Although some stories differ, it’s commonly believed that Ukraine’s Prypiat
Amusement Park closed on the very same day it opened: April 27, 1986,
exactly one day after the catastrophic Chernobyl nuclear disaster brought
the world to a standstill.
Vanessa Hudgens at Runyon Canyon. Image via FameFlynet. Los Angeles is packed with wonderful hiking trails that, besides a good workout, also offer all kinds of wonderful sights along the journey. Maybe you’re the type who likes to see old… via Curbed LA
The residents of Thousand Oaks really take their city’s name seriously, and have now forced local officials to protect the area’s foliage. A $25-million renovation on the Westlake Plaza shopping center took out 170 trees and locals get all… via Curbed LA
It’s happening: the Metro board has awarded a contract to build the Purple Line subway extension alllll the way from Western to La Cienega (three whole stops, 3.9 miles, but it’s a start; the line will eventually run to… via Curbed LA