We’re halfway through the “12 Days of Metro” and it’s not to late to join in on the fun! Here’s the clue for Day 6: A grand location on Pine, you’ll feel richer for dining here. Here’s how to play. 1. Follow @metrolosangeles on Instagram 2. Solve the daily riddle 3. Take [continue reading]
Photos courtesy of Dr. Pinch and the Pinchtones The show might take place on Friday the 13th, but these hip cats are bringing nothing but good times. Independent Shakespeare Co.’s Dr. Pinch and the Pinchtones will bring their WWII-era swing music act to Union Station this Friday, Dec. 13. The group [continue reading]
If you’ve never seen a “bus lighting ceremony” now’s your chance: Metro will be participating in the Winter Holiday Festival this Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Denker Recreation Center. The festival will take place from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. One of Metro’s red articulated buses will be decorated and [continue reading]
As we get closer and closer to the opening day of “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” I am reminded of these immortal words by Bilbo Baggins: “Go back?” he thought. “No good at all! Go sideways? Impossible! Go forward? Only thing to do! On we go!” And on we go [continue reading]
Another day, another dollar…that you can save if you go Metro! Check out our holiday hot picks for ways to get discounts with your TAP card this holiday season. (And if you’re in a transit shopping mood, also visit the Metro Store!) In the meantime, here’s your clue for Day 4: [continue reading]
Coffee tastes better and is more likely to wake you up when served in new Metro mug available in new Metro store!
Isn’t she lovely? The 15-ounce mug was added today to the new Metro online store. At $6.75, it’s just screaming to be stuffed into stockings or squirreled away for next year’s Chanukah.
Welcome to Friday Five, a weekly roundup of five transit pics we’re loving on Instagram. Want to be featured? Tag @MetroLosAngeles on Instagram to get our attention and follow us for more fun transit photos. [View the story “Friday Five, Dec. 6 edition” on Storify] P.S. Check after the jump to see [continue reading]
Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension Construction Authority sponsors weekly downtown holiday market in Arcadia next three Saturdays
Below is the news release from the Construction Authority, the agency building the 11.5-mile extension of the Gold Line between eastern Pasadena and the Azusa/Glendora border as well as a new rail car maintenance campus in Monrovia; that’s the big construction site just east of the Home Depot. Outdoor street [continue reading]
You asked for it and now you’ve got it: after a long hiatus, the Metro Store is back beginning today as an online store. Some of the dozen products available are in the above slideshow. More products will be added soon — check back often and sign up for email alerts.
UCLA takes on USC at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum this Saturday at 5 p.m. Metro will be running enhanced service on the Expo Line to make it easy for fans of both teams to get to the game. The Expo Line has three stops near the Coliseum: Jefferson/USC, Expo Park/USC and Expo/Vermont. The enhanced [continue reading]