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Michael Kelly: Channeling the Spirit of Dorothy Buffum Chandler to Catalyze Change in Los Angeles

Philanthropist and arts activist Dorothy Buffum Chandler graced Time’s cover in December 1964. The article...
By Michael Kelly | LA Coalition

Michael Kelly: What Los Angeles Can Learn From the Warner Bros.

In 1917, Jack Warner was summoned to Los Angeles by one of his older brothers, Sam, to create a foothold in...
By Michael Kelly | LA Coalition

Would Howard Hughes Invest in Los Angeles Today?

Howard Hughes, Jr. moved to Los Angeles from Texas in 1925 to leverage his diverse talents and knack for...
By Michael Kelly | LA Coalition

Would Albert Einstein Come to Los Angeles Today?

On New Year’s Day 1931, Albert Einstein arrived in Pasadena to take up a winter appointment as a Visiting...
By Michael Kelly | LA Coalition