Townhang Raises $700,000, Launches Event Discovery Site

A new, Los Angeles-based startup,, announced Wednesday that it has raised $700,000, and launched a new site to help people find interesting events, happenings, and activities in their city. The startup--founded by Alexey Karpov--said the funding came via equity crowdfunding efforts by the company. said it has so far launched its event discovery service in Los Angeles, Portland, London, and Luxembourg. The company said it is looking to help individuals or social groups interact with other like minded social groups.