Author Archive: Laura Eversz

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Wilshire police issue stolen and burglarized vehicle advisory

Wilshire police issue stolen and burglarized vehicle advisory

| February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles Police Department is asking the public to remain more vigilant about vehicle-related thefts and burglaries in the Wilshire area. Vehicle thieves are targeting 1990s to early 2000s Hondas and Toyotas. The theft of catalytic converters is also on the rise, possibly because they contain precious metals. In addition, third-row seats from Chevrolet […]

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Los Angeles Boy Scout Troop 10 seeks former members to attend its centennial celebration

Los Angeles Boy Scout Troop 10 seeks former members to attend its centennial celebration

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Members of Troop 10 are seeking former Boy Scouts and adult leaders to celebrate the local group’s centennial May 3 at St. James’ Parish Hall.  The oldest continuously sponsored Boy Scout troop in the U.S., it is sponsored by St. James’ Episcopal Church, located at the corner of Wilshire Blvd. and St. Andrews Pl. Over […]

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Testing for cookbook ‘Sweet’ made good home cook into an excellent baker

Testing for cookbook ‘Sweet’ made good home cook into an excellent baker

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Peggy Giffin cooks a lot. Known for her elaborate dinners, she and husband Bob Wyman, an attorney who writes for online food magazine “One for the Table,” are big foodies. “It’s our hobby and a large part of our lives,” said Giffin, one of four co-chairs on the food and wine committee at the Ebell […]

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Valentines speak of love, marriage and e-mail letters

Valentines speak of love, marriage and e-mail letters

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Absence made the hearts grow fonder They met while working in Washington, D. C. in 1998 on the Jim Lehrer News Hour, dated, and a year later, went separate ways. Laura first socialized with Michael Million at a party the staff attended. Several weeks later “we had our first date—going  to  a  sushi  restaurant  in  […]

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Arden project, leadership, outreach on Marlborough School head Barbara Wagner’s list

Arden project, leadership, outreach on Marlborough School head Barbara Wagner’s list

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Where did the time go,” mused Barbara Wagner, who has been at Marlborough School for 25 years. The 61-year-old head of school, who hails from a small town in Michigan, graduated from Michigan State with a degree in music. She taught music at a public school there for three years before moving to the University […]

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Park LaBrea Residents Association annual meeting Jan. 12

Park LaBrea Residents Association annual meeting Jan. 12

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Park LaBrea Residents Association (PLBRA) will host its annual membership meeting on Sun., Jan. 12 from noon to 2 p.m. The group will meet in the PLB Activity Center Theater. According to PLBRA president Bernie Clinch, guest speakers will include District 4 Councilman Tom LaBonge and City Attorney Mike Feuer. Additionally, John Burney, director […]

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