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Home of the Week: West Hollywood penthouse puts ‘60s in the past

Home of the Week: West Hollywood penthouse puts ‘60s in the past
  • Home of the Week: West Hollywood penthouse puts ‘60s in the past FWC: Home of the Week: West Hollywood penthouse puts ‘60s in the past

    The wavy, folded-plate roofline of this West Hollywood high-rise gives this penthouse residence a Midcentury vibe. But inside, polished surfaces and sparkling fixtures update the living spaces for contemporary living. Completely remodeled, the corner unit boasts distressed hardwood floors and concrete…

  • Graphic novelist ordered to pay nearly $42 million in fiancee's torture murder FWC: Graphic novelist ordered to pay nearly $42 million in fiancee’s torture murder

    A Los Angeles judge has ordered a graphic novelist from a wealthy Canadian family to pay $41.6 million to the family of his slain fiancee, whom he brutally tortured and killed in 2016 just weeks after their daughter was born. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Bobbi Tillmon delivered the verdict…

  • Erratic hours are the norm in retailing. Can Los Angeles buck the trend? FWC: Erratic hours are the norm in retailing. Can Los Angeles buck the trend?

    A national movement to mandate stable hourly schedules for low-wage workers expanded to Los Angeles on Friday, as City Council members introduced a “Fair Workweek” measure that could affect some 70,000 retail employees in the city. Under a proposed ordinance, large retailers would have to give…

  • Why do Californians keep electing prosecutors who try to undermine our laws? FWC: Why do Californians keep electing prosecutors who try to undermine our laws?

    A lot of time has passed since the 1990s, when politicians, pundits and even academics began whipping up public frenzy over a supposed generation of juvenile “super-predators,” bereft of normal human values, running in packs and preying on law-abiding citizens. Back then, California lawmakers passed…

  • Big plate chicken FWC: Big plate chicken

    The top food stories from this week at the Los Angeles Times: UYGHUR COOKING Bill Addison gets the “big plate chicken,” among other dishes at Dolan’s Uyghur Cuisine in Alhambra. AN ODE TO THE YUCATAN Patricia Escárcega heads to Chaak, a Yucatecan restaurant in Tustin from chef Gabbi Patrick. MORE…

  • Review: At Paris Fashion Week, Balmain has spikes and ruffles for the rabble-rouser FWC: Review: At Paris Fashion Week, Balmain has spikes and ruffles for the rabble-rouser

    Olivier Rousteing has often riffed on the notion of clothing as armor in his Balmain collections, sometimes enthusiastically embracing it, and other times explicitly rejecting it. His fall and winter 2019 collection for the house was definitely in the former category thanks to a sea of silver spikes…

  • FWC: IDLE HANDS Reaffirm Their Gothic Take On Traditional Heavy Metal Works With New Song “Give Me To The Night”

    Portland’s rising heavy metal/goth rock upstarts Idle Hands have quickly returned with a new single, “Give Me To The Night,”… The post IDLE HANDS Reaffirm Their Gothic Take On Traditional Heavy Metal Works With New Song “Give Me To The Night” appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • Rent my condo to the guy who broke my heart? Best decision I ever made FWC: Rent my condo to the guy who broke my heart? Best decision I ever made

    I was sitting at the bar at the old Palm Restaurant in West Hollywood, waiting for a girlfriend to show up for lunch. She was late. I felt exposed. Alone. Did anyone think I was trying to pick up a guy? I had a small present for my friend. It was her birthday. Suddenly this cute man sits on the…

  • FWC: LORD DYING Returns To The World With New Song “Envy The End”

    New album in April. The post LORD DYING Returns To The World With New Song “Envy The End” appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • The Growlers announce 2019 North American tour FWC: The Growlers announce 2019 North American tour

    The Growlers will be spending the summer season on the road on a newly announced North American tour. Launching mid-July, the 20-date trek hits cities like Phoenix, Montreal, Virginia Beach, Toronto, Atlanta, Charleston, and Baton Rouge before closing out with a three-night run in Texas. The California garage rockers are also scheduled to make their live debut at a number…

  • India-Pakistan fighting kills 6 civilians and 2 Pakistani troops FWC: India-Pakistan fighting kills 6 civilians and 2 Pakistani troops

    Indian and Pakistani soldiers again targeted each other’s posts and villages along their volatile frontier in disputed Kashmir, killing at least six civilians and two Pakistani troops, officials said Saturday. Tensions have been running high since Indian aircraft crossed into Pakistan on Tuesday,…

  • Dave Mustaine Recalls Almost Hiring Dimebag & Vinnie Paul For MEGADETH In 1988 FWC: Dave Mustaine Recalls Almost Hiring Dimebag & Vinnie Paul For MEGADETH In 1988

    Nick Menza’s hiring made it not happen. The post Dave Mustaine Recalls Almost Hiring Dimebag &Vinnie Paul For MEGADETH In 1988 appeared first on Metal Injection.