Archive for June, 2016

Former Gehry architect brings modern design to Officine Brera in DTLA

Former Gehry architect brings modern design to Officine Brera in DTLA

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Los Angeles has always had a remarkable approach toward architecture, with examples of Beaux-Arts, Art Deco, Mid-Century Modern and Modern architecture found within its sprawling neighborhoods. And in recent years, well-known architects like Frank Gehry (Walt Disney Concert Hall) and Renzo Piano (Broad Contemporary Art Museum) have continued this tradition with large-scale projects that have […]

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Anthony, 90, retires (sort of) after decades

Anthony, 90, retires (sort of) after decades

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Back in 1956, on a recommendation, Orvis Anthony got a job working for a doctor in Hancock Park. Pretty soon, the spritely young gardener got another job, and then another. Before long, he mowed half the lawns in the neighborhood, at least that’s how the legend goes. “Everybody knows Orvis around the neighborhood,” said one […]

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Homeowner irritated by increase in ‘pushy’ Realtors

Homeowner irritated by increase in ‘pushy’ Realtors

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

A long-time Windsor Square resident contacted the Chronicle in June concerned by an increase in “pushy” Realtors in his neighborhood. “It starts with postcards and introduction letters sent in the mail, then business cards dropped in the mailbox and now more recently a constant barrage of agents ringing the doorbell to solicit sales — four […]

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Eli Broad talks about new exhibit

Eli Broad talks about new exhibit

| June 30, 2016 | 1 Comment

Photographer Cindy Sherman’s first exhibition of work in Los Angeles in nearly 20 years opened at The Broad museum in June. In an interview with the Larchmont Chronicle, Eli Broad said the new exhibit, “Cindy Sherman: Imitation of Life,” is tailored to a Los Angeles audience. He said Sherman’s work played a huge role in […]

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Real Estate Sales

Real Estate Sales

| June 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Real Estate Sales* Single family homes 465 N. June St. 500 N. Cahuenga Blvd. 635 S. Mansfield Ave. 464 S. Citrus Ave. 456 N. McCadden Pl. 500 N. Gower St. 506 S. Norton Ave. 135 N. Beachwood Dr. 630 N. Las Palmas Ave. 809 S. Mullen Ave. 215 N. Plymouth Blvd. 628 N. Highland Ave. […]

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Children’s fashion show benefits Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

Children’s fashion show benefits Children’s Hospital Los Angeles

| June 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

Sporting outfits generously provided by British fashion powerhouse Boden, 48 Los Angeles children recently walked the runway at The Beach Club to help their parents and friends support Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA). For the 55th year, members of the 58-year-old hospital support group, Children’s Chain (“a chain is as strong as its weakest link”) […]

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