Jenna Chandler is the editor of Curbed LA. She oversees the site's editorial operations and writes about housing and density. Before joining Curbed in 2016, she was a staff writer at the Orange County Register, a senior local editor at Patch, and a reporter for the Porterville Recorder in California's San Joaquin Valley. Raised in the sunshine of Los Angeles and Orange counties, she always puts "the" in front of freeway names (but never before PCH). She has lived in Long Beach and Santa Monica; today she lives between Pailin Thai Cuisine and Griffith Park.
A pair of planters by Ernest Batchelder, a David Hockney painting, and furniture by potter Beatrice Wood.
It will house an Out of the Closet thrift store, as its shop in Hollywood is closing to make way for a 270-unit apartment complex.
The developer says he didn’t want a "cookie cutter" high-rise.
The Mayan Revival mansion, made famous in appearances in Blade Runner and House on Haunted Hill, was recently restored.
One of the projects to get Measure HHH funding? A contested development in Chatsworth.
"We simply can’t allow massive rent increases and unjust evictions to happen anymore," councilmember says.
The wildfire has charred 8,391 acres and damaged 77 homes.