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Turning Point robotics team earns top spot

Turning Point robotics team earns top spot

| November 30, 2017 | 1 Comment

Students at Turning Point School took first place in a Nov. 11 citywide robotics competition, called First Lego League. Beating 24 other teams at the qualifying tournament, Turning Point’s first-place team will advance to the league’s regional championship later this month. First Lego League is an international competition that invites students to research a real-world […]

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LVNA neighbors talk crime, community school at annual meeting

LVNA neighbors talk crime, community school at annual meeting

| November 30, 2017 | 1 Comment

More than 50 residents filled the auditorium of Van Ness Elementary Nov. 14 for the semi-annual Larchmont Village Neighborhood Association (LVNA) meeting. New principal of Van Ness Elementary Pauline Hong greeted neighbors and said she is excited to work with the Larchmont community. Hong praised out-going principal Katty Iriarte, noting that Iriarte did “a phenomenal […]

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Academy Museum reveals architectural, cultural vision

Academy Museum reveals architectural, cultural vision

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ new museum on Wilshire Blvd. is still under construction, but the Larchmont Chronicle and other members of the press were recently invited to take a glimpse at what is to come. “People from across the globe come to Los Angeles to be inspired and to see things […]

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Get fresh trees at Wilshire Rotary lot on Larchmont Blvd.

Get fresh trees at Wilshire Rotary lot on Larchmont Blvd.

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

It will begin to look a lot like Christmas when the Wilshire Rotary Club opens its tree lot on Fri., Nov. 24 at 568 N. Larchmont Blvd. Customers will find noble, fraser, silvertip, Nordmann and Douglas firs, according to organizer Wendy Clifford, who says the trees are delivered fresh from a farm in Oregon. New […]

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Harvest Carnival in Fairfax District offers family fun

Harvest Carnival in Fairfax District offers family fun

| October 3, 2017 | 1 Comment

Hancock Park Elementary School is hosting a Harvest Carnival this month and the entire neighborhood is invited to join the fun. On Sat., Oct. 7, from noon to 4 p.m., the school’s campus — located at 408 S. Fairfax Ave. — will be transformed into an autumnal playground with a corn maze, pumpkin decorating activities […]

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Los Angeles High 100 years in the ’hood

Los Angeles High 100 years in the ’hood

| September 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Get your tickets now for a Los Angeles High School centennial celebration gala Sat., Oct. 21 from 7 to 11 p.m. at the Petersen Automotive Museum, 6060 Wilshire Blvd. The historic high school is celebrating 100 years at its location at Olympic and Rimpau. Originally founded downtown in 1873, Los Angeles High moved to its […]

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