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Larchmont Boulevard welcomes new businesses

Larchmont Boulevard welcomes new businesses

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

New businesses are getting a warm reception from Larchmont residents. At the same time, some old favorites are bidding the street adieu. Lines are already forming at Salt & Straw, a Portland, Or. –based ice cream store that opened its only Los Angeles location at 240 N. Larchmont Blvd. in  September. Open daily from 10 […]

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Comedy Night benefits Wilshire Community Police Council youth programs

Comedy Night benefits Wilshire Community Police Council youth programs

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The El Rey Theatre will play host to the Wilshire Community Police Council’s (WCPC) annual fundraiser, providing a night of comedy with a “little jazz” thrown in on the side. The benefit, on Thurs., Oct. 23 at 7 p.m., will benefit the police cadet programs and the Wilshire community police station. Comedians scheduled to perform […]

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Windsor Square streetlight project to add 99 new poles

Windsor Square streetlight project to add 99 new poles

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The good news is: work crews will be installing 99 new streetlights in Windsor Square in the beginning of next year. The bad news is, it took almost eight years to accomplish. Paul Newman, the Windsor Square Association board member who has been overseeing the volunteer committees working with the city’s Bureau of Street Lighting, […]

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Talent show, water rollers returning to Larchmont Fair

Talent show, water rollers returning to Larchmont Fair

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The camels are coming—to the Larchmont Family Fair again this year. The popular ride on the desert beast will be one of the fun activities on Larchmont Blvd. on Sun., Oct. 26 from noon to 5 p.m. The event is sponsored by the members of the Larchmont Boulevard Association. The closed-to-traffic boulevard will be lined […]

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Everil Bell to close Larchmont Village’s My Favorite Place

Everil Bell to close Larchmont Village’s My Favorite Place

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Everil Bell was hoping to open a bookstore on Larchmont when she first decided to go into business. She discovered Larchmont when visiting a classmate from  Bishop Conaty High School who lived on Irving Blvd. Once Everil leased the space, she opted to open a dress shop instead. My Favorite Place, is celebrating its 40th […]

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Capt. Eric Davis praised by residents for area outreach

Capt. Eric Davis praised by residents for area outreach

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

A barbecue at the Wilshire Police Station on Thurs., Sept. 18 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. will give community members a chance to say goodbye to Captain Eric Davis. Davis, who has been Wilshire commanding officer since 2008, will be retiring in October. Noted for his community outreach, Davis has earned the gratitude of […]

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