June 25, 2010 Sure you can watch the World Cup matches on a TV or on your computer, even on your phone but in LA the game is being taken out into the streets, Taco truck style.
February 17, 2009 "audio is the most important thing on the web."
February 13, 2009 Amy Walters Photographs Ko Gi Bow
February 5, 2009 NPR's Amy Walters, Blog on!
December 18, 2006 There is additional information that raises questions about the background of Michael Scott Kerr, the organizer of this weekend's Snowball Express event for military widows and their children.
September 7, 2006 Last week — the week of the first anniversary of Hurricane Katrina — Senior Correspondent Noah Adams blogged for Mixed Signals from the Gulf Coast. NPR's Amy Walters is in New Orleans now and just sent in this observation: After four months, I'm back in New Orleans for the fifth time since Katrina. I think that's right, it's hard to keep track — I've been here a lot. I am proud to say that this trip is different. It's better. Every time I return to Los Angeles from a trip down here, people ask me what it's like. My general reaction is: "It's bad and it's not improving." The French Quarter, the Garden District — they came back pretty fast. But the places that were really hit hard are basically ghost towns peppered with homeowners gaping at what's left of their lives. The difference this time is not one thing — it's a combined affect of multiple forces...
September 4, 2006 Los Angeles gave the world the gourmet pizza, so gourmet ice cream doesn't seem out of place. The flavors available are both exotic and experimental, reflecting the cultures they came from. Daring ice cream lovers looking for a new taste treat will find a city full of shops rising to the challenge.