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Meet neighbors, get safety tips at ‘National Night Out’

Meet neighbors, get safety tips at ‘National Night Out’

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Live entertainment, safety exhibits and neighborhood walks will be among activities at the L.A.P.D. Wilshire and Olympic Division’s National Night Out Against Crime on Tues., Aug. 4. The annual event is designed to promote involvement in crime prevention activities, police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie. Most importantly, it sends a message to criminals letting them know […]

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CIM unveils revised plans for Farmers property

CIM unveils revised plans for Farmers property

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

The ballroom at the Ebell Clubhouse set the scene for a community meeting on July 8 where revised plans were unveiled for a new residential development along Wilshire Blvd. between Rimpau and Muirfield. CIM Group—owners of the former Farmers Insurance property—presented its plans at the invitation of the Brookside and Hancock Park homeowners associations, with […]

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Warriors win sectionals, progress to regionals

Warriors win sectionals, progress to regionals

| July 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

After taking top spots in their respective divisions, two Wilshire Warrior softball teams have won the 2015 PONY All Stars Sectional Tournament. It marks the first time any Wilshire team has won the championship game at sectionals. Warriors 10-U beat Camarillo in a 6-0 shutout in Bakersfield. The undefeated team now progresses to the regional […]

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Houses razed on Arden for Marlborough pool and field

Houses razed on Arden for Marlborough pool and field

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Demolition of five houses on Arden Blvd. north of Third St. was completed last month as Marlborough School begins the final phase of its growth and development project. Razing of the houses was part of the $24 million Arden Project to improve the private, all-girls school in Hancock Park. The expansion will add a new […]

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Update on Farmers project at Ebell

Update on Farmers project at Ebell

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The public is invited to see revised plans for the new residential development proposed for the former Farmers Insurance property along Wilshire Blvd. between Rimpau and Muirfield. The site includes the existing seven-story tower and two large parking lots. The meeting is at The Ebell, 743 S. Lucerne, on Wed., July 8, at 8 p.m. Density […]

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Bungalow civil case dismissed; five-year limit had passed

Bungalow civil case dismissed; five-year limit had passed

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The city won a civil lawsuit brought on by the Larchmont Bungalow when L.A. Superior Court Judge Stephanie Bowick dismissed the case on June 1. It was dismissed “with prejudice,” meaning the case cannot be refiled. The Bungalow failed to bring the matter to trial within five years as required by city code, said Rob […]

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