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Rotary Christmas tree lot returns to Larchmont Blvd.

Rotary Christmas tree lot returns to Larchmont Blvd.

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fresh-cut evergreens are back and for sale on the Blvd. thanks to the Wilshire Rotary Club tree lot at 568 N. Larchmont Blvd. Delivered from a farm in Oregon, customers will find noble, Fraser, silvertip, Nordmann and Douglas firs, with new shipments arriving each week. In its 10th year on Larchmont Blvd., event organizer Wendy […]

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Le French Butcher is like part of the family, only French

Le French Butcher is like part of the family, only French

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

For those who bemoan the closing of the excellent butcher shop Lindy & Grundy, there’s a new storefront for grass-fed, antibiotic-free meats: Le French Butcher. Master butcher Jean-Claude Setin and his wife Susan, who have been operating out of farmers’ market stalls, including Larchmont’s, not only want to bring quality cuts to Los Angeles, but […]

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Pink’s celebrates 77th anniversary

Pink’s celebrates 77th anniversary

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pink’s Hot Dogs celebrated its 77th anniversary Nov. 17 with “Chili Dogs for Charity.” The iconic hot dog stand served 77-cent hot dogs for 77 minutes to mark the special occasion. In addition, Gloria, Richard and Beverly Pink were on hand to welcome hundreds of customers who lined down La Brea Ave. for the chance […]

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Book tells of TV pioneer, station debut at Paramount

Book tells of TV pioneer, station debut at Paramount

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

In 1941, Paramount Pictures sent Klaus Landsberg to Los Angeles to build an experimental television station: W6XYZ. By 1947, the station’s name was changed to KTLA, (Channel 5), and the German immigrant and legendary TV pioneer was at its helm. Its first commercial broadcast went on the air Jan. 22, 1947 from a garage on […]

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Marat Daukayev Nutcracker set to twirl

Marat Daukayev Nutcracker set to twirl

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Marat Daukayev School of Ballet begins selling tickets this month for its annual performance of “The Nutcracker” at Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Cal State Los Angeles, 5151 State University Dr. Clara, sometimes also known as Marie or Masha, and her Nutcracker take the stage with the Sugar Plum Fairy and Snowflakes Saturdays Dec. 3 and […]

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Beloved Italian restaurant opens neighborhood café

Beloved Italian restaurant opens neighborhood café

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Gino Angelini’s superb Italian trattoria, Angelini Osteria, has been favored by locals and destination diners for 15 years. What better way to celebrate that milestone anniversary than to open another restaurant next door? Owners Gino and Elizabeth Angelini partnered with their longtime maitre d’ Gino Rindone and created Angelini Alimentari, an ode to the authentic […]

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