The grand opening of the Discovery Cube, Los Angeles finally brought hard-core hands on science and fun with the museum located in the Lake View Terrace community. The ...On May 8, 2015 / By Gene
My last LA Quiz featured a mural by Colette Miller- one of her Global Angel Wings Project paintings. Since her project’s inception (2012) paintings of angel wings have ...On October 17, 2017 / By Gene
The Los Angeles State Historic Park officially opened April 22, 2017 with lots of fanfare. Dignitaries such as California Governor Jerry Brown, California’s Senate President Pro-Tem Kevin De ...On September 28, 2017 / By Gene
I’ll start with my usual question: How did you do on the last LA Quiz? Did you find the neon sculpture of the lady diving over the top ...On September 4, 2017 / By Gene
The new Metro Expo line from downtown Los Angeles to Santa Monica restarted a long tradition of rail service to the beach. When the Expo line extension to ...On August 26, 2017 / By Gene
The Hsi Lai Temple, based on the centuries of Chinese culture and architecture of the Ming and Ching dynasties, fits well in the diversity of Los Angeles area. ...On July 19, 2017 / By Gene
I recently visited the Grammy Museum at LA Live with a group of friends. The museum showcased the Grammy award-winning music that reached way back through the many ...On June 30, 2017 / By Gene
Hi, My name is Gene Riley. I’m a retired school teacher with a passion for all things L.A. I decided to start this website to chronicle some of my favorite things to do in this beautiful city.