Aqua Nine Plus… Aqua 9+ Beverage Company… Alkaline drinking water. Opened in March 2017 in the strip mall on the southeast corner of 1st and Vermont in North Koreatown. Between Little Caesar’s Pizza and L.A. Donuts. Had a Free Water promotion until March 17.
Hourglass is set to open in 2017 in the space formerly occupied by Story Karaoke Bar on the northwest corner of 6th Street and South Manhattan Place.
In 2010, the Los Angeles City Council formally declared Koreatown's borders as Western Avenue, Olympic Boulevard, Vermont Avenue, and 3rd Street, with a business corridor on Western from 3rd to Rosewood Avenue.