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Award-winner on Mansfield was purchased from a cat

Award-winner on Mansfield was purchased from a cat

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The two-story Italian Revival-style building at 216 S. Mansfield Ave. is one of the winners of the Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society Landmark Awards. Dave Goldstein, owner, received the award at the Society’s annual meeting in July. Goldstein purchased the building in 1991 from the estate of Mrs. Gimbel’s cat. Proceeds from the trustee’s sale […]

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Brookside residents updated on crime, Park Mile zoning

Brookside residents updated on crime, Park Mile zoning

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fourth District Councilman David Ryu complimented the 30 residents who turned out for the summer meeting for their citizen involvement. Ryu and his chief of staff Sarah Dusseault attended the July 16 evening meeting of Brookside Homeowners Association at the Lebanese-American Foundation center. Owen Smith, Association president, introduced the guest speakers including Wilshire LAPD senior […]

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‘It was cool,’ says student who interviewed Joe Biden

‘It was cool,’ says student who interviewed Joe Biden

| July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Although they don’t agree on which baseball team should be in the World Series, they both like dogs. Lucas Fuhrer discovered this while interviewing Vice President Joe Biden who was in Los Angeles speaking about raising the minimum wage. Lucas, son of Christian and Christy Fuhrer of Ridgewood Place, will be a seventh grader next […]

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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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