Author Archive: Laura Eversz

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Wilshire Park School principal retires after 33 years of service

Wilshire Park School principal retires after 33 years of service

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Enrique Franco has gained loads of admirers in his 33- year career with the L.A. Unified School District. So it was no surprise that they came out in droves, along with family and friends—and even the family dog, Dino—to bid him farewell at a recent ceremony at Wilshire Park Elementary School marking his retirement. Franco […]

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New streetlights  illuminate Wilton, Ridgewood Place

New streetlights illuminate Wilton, Ridgewood Place

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The nights are a lot brighter on Ridgewood Place and parts of First Street and Wilton Drive thanks to the tenacity of a group of area residents. A ceremony in June marked the culmination of two attempts over nearly a decade to have streetlights installed in the neighborhood just south of Beverly Blvd. Resident Nona […]

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Real Estate Sales for May 2014

Real Estate Sales for May 2014

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Real Estate Sales* Single family homes 108 Fremont Pl. 619 S. June St. 131 S. Rossmore Ave. 440 N. McCadden Pl. 307 N. Orange Dr. 245 S. Lucerne Blvd. 268 S. Van Ness Ave. 532 N. Las Palmas Ave. 101 S. Highland Ave. 517 N. Lucerne Blvd. 935 S. Hudson Ave. 726 S. Highland Ave. […]

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Brookside parties, Lillian Way marks 4th of July

Brookside parties, Lillian Way marks 4th of July

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Residents on Lillian Way, Cahuenga Blvd. and Wilcox Ave. will celebrate Independence Day in style, and take some cues from their Brookside neighbors, who sure know how to throw a party. Lillian Way Lillian Way will be closed off for the 18th annual Fourth of July Block Party beginning at 4:30 p.m. It features the […]

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North Larchmont Boulevard medians are abloom

North Larchmont Boulevard medians are abloom

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

After months of anticipation, trees and plants are being installed in the median strips at the north entrance to Larchmont Boulevard. The project was awarded grant funds as a part of the 2009 Metro Call for Projects. Community groups also contributed funding, including the Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society, the Windsor Square Association and the […]

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Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society tour funds greening projects at L.A. High

Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society tour funds greening projects at L.A. High

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society Los Angeles Garden Tour & Party April 27 paid homage to the plight of the vanishing honeybee. Gardens both large and small were represented on the ninth annual tour, which benefits a greening project at Los Angeles High School. Co-chairs were Suz Landay, Fluff McLean and Mary E. Nichols. […]

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