Part nostalgia, part industrial chic, schoolhouse sinks lend unexpected charm and instant character to bathrooms and laundry or utility rooms looking to score extra credit in style.
Featuring a high-backed shape with a deep basin, rolled front rim and gooseneck or wall-mounted faucets, the utilitarian…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0402-schoolhouse-sinks-20160402-story.html
Another round of high-dollar sales resulted in a small mint’s worth of cash changing hands around the Greater Los Angeles area. Among the movers and shakers was a big-name producer, a sports franchise owner and a manufacturing heiress. Here’s a look at the most expensive homes sold in the last…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0402-top-sales-20160402-story.html
Downtown has gone to the dogs.
Apartments and condos in the heart of Los Angeles are boasting amenities for pets that would make most humans drool: free treats, spas, concierge services and dog-friendly on-site parks and rooftop decks.
“[Apartment dwellers] were getting the workout facilities,…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0402-pet-amenities-20160402-story.html
HESPERIA — The Goodwill V.I.N.T.A Youth Ambassadors Embassy of Art and Enrichment Program is raising funds to purchase its own facility that will provide a safe environment for those struggling with any form of disability or homelessness. “We try to meet twice a week with these people and normally we have our meetings in various locations wherever they will let us, such as community centers, banquet halls and occasionally the park,” said […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160401/local-youth-program-looking-for-place-to-call-home?rssfeed=true
VICTORVILLE — A local program is teaming with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department in a new approach to combat human trafficking.The Family Assistance Program, based in Victorville, has been partnering with the Sheriff’s Department Human Trafficking Division to rescue victims of human trafficking who are forced into prostitution. The division, which is made up of a sheriff’s deputy and an investigator with the District Attorney’s office, has […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160401/leaving-the-life-local-program-teams-with-sheriffs-dept-to-combat-human-trafficking?rssfeed=true
A landmark five-bedroom Craftsman on the market for $995,000 in Old Towne Orange has seen more changes than many other historic homes since it was built nearly a century ago.
The house itself was packed up and moved to another spot.
But it didn’t go…
A beach house in Malibu for under $1 million? That’s crazy talk for an area where the median price for a single-family home was around $2.4 million.
That is, unless you think outside the box. Enter the mobile home: a Bohemian paradise at a more affordable price. Here’s a look at how far your dollar…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0402-what-money-buys-20160402-story.html
It’s situated in Malibu, but with its cedar, concrete and stone details and peaceful location alongside a natural stream, this modernist home near Little Dume feels more cabin retreat than beach-house getaway. A nearby guesthouse — standing tall among a backdrop of palms and tropical flora— gives…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0402-home-20160402-story.html
The city of Sawtelle, a small rural settlement on the Los Angeles Pacific Railroad streetcar line, lasted less than 30 years as an independent entity before being absorbed by the annexation-happy Los Angeles of the 1920s.
By that time, it was already home to the Issei who worked the farms and orchards…Original Article: http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hp-0402-neighborhood-sawtelle-japantown-20160402-story.html
Kicks! magazine publishes on Fridays in the Daily Press and Desert Dispatch and features listings of events of interest taking place Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays around the Victor Valley and Barstow areas, greater Southern California and Las Vegas. Local entertainers and venues are welcomed to get their events included in Kicks! by sending the information to email@example.com. Photos of entertainers and venues to accompany the listings are encouraged. Events must be […]Original Article: http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20160331/entertainment-listings-wanted?rssfeed=true