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Brown orders California's first mandatory water restrictions: 'It's a different world'

Brown orders California's first mandatory water restrictions: 'It's a different world' | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Standing in a brown field that would normally be smothered in several feet of snow, Gov.
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The Ultimate Pulp Fiction Filming Location Map of Los Angeles - Curbed LA

The Ultimate Pulp Fiction Filming Location Map of Los Angeles - Curbed LA | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
If you weren't culturally conscious 20 years ago, you might not realize there were a few brief glorious years when John Travolta was not at all important in any...
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Urban gardening on the rise atop downtown Los Angeles skyscrapers - KABC-TV

Urban gardening on the rise atop downtown Los Angeles skyscrapers - KABC-TV | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
The towers of glass, steel and concrete that rise above downtown Los Angeles might not seem like the most logical place to farm for food, but think again. Urban gardening is a growing trend.
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Urban farm bill could help transform South LA's empty lots - The South Los Angeles Report

Urban farm bill could help transform South LA's empty lots - The South Los Angeles Report | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
A proposed bill would give property owners tax incentives to turn their lots into farms.
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The Short Shelf Life Of Urban School Superintendents - KCUR

The Short Shelf Life Of Urban School Superintendents - KCUR | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
If you're a 12th-grader right now in the Los Angeles schools, that means you probably started kindergarten back in 2001. It also means that, as of
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Where Millennials are Settling

Where Millennials are Settling | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
NewGeography, a site that focuses on where people live and work, recently analyzed the relationship between urban cores and millennials. It is true that there is an upsurge in urban core living tha...
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In downtown Los Angeles, everything old is new again - The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.

In downtown Los Angeles, everything old is new again - The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A. | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
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In downtown Los Angeles, everything old is new again
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Anthony Bourdain on Los Angeles' Emerging Food Scene

"I love the obvious things about the L.A. food culture, Jonathan Gold territory has always been strong. On the low end, meaning affordable strip mall food, Korean, Japanese, Chinese, any kind...
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Was Western Avenue Once L.A.'s Western Boundary? - KCET

Was Western Avenue Once L.A.'s Western Boundary? - KCET | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
It seems logical enough. Western Avenue, as the oft-repeated explanation goes, is so named because it once formed L.A.'s western boundary. But is there any truth to this just-so story?
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Weekend Planner: 24 Things To Do In Los Angeles - LAist

Weekend Planner: 24 Things To Do In Los Angeles - LAist | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Weekend Planner: 24 Things To Do In Los Angeles
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LAist gets a lot of event announcements, and we comb through them all to bring you a curated list of what's happening in LA this weekend, including these 24 events.
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Coyotes: The latest urban threat - OCRegister

Coyotes: The latest urban threat - OCRegister | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Coyotes: The latest urban threat
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The group Coyote Watch mostly focuses on coastal cities in Los Angeles County and has more than 1,000 members.
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How Los Angeles Got a "Downtown" - KCET

How Los Angeles Got a "Downtown" - KCET | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
A New York import, the term "downtown" arrived in Los Angeles by the late 1870s.
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Things to Do in Los Angeles: A Weekend Guide - Condé Nast Traveler

Things to Do in Los Angeles: A Weekend Guide - Condé Nast Traveler | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Our guide to 3 Days in L.A. reveals the top must-dos while you're in town.
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The tech behind smart cities

The tech behind smart cities | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
From floating solar farms to streets that store energy, these tech concepts could drastically alter urban life, making cities smarter, safer and more efficient.
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Urban farming takes root in downtown Los Angeles - LA Daily News

Urban farming takes root in downtown Los Angeles - LA Daily News | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Amid the rooftops of downtown’s Financial District, basil, parsley and vegetables line a raised-bed garden. The 6th floor plot, part of a trend of urban farming in downtown Los Angeles, serves a restaurant at the members-only Jonathan Club.
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Tour Los Angeles history with UCLA's new interactive urban trail app - Archinect

Tour Los Angeles history with UCLA's new interactive urban trail app - Archinect | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Public parks do much more than provide places to play, relax or exercise  – they can also preserve portions of the natural landscapes, and remind us of our city’s history.
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Rule Change Lets Los Angeles Dream of Spires - New York Times

Rule Change Lets Los Angeles Dream of Spires - New York Times | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
The city’s Fire Department has agreed to drop a requirement for all skyscrapers to have flat tops, clearing the way for visions of a more inspiring skyline to rival New York or Chicago.
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Weekend Planner: 24 Things To Do in Los Angeles - LAist

Weekend Planner: 24 Things To Do in Los Angeles - LAist | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Here are 24 things to do this weekend in L.A.
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The Whole City Of Los Angeles Is Being Reviewed On Yelp - LAist

The Whole City Of Los Angeles Is Being Reviewed On Yelp - LAist | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
It's one thing to review a restaurant or your local hairdresser, but Yelp reviewers have taken it to the next level: they're actually critiquing entire cities with the star rating.
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The 12 best LA events this October

The 12 best LA events this October | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Hello, greatest October itinerary EVER. (Might have to do #6. And #10. And #8 #Rocktober http://t.co/3TCQQbu2sf)
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F YEAH CALIFORNIA sur Twitter : "Los Angeles, #California (by William McIntosh) http://t.co/RCm1Q9bx3Q"

F YEAH CALIFORNIA sur Twitter : "Los Angeles, #California (by William McIntosh) http://t.co/RCm1Q9bx3Q" | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
RT @fyeahCalifornia: Los Angeles, #California (by William McIntosh) http://t.co/RCm1Q9bx3Q
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The Social Life of Small Urban Spaces

The Social Life of Small Urban Spaces | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
"The way people use a place mirrors expectations."

"Just bring your own contents, and you create a sparkle of the highest power," Anaïs
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Guest Editorial: Urban Change in LA – Too Little, Too Slow - Streetsblog Los Angeles (blog)

Guest Editorial: Urban Change in LA – Too Little, Too Slow - Streetsblog Los Angeles (blog) | Los Angeles Urban Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Streetsblog Los Angeles (blog) Guest Editorial: Urban Change in LA – Too Little, Too Slow Streetsblog Los Angeles (blog) The Los Angeles 2020 Commission reports in A Time For Truth [PDF] that we are “a city that is barely treading water while so...
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