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Film Shoots-Downtown (109)

Huell visits the set of CSI New York which is actually shot in downtown Los Angeles. New York, eat your heart out! 2007

Eastern Columbia Building-Downtown (108)

Located at 849 S. Broadway in the Broadway Theater District of downtown Los Angeles. It is considered by many to be the most beautiful of Los Angeles’ historic buildings, as well as its finest surviving example of Art Deco. In this adventure Huell tours the magnificently restored Eastern Columbia Building to discover it’s great history  Continue Reading »

William S. Hart Park and Museum- California’s Golden Parks (153)

Join Huell as he visits the beautiful and historic William S. Hart Park and Museum in Newhall. William S. Hart was born in Newburgh, New York on December 6, 1864.Hart started his acting career in his twenties. At the age of 49, Hart came west to Hollywood to start his movie career. During the next  Continue Reading »

Commercial Acting Class- Visiting (1313)

The Los Angeles Unified School District and the Hollywood Community Adult School team up with the Assistance League of Southern California to offer seniors a variety of recreational and educational programs in a nurturing, enriching environment . Huell drops in on a one of these lively and fulfilling classes. Los Angeles Unified School District Programs  Continue Reading »

Surprises-Downtown (101)

In the premiere episode of this new series on Downtown LA, Huell finds a wonderful French restaurant off an alley on 7th Street and also visits the newly restored Cole’s – the other home of the French Dip! Cole’s 118 East 6th St. Los Angeles, CA 90014 (213) 622-4090 The French Garden [CLOSED] 1936 E 7th  Continue Reading »

Echo Park Lake-California’s Green (124)

Huell visits Echo Park Lake to see how the city of Los Angeles is trying innovative, “green” techniques to clean up the water. 2006

CABoom- Visiting (1307)

Huell attends CABoom, a first-of-its-kind festival and trade show focusing on contemporary architecture and design in Los Angeles. 2005

Mr. Baguette- Visiting (1214)

Huell samples Vietnamese sandwiches at a shop in Rosemead which makes its own high-quality ham and headcheese and steamed pork loaves served on its own baguettes. And then he’s off to L’Artisan du Chocolat, a Los Angeles chocolate maker. Mr. Baguette 8702 E. Valley Blvd., Rosemead, CA 626-288-9166 L’Artisan du Chocolat 3364 W. First St.  Continue Reading »

Caltrans Building- Visiting (1213)

Huell gets a tour of the new Caltrans district headquarters in downtown Los Angeles designed by architect Thom Mayne. Caltrans District 7 Headquarters 100 S. Main St. Los Angeles, CA 90012 2005

Hollywood BLVD- Our Neighborhoods (17)