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Figueroa

(credit: Wilshire Grand)

Wilshire Grand Hotel Demolition Expected To Bring 11,000 Jobs To LA

The start of deconstruction of an iconic hotel in the heart of downtown Los Angeles could put thousands of people back to work over the next several years.

10/23/2012

A proposed street-level view of USC Hybrid High. (courtesy Rudolfo Rameriz/USC School of Architecture)

High School 7 Days A Week? USC Launches Charter Campus

A new charter school near the USC campus opened on Tuesday in pursuit of a lofty academic goal: a 100 percent graduation rate.

09/04/2012

The massive boulder is the centerpiece of a new exhibit at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.(credit: CBS)

340-Ton Boulder Makes Pit Stop On Its Way To LACMA

A 340-ton boulder is making a pit stop at Figueroa and Florence on its way to LACMA, where it will become part of an abstract art exhibit.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/09/2012

Pool Lounge at the Figueroa  (CBS)

KFWB On Your Corner: Downtown Nightlife

One of the most dramatic transformations for downtown Los Angeles has to be the nightlife.

07/22/2011