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  1. We asked George Takei what inspired him to be an activist and his advice for the class of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Whittier Daily News

    A beloved actor, staunch activist, author, social media guru - and on Friday, he can take on the role of doctor. The 79-year-old will receive an honorary degree - a doctorate of humane letters - from Cal State Los Angeles during its 69th commencement.

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  2. Want to be an Uber or Lyft driver, but dona t have a car? Evercar can helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Whittier Daily News

    Thousands of Southern Californians have boosted their incomes by becoming drivers for Uber or Lyft , but how can you do that if you don't have a car? The West Hollywood-based business provides vehicles, training and support for people who are looking to make money with Uber, Lyft or one of the Southland's many delivery services. For a flat hourly rate, Evercar drivers get access to a pool of well-maintained electric or hybrid vehicles.

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  3. Vietnam Veterans honored posthumously for their ultimate wartime sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    Jeannette Silva looks at the medals earned by her husband, Army veteran Sal Arturo Silva, who will be honored among other vets whose lives were cut short as a result of their service during the Vietnam War. Burbank, CA.

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  4. Why LAX expects record passengers a " but not long TSA lines a " this Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    Crowds of travelers at LAX waiting at pre-TSA area at Terminal 1. May 25, 2016. Los Angeles International Airport is expected to be the busiest airport in the country this holiday weekend, but officials doubt passengers will experience the same nightmare TSA lines that are causing frustration and missed flights across the country.

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  5. 19 only-in-Southern-California things to do within a 2-hour drive of Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    In this photo made Thursday, June 26, 2014, movie-goers watch How to Train Your Dragon 2. Its ideal weather, diverse landscapes and cultural melting pot set the stage for experiences that can only be found here - and all within a two-hour drive. “We're spoiled,” says Jay Burress, president and CEO of Visit Anaheim, which promotes tourism in the city that's home of Disney California Adventure Park's newly unveiled live “Frozen” musical, Los Angeles Angels baseball and vibrant craft brew scene.

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  6. Summer 2016: Where to see Shakespeare, musicals and other theater shows outdoors in LARead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    Theater companies move the show outdoors to stages around Southern California in the summer. From Shakespeare by the Sea to Cinderella sock puppets, Los Angeles offers more than 20 options for soaking up some culture outside.

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  7. Why Uber is recruiting 12,000 drivers to serve Southern Californiaa s Latino communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    Francisco Ouijiuix holds a just aquired Uber badge for his car at an Uber Espanol event in Los Angeles. On Tuesday the ride-sharing service unveiled a Work on Demand in ESPANOL program.

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  8. Bernie Sanders holding 2 LA-area rallies, Hillary Clinton doing 2 fundraisersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is scheduled to hold two Los Angeles-area campaign fundraisers today and will be the object of a pro-immigrant protest while her opponent in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders, will hold rallies in Lincoln Heights and Santa Monica. Sanders will hold the first of the day's “A Future to Believe In” rallies in Lincoln Heights, with doors opening at 9 a.m. The second will be at Santa Monica High School, with doors opening at 4 p.m. Both events are free and open to the public, but RSVP's to the campaign's website, berniesanders.com, are recommended.

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  9. Bernie Sanders tells Carson rally a I think wea re going to win here in CaliforniaaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders held his "A Future to Believe in Southern California Election Night Rally" at the StubHub Center Tennis Stadium Tuesday, May 17, 2016, Carson, CA. Sanders waves to the crowd after his speech.Photo by Steve McCrank/Staff Photographer Bernie Sanders entered a Carson arena like a rock star and the crowd roared to deafening levels Tuesday night as the Democratic presidential hopeful delivered a message of brash optimism despite the steep odds facing his candidacy.

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  10. Donald Trump looks to cash in with California fundraisersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    The presumptive Republican nominee for president will be in Los Angeles on May 25 for a fundraiser hosted by Thomas Barrack, founder and executive chairman of the global real estate and investment firm Colony Capital. The event comes at a time when Trump is trying to unify a fractured GOP polarized by a bruising, bitter primary fight.

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  11. Stevie Wonder performance caps emotional Prince tribute at LA City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    A downtown Los Angeles park on Friday drew a jubilant crowd of purple-clad Prince fans, who traveled from across Southern California for a musical celebration of the late singer's life. In perhaps the most stunning moment of the evening, music legend Stevie Wonder surprised the more than 5,000 fans by swooping in and singing Prince's hit “Purple Rain.” Among the other musicians taking part in the tribute were Grammy winning-singer Faith Evans, R&B musicians Eric Benet and Aloe Blacc and gospel singer-songwriter Deitrick Haddon - each of them performing some of Prince's best-known songs.

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  12. Hillary Clinton campaign opens office in LARead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, center, hugs Los Angeles Democratic Party Chairman, Eric C. Bauman, left, as American labor leader and civil rights activist, Dolores Huerta, right, looks on during the opening of Hillary Clinton's first Southern California campaign office a the Laborers' International Union of North America Local 300 on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 in Los Angeles. The Hillary Clinton campaign increased its presence in California by opening a new office in the state on Tuesday night.

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  13. Diversity highlighted at L.A. Asian Pacific Film FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    Where: Aratani Theatre @ Japanese American Cultural & Community Center, 244 S. San Pedro St., Little Tokyo; Tateuchi Democracy Forum at Japanese American National Museum, 111 N. Central Ave., Little Tokyo; Downtown Independent, 251 S. Main St., Los Angeles; CGV Cinemas, 621 Western Ave., Koreatown; The Great Company, 1917 Bay St., Los Angeles; Directors Guild of America, 7920 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood. 3 comments

  14. Steve Smith: Monkees set 50th anniversary tour after recording first album in 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2013 | Whittier Daily News

    FEBRUARY 12: Members of Earth, Wind and Fire perform onstage during the "Rewarding Life of Earvin Johnson" tribute presented by American Express on February 12, 2004 in Los Angeles, California. The event kicked off the NBA All-Star 2004 Entertainment weekend.

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  15. The Coen Brothers send up Old Hollywood with a Hail, Caesar!aRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    The Coen Brothers have made films that range from “Fargo” and “The Big Lebowski” to “O Brother, Where Art Thou?” and “No Country for Old Men” and beyond. So what's the thing that makes each of these a Coen Brothers film? “We would be the last to know,” says Ethan, who at 58 is 3 years younger than Joel.

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  16. Take it easy with air plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    Large varieties of tillandsia plants grow on racks for sale at Rainforest Flora nursery in Torrance. There are hundreds of tillandsia plants native mostly to tropical climates that grow without roots.

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  17. Gardening: Bird of paradise thrives in our climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    Speaking of long-lived, carefree plants, variegated mock orange also should be mentioned here. This plant heads the list of versatile shrubs for Los Angeles gardens.

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  18. Halloween 2015: 22 best events in Los Angeles areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    From theme parks to cemetery tours, it seems there's some kind of ghoulish entertainment lurking everywhere in Southern California this weekend. If you're still looking for the right fright to complete your Halloween, here's a list of 22 of the best options.

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  19. USCa s a Mr. Trojana Nick Pappas dies at 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    PASADENA >> Nick Pappas, affectionately known as “Mr. Trojan” for his 59 years of service to the University of Southern California, died of natural causes Friday at his Pasadena home, a USC spokesman said today. Pappas began his connection with USC as a tailback on the football team from 1935-1937, leading Howard Jones' Trojans in rushing in 1935.

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  20. Nine potential candidates to replace Don Mattingly as Dodgers managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    Dodgers third base coach Ron Roenicke with Angels manager Mike Scioscia prior to game on Sept. 9, 2015.

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