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New Pavilion in park planned to help tell Holocaust story

New Pavilion in park planned to help tell Holocaust story

| January 31, 2019 | 0 Comments

Plans are underway to build a pavilion at the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust on Grove Drive, south of the existing museum in Pan Pacific Park. The pavilion will expand the footprint of the existing museum. Together they “will help shape the future of not only this institution but of our greater community as […]

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Imagine LA mentoring program turns 10

Imagine LA mentoring program turns 10

| January 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Imagine LA turned its offices into a winter wonderland for families and their mentors Dec. 8. Kids decorated stockings, cut dapper snowflakes and made candy treat bags. Parents collected wish list items and shopped in “boutiques.” Santa visited and carolers were also at the event of about 100 partygoers. Partners in the program included NGA […]

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Town & Country is on PLBRA agenda

Town & Country is on PLBRA agenda

| January 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Representatives of Town & Country — who originally proposed a 26-story residential tower on Third St. east of Fairfax Ave. — will be keynote speakers at the Park La Brea Residents Association (PLBRA) annual meeting. Developer Tom Warren, executive managing director for the Holland Partner Group, and property owner John Nahas, of Regency Centers, are expected […]

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Sort, donate, dine on MLK Day

Sort, donate, dine on MLK Day

| January 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Help out and enjoy fellowship in the New Year on Big Sunday’s seventh annual Martin Luther King Day Clothing Collection and Community Breakfast Mon., Jan. 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 6111 Melrose Ave.  New and gently used work clothes, casual clothes, warm clothes and coats and athletic wear are all needed, just […]

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Movie museum to show film’s magic; opening late 2019

Movie museum to show film’s magic; opening late 2019

| January 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Visitors to the new Academy Museum of Motion Pictures (AMMP) will be immersed in the magic and dreamscape of cinema. At least that’s the goal for the $388-million museum under construction at the corner of Wilshire Blvd. and Fairfax Ave. It is set to open at the end of 2019. “This [will be] an extraordinary […]

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LACMA moves forward with plans for its new building

LACMA moves forward with plans for its new building

| January 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

As we went to press, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art updated the public on its proposed new building to house the permanent collection, set to extend across Wilshire Boulevard when it opens at the end of 2023. Now slimmer across the boulevard than its most recent concept, the Peter Zumthor-designed project is slated […]

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