Posted in DTLA Crime & Culture South Park

Dog Nabbed – Precious Pup Still Missing After Brave Owner’s Perilous Attempt

An every dog owner’s nightmare became reality for Ali Zacharias on January 18, 2024, while eating a late lunch just outside Whole Foods in DTLA on the patio near 8th and Grand. Her dog was stolen from her.

Posted in DTLA Crime & Culture South Park

Eyesore or Opportunity? Oceanwide’s Unfinished Skyscrapers Draw Debate

Everyone seems to have their own opinion as to what should be done with the…

Posted in Civic District DTLA Crime & Culture

Lights Out on the 6th Street Bridge: Can the City Put an End to Copper Wire Theft?

Stationed on the 6th Street Bridge, surrounded by a crowd of media and city officials,…

Posted in DTLA Crime & Culture Music To Your Ears

Sounds of Sorrow: As Authorities Investigate if Fentanyl Played a Role in Death of Local Musicians

The electronic music world is mourning the loss of Jose “Luis” Vasquez, renowned for his…

Posted in DTLA Crime & Culture Little Tokyo

Firework Frenzy Sparks Anxiety in Downtown Los Angeles

On a quiet of Sunday night in downtown Los Angeles came an unwelcome cacophony of…

Posted in DTLA Crime & Culture Little Tokyo

Shots Fired: Year of the Dragon Fires Up Protest, Mourning and Mayhem for Downtown’s Little Tokyo

The Year of the Dragon brings a mix of celebration and hardship for downtown’s Little…

Ace hotel downtown events
Posted in DTLA Crime & Culture

Events That Shocked Downtown Los Angeles in 2023

Although 2023 brought both upheaval and progress, the closure of an iconic hotel, unsolved murders,…

Downtown La traffic
Posted in #SurvivingDTLA DTLA Crime & Culture

How to Avoid the Heat of Road Rage Until Fire Damage on the 10 Freeway is Repaired

Recently, during a community event, DT Weekly correspondents stumbled across an individual who was campaigning…