The entire county of Los Angeles has 88 incorporated cities and 10 unincorporated cities. Some of the unincorporated cities are more famous than the incorporated one, they include Hollywood, Venice, Watts and San Pedro. In the little area that I live in, I'm a few blocks from Los Angeles and Inglewood, less than 10 miles from Culver City. My job, which is less than 20 miles from home, I am less than 10 miles from Beverly HIlls and Santa Monica. The Beach Cities of Venice, Marina del Rey, El Segundo, Manhattan, Hermosa and Long Beach are all places that are visited regularly for restaurants, shopping, theaters and other social activities.
I chose a neon sign from Hollywood and Vine because I was born in Hollywood and it is one of the many icons of Los Angeles. There was a television news anchor that would say something like, "From the deserts to the valleys and from the mountains to the sea this is the news. As a native Angelina I agree, this is Los Angeles.