Dreary winter got you down? Let Descanso Gardens chase away those winder doldrums. Descanso Gardens is renown as the botanical gardens where hundreds of varieties of camellias bloom ...On February 6, 2015 / By Gene
Los Angeles Finally Let’s the River Be a River I hopped on the Los Angeles River Bike Path the other day with George my long time biking buddy, ...On January 27, 2015 / By Gene
Arturo Sandoval brought his scorching jazz and Cuban rhythms to the Disney Hall and we all had a boisterous holiday celebration. As it has in the past, the ...On January 4, 2015 / By Gene
When you visit Placerita Canyon State Park you’ll find the Oak of the Golden Dream. This happens to be a very important historical site that very few Angelenos ...On December 25, 2014 / By Gene
The new Valley Performing Arts Center appeared on the city scene with its debut in January 2011 and has already established a reputation as a respected cultural venue ...On December 15, 2014 / 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.