Local Lore

    With Local Lore, ABC7 explores local history and hidden facts in our communities.
    The series highlights extraordinary details in neighborhoods you may otherwise overlook.

    Episode 1: How this LA canyon filled with oak trees went from an oasis to a parking lot

    Episode 2: Nearly 200-year-old Santa Monica cemetery has history dating back to cattle ranches

    Episode 3: LA apartments were once historic 28th Street YMCA designed by legendary Black architect

    Episode 4: Take a tour of the Beverly Hills Witch’s House for spooky Halloween thrills

    Episode 5: Uncovering what really happened to the Los Angeles streetcar system

    Episode 6: How Altadena’s Christmas Tree Lane came to be an iconic lighting spectacle