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‘Legacies of Lucerne’ to open on Society home tour

‘Legacies of Lucerne’ to open on Society home tour

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Six houses on South Lucerne Boulevard will be open during the Windsor Square — Hancock Park Historical Society Home Tour on Sun., Oct. 14 from 1 to 5 p.m. Entertainment, antique cars, food, refreshments and a silent auction will be offered at the event, “Legacies of Lucerne.” The homes, in Windsor Square between Fourth and […]

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Small-town family fun, rides at Larchmont Family Fair

Small-town family fun, rides at Larchmont Family Fair

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Billed as “Main Street U.S.A.” in its premiere year in 1966, the Larchmont Family Fair — sponsored by the Larchmont Boulevard Association and founded by the Larchmont Chronicle — still has its small-town charm. A spooky haunted house, a talent show for all ages and a children’s Halloween costume contest are among activities at the […]

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Turning 100 in style … car-free

Turning 100 in style … car-free

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pedal, scoot, walk or hop on the Metro when CicLAvia comes to town, taking over eight miles of city streets in a carnival-style party, car-free, Sun., Sept. 30 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. “Celebrate LA! LA Phil 100 x CicLAvia” will take Angelenos on a lengthy route from Walt Disney Concert Hall to the […]

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Learn of Ebell Club’s activities at Open House

Learn of Ebell Club’s activities at Open House

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The doors of the historic Ebell of Los Angeles will be open to the public on Sun., Sept. 30 from 3 to 5 p.m. at 743 S. Lucerne Blvd. Visitors can enjoy champagne and refreshments while learning about the 124-year-old women’s club. Ebell members will describe the many club activities offered. Among them are a […]

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Lynn Russell found new perspective, hope at Downtown Women’s Center

Lynn Russell found new perspective, hope at Downtown Women’s Center

| August 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Lynn Hall Russell’s blue eyes sparkle when she tells of the founding of the Downtown Women’s Center (DWC) 40 years ago. As the story goes, an outreach worker on Skid Row, Jill Halverson, befriended a woman living out of two shopping carts. She found Rose to be a bright, loving and interesting woman. She was […]

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Driver ran a red light and crashed at Beverly, Arden

Driver ran a red light and crashed at Beverly, Arden

| August 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Reports of two major accidents at the intersection of Arden and Beverly boulevards were made last month. According to a resident on Arden, the most recent accident occurred on Sun., July 22 at 2 a.m. after a driver ran a red light. (See “Accidents at Arden” letter, page 2, August LC.) Often, drivers heading west […]

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