21-mile individual time trial.
With the backdrop of such downtown landmarks as [...]

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How to use Google Maps and the Los Angeles Metro

Apr 19, 2010

Do you use Google maps to get from where you are to where you’re going? Whenever I’m going to a new location for a Travelin’ Local article, I always use Google Maps, and I’ll tell [...]

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