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Fiber artists find inspiration in ancient stones

Fiber artists find inspiration in ancient stones

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ancient stones in the Peruvian Highlands and a contemporary fabric swatch inspired Cameron Taylor-Brown’s new fiber art quartet. The champagne-colored polyester swatch named “Majestic Stone” also describes the ruins and the centuries-old stonework she saw on her recent travels. “I enjoy that ‘majestic’ describes both the fabric and stonework… and that repurposing is integral to […]

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Small business owners hope to Spruce your space

Small business owners hope to Spruce your space

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

When Amber McDermitt met Mary Bell in the summer of 2013 they were working on a Lloyd Wright house in Pacific Palisades. Hired separately, they found a natural connection and were inspired to start Spruce Design & Organization. “We worked in collaboration as designer and organizer for a complete remodel of the interior and exterior,” […]

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Garden tour of Brookside waterway on April 26

Garden tour of Brookside waterway on April 26

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

View seven gardens along the Brookside stream on Sun., April 26 from 1 to 4 p.m. Open to the public, the event is sponsored by the Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society. Several houses will also be open, said co-chairmen Patricia Rye and Sandy Boeck. The tour begins at 8th St. and Longwood Ave., and follows […]

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Girls get dolled up for the prom

Girls get dolled up for the prom

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cinderella has nothing on these girls. And lucky for them, they won’t turn into pumpkins at midnight. On March 5, for the eighth year in a row, the Assistance League of Los Angeles collaborated with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) for the Operation School Bell Prom Day. The annual event provides free prom […]

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Backyard chicken raising has come home to roost

Backyard chicken raising has come home to roost

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Backyard Chickens aren’t just for farms anymore. A recent email chain sent out to Hancock Park block captains had this subject line: “Chicken Wandering on 4th & Rimpau.” That was followed a couple weeks later with another neighborhood email: “Chicken hens on Hudson and 2nd. Pets?” No longer limited to farms and factories, backyard chickens […]

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Sports scene:  Athlete of Month, three-star players

Sports scene: Athlete of Month, three-star players

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Twins Alex and Shea Copeland, respective stars of the Harvard-Westlake boys varsity basketball team and girls track and field squad, are headed for the Ivy League. A 6-3 senior guard for the Wolverines, Alex was averaging 25.7 points a game in January and coming off a 40-point game against Alemany, when he was named “Athlete […]

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