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Hot dogs for the kids and a Persian menu for adults will be served at the 39th annual Lucerne Blvd. Block Party on Sun., Oct. 18 from 1 to 5 p.m. on the 300 block of S. Lucerne. “New this year will be psychic readings by Melinda Hess. Readings will book quickly so sign up […]
A film historian and a composer will be special guests at the seventh annual Brookside Outdoor Movie Night in Memorial Park on Sat., Oct. 17 presented by Miracle Mile Toys and Games. Roy Forbes, coordinator, said the movies will start at 7:15 p.m., but he suggests to come early and have a family picnic in […]
When Carolyn Brooks heard about the 2014 murders at the UC Santa Barbara, Isle Vista campus, she got angry, “This could have happened to my son,” she thought. That news propelled the Brookside resident into researching what could be done to put an end to gun violence. Her research led to the website, momsdemandaction.org, a […]
Meetings have already begun to inform residents on the changes proposed by Paramount Pictures for its 25-year Hollywood Project. Residents are invited to weigh in on the changes to the film studio’s 56-acre lot at 5555 Melrose Ave. and the addition of six new adjacent buildings. The proposed project would result in a net increase […]
“Life has been good to me,” said Jack Levin as he reflected on the 100 years he recently celebrated at a party at his home with 140 friends and relative and neighbors. Nephews, nieces, grand nephews and nieces, neighbors, friends and eight visitors from Japan joined in the festivities to mark the milestone birthday. Levin […]
With sounds of Broadway show tunes ringing through the night, supporters of Hope-Net sampled food at Larchmont Blvd. restaurants and bakeries. The 23rd annual “Taste of Larchmont” on Aug. 24 used a Broadway theme to accompany diners as they visited many of the 16 restaurants offering samples of their cuisine.