Amid a puzzling pandemic, they started posting riddles outside. Here’s what came next

The Larsons and their daily riddle.
Jay and Kate Larson, with their children Reid, 6, and River, 4, started posting a riddle on the front lawn each day to brighten the lives of Mar Vista neighbors after the lockdown began.
(Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)

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Stuart Leavenworth is California enterprise editor. He joined the Los Angeles Times in early 2019 after more than 25 years with McClatchy, working in chaotic capitals of Sacramento, Beijing and Washington D.C. A Fresno native, he has degrees from UC Santa Cruz (go Slugs!) and Columbia University.