L.A. history: The days of beach, baseball and Frankenstein

Chutes Park at the beginning of the 20th century The season of long hot days signals an opening of the many tents of the Los Angeles Jewish community. Slathering on some sunblock, we go down to the sea in groups, to the park for a picnic or to Dodger Stadium for Jewish Community Day (this year, it’s Aug. 30). Read more »