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Windsor Village appeals 32-unit condo complex

Windsor Village appeals 32-unit condo complex

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Windsor Village Association filed an appeal June 13 of a proposed 32-unit condominium complex at 853 to 859 S. Lucerne Blvd. “The condo project is over-sized and not in scale, bulk, height, massing and design with the historic structures in the neighborhood,” said R.J. Strotz, WVA board member. Property owner Ik Kyoon Ahn of Morumbila […]

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New streetlights  illuminate Wilton, Ridgewood Place

New streetlights illuminate Wilton, Ridgewood Place

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The nights are a lot brighter on Ridgewood Place and parts of First Street and Wilton Drive thanks to the tenacity of a group of area residents. A ceremony in June marked the culmination of two attempts over nearly a decade to have streetlights installed in the neighborhood just south of Beverly Blvd. Resident Nona […]

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Larchmont Bungalow civil, criminal cases both continued

Larchmont Bungalow civil, criminal cases both continued

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Criminal and civil cases in the city vs. the Larchmont Bungalow, 107 N. Larchmont, were both continued last month to July and September in L.A. Superior Court. In the civil case Judge Suzanne Brughera continued the case to Tues., July 22. It was scheduled to be heard June 16. Judge Brughera “continued it due to […]

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North Larchmont Boulevard medians are abloom

North Larchmont Boulevard medians are abloom

| June 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

After months of anticipation, trees and plants are being installed in the median strips at the north entrance to Larchmont Boulevard. The project was awarded grant funds as a part of the 2009 Metro Call for Projects. Community groups also contributed funding, including the Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society, the Windsor Square Association and the […]

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Residents seek actions to stop illegal activity in home on Highland Avenue

Residents seek actions to stop illegal activity in home on Highland Avenue

| May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hancock Park residents have been frustrated in their attempts to stop illegal activity at 508 N. Highland Ave. that has become a haven for drug dealing and squatters. Other violations include suspected use as a boarding house, frequent yard sales, an illegal fence and general lack of maintenance. “We have contacted our Council office, city […]

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Lebanese-American group opens new center in Park Mile

Lebanese-American group opens new center in Park Mile

| May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

It took 13 years of searching before the Lebanese American Foundation finally found a home for its community center. “Just last year we discovered the former Broadway Federal Savings bank building at 4800 Wilshire Blvd. was available,” said Judge James Kaddo, S. Larchmont Blvd., one of the Foundation founders. Kaddo said LAF wanted a secular […]

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