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Go for Broke Goes for Downtown

Go for Broke Goes for Downtown

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - The Japanese American National Museum has signed a 20-year lease with the Go for Broke National Education Center, which will relocate its six employees from Torrance to Downtown

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Fire Breaks Out At Animo South LA High School

Fire Breaks Out At Animo South LA High School

[PHOTO GALLERY] A fire is burning Tuesday afternoon through the roof of Animo South Los Angeles Charter High School in the 11000 block of South Western Avenue, says Inspector Rick Flores of the county fire department. It was reported at 2:21 p.m., he says, and no injuries have been reported.

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The Best of Downtown Staff Picks

The Best of Downtown Staff Picks

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES – The L.A. Downtown News staff has picked 24 great things in Downtown to celebrate our Best of Downtown issue. Here they are:

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Big Changes in Downtown Hotel Scene

Big Changes in Downtown Hotel Scene

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES—July is turning out to be a huge month for hotels in Downtown Los Angeles. In addition to the debut of a $172 million tower with two Marriott brands at L.A. Live, plans have been

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Residential Conversion Planned for Jewelry District Tower

Residential Conversion Planned for Jewelry District Tower

Some big changes are on the horizon for a Jewelry District building.

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Little Tokyo Mall to Get Major Upgrades

Little Tokyo Mall to Get Major Upgrades

The Little Tokyo Galleria has been decried by Downtowners for nearly three decades. Area residents and workers have complained about the exterior of the hulking gray structure, frequently comparing it

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Strange Tree Dies, and a Mystery Is Solved

Strange Tree Dies, and a Mystery Is Solved

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES — The mystery surrounding the strangest tree in Downtown has been solved. Regrettably, it coincided with the death of the hearty piece of urban greenery.

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Jade Enterprises Buys Figueroa Tower

Jade Enterprises Buys Figueroa Tower

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES — The 25-story office tower above the Seventh Street/Metro Center station in the Financial District has been purchased by Jade Enterprises.

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Tenant Trouble: Apartment Arson Under Investigation

Tenant Trouble: Apartment Arson Under Investigation

FOX 11 Investigates a fire in a South Los Angeles that left two people injured and more than a dozen people homeless. Monday night at 10p, FOX 11’s Phil Shuman will have more on what led up to the arson and the surprising developments that followed.

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In Some Big New Buildings, There Are More Bike Than Car Parking Spaces

In Some Big New Buildings, There Are More Bike Than Car Parking Spaces

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles has a well-known love affair with the car. Yet in Downtown, a number of residents are eschewing auto travel, opting instead to walk, take mass transit or ride a bike

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