Gaytonia Apartments

No, that title is not a typo. Living and working around Belmont Shores, I drive by some pretty bizarre things. One building in particular rises above the rest. One, because it is a rather tall building. Two, because at night the name is lit up in neon green lights: Gaytonia. In all of my years visiting … [Read more…]

Pershing Square

During my recent exploration of Downtown LA, I found my way to Pershing Square. While this has not been its name for the entirety of it’s existence, it has been an essential center of Los Angeles for many, many years. Around the 1850s, the location was used as a camp by settlers from outside the Pueblo de … [Read more…]