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History of Griffith-Banderas estate

History of Griffith-Banderas estate

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Updated June 18 at 12:30 p.m. The Larchmont Chronicle searched its archives for a history of the just-sold home of Antonio Banderas and Melanie Griffith on Muirfield Road. The recent sale for $15.9 million is a record-breaker for the Hancock Park area. The 15,000 square foot residence commissioned in 1925 by Isidor Eisner sits on […]

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Kathy Whooley marks 30 years serving community

Kathy Whooley marks 30 years serving community

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

  Kathy Whooley says she “fell into owning the business.”   Thirty years ago, the Larchmont Medical building office was one of four facilities where Whooley was a physical therapist employee. In fact, Kathy had already built a sterling reputation as a fine therapist and good friend to all of her clients, many high profile. So […]

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Ryu takes office July 1 following runoff victory

Ryu takes office July 1 following runoff victory

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

On July 1, David Ryu will take the oath of office to become City Councilman for the fourth district following his victory in the May 19 election. Ryu, who defeated Carolyn Ramsay by 1,600 votes in the race to replace Tom LaBonge as councilman, will govern an area from Sherman Oaks to Miracle Mile. His […]

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Project provides brighter lights in Windsor Square

Project provides brighter lights in Windsor Square

| June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ninety-nine new or rehabilitated lampposts, all with bright but long-lasting and energy-efficient bulbs, have been installed in much of Windsor Square, thanks to residents who took up the challenge to promote a streetlight assessment project. The lights are being placed in Windsor Square between First and Third streets, from Beachwood Dr., Plymouth to Irving boulevards. […]

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John Welborne takes reins as Chronicle publisher, owner

John Welborne takes reins as Chronicle publisher, owner

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the first time in the 52 years since its founding in 1963, the Larchmont Chronicle has a new owner. On May 1, the ownership of the paper will be passed to lifelong resident, John H. Welborne. I could not be more pleased than to have John Welborne lead the next decades of the Chronicle. […]

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Building closures, tree removals told at Metro meeting

Building closures, tree removals told at Metro meeting

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

A parking lot closure and removal of three buildings on La Brea Ave. are in the works at the Metro station to be built at Wilshire Blvd. and La Brea Ave. The plans were announced at a community meeting at the Korean Cultural Center March 19. The parking lot at Wilshire and Detroit Ave. will […]

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