Last week, just outside The Original Pantry restaurant, a very Halloween-esque theft occurred: someone stole a human leg.

NYTimes dips into the L.A. noir, offering several ways to see the city's darker side.

Thank you LA County for committing up to $100 million for low income housing!

Chock full o culinary praises, WashPo acclaims Los Angeles as having some of America's best food.

Downtown LA's most reviled developer almost never gives interviews, but he recently spoke to the Downtown News. (Teaser: he says making developers include low income housing in their projects is "immoral" and un-American)

Our friends at These Days offer a modern reflection on Charles Bukowski's locally written poem "nobody ever goes downtown anymore".