KCRW's L.A. Observed

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LA's Budget and Local Pulitzer Winners

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti's proposed $8.5 billion budget for the city of LA this year, and some big journalism award-winners here in Southern Ca... Read more

April 21, 2015 | 3 min

Earthquakes, Fracking and Social Media

Comments on social media about yesterday's two earthquakes had people speculating that because of the location of the jolts, they may have had somethi... Read more

April 14, 2015 | 3 min

Who's to Blame for LA's Housing Shortage?

Study after study has shown that fewer people can afford to buy a home in LA and its outskirts than in practically any other city in the nation.  ... Read more

April 7, 2015 | 4 min

The Valley Joined LA 100 Years Ago

It's been 100 years (and a day) since residents of the San Fernando Valley voted to become a part of the city of Los Angeles.

March 31, 2015 | 3 min

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