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Dog’s life saved, thanks to savvy neighbors and prosecutor

Dog’s life saved, thanks to savvy neighbors and prosecutor

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments

A pit bull mix survived being thrown down a ravine twice. Thanks to a neighbor’s video footage and a homegrown city prosecutor, the defendant is in jail. Deputy District Attorney Alexandra Campbell, who grew up in Hancock Park along with most of her family, received an incriminating video as evidence of the 21-year-old defendant’s deed. […]

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Sign ups for Month of Big Sundays to begin April 1

Sign ups for Month of Big Sundays to begin April 1

| March 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Once again, as part of MOBS (a Month of Big Sundays), volunteer opportunities will abound every day in May. Volunteer project sign-ups will be posted at bigsunday.org beginning Mon., April 2. There will be over 100 volunteer opportunities that will impact tens of thousands of people across Los Angeles, said an organization spokesman. To volunteer, […]

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APRIL 5:  Conservancy looks ahead to next 40 years

APRIL 5: Conservancy looks ahead to next 40 years

| March 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles Conservancy is not resting on its laurels but looking ahead — to the next 40 years — in a panel discussion Thurs., April 5 at the Los Angeles Central Library. It was the library’s proposed demolition four decades ago that inspired the Conservancy’s formation. The event, “The Future of Preservation in Los Angeles; […]

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Summer memories are made at Fitness by the Sea kids’ beach camp

Summer memories are made at Fitness by the Sea kids’ beach camp

| March 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Fitness by the Sea Beach Camp, for children ages four to 14, is where friendships and experiences are made that last a lifetime, says founder Eric Colton. “Who wouldn’t want to play soccer, swim with dolphins, learn magic, or just have a carefree and silly day on the beach? “Kids spend so much time in […]

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The Ebell of Los Angeles celebrates 100 years of aiding women in need

The Ebell of Los Angeles celebrates 100 years of aiding women in need

| March 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

For 100 years, The Ebell of Los Angeles has assisted women in need through the club’s Rest Cottage Association (RCA). Its centennial will be celebrated at a luncheon on Mon., April 23 beginning at 11:30 a.m. at 741 S. Lucerne Blvd. Ten nonprofit agencies providing safety nets for women and children will receive $10,000 each. […]

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Climb and explore at Junior League’s ‘Touch-a-Truck’

Climb and explore at Junior League’s ‘Touch-a-Truck’

| March 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

Big rigs and emergency response vehicles will be parked at a family-friendly event sponsored by the Junior League of Los Angeles. Touch-a-Truck will be on Sat., April 14 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Santa Monica Pier Beach Lot 1 North. Children can explore, climb and touch vehicles of all shapes and sizes, […]

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