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‘Not your mother’s Ebell,’ says board member Janna Bodek Harris

‘Not your mother’s Ebell,’ says board member Janna Bodek Harris

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Longtime Windsor Square resident Janna Bodek Harris has a message to all of the young women reading this: join the Ebell of Los Angeles. “The club is a jewel in our community,” says Harris, who serves on the board of directors for the organization. “Really, I feel like every woman in this neighborhood should be […]

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Janet Clayton looks to the future of energy; Pulitzers are in her rear view

Janet Clayton looks to the future of energy; Pulitzers are in her rear view

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Janet Clayton tends to be where the action is — from Pulitzer Prize-winning teams at the “Los Angeles Times” to being at the forefront of new technologies as head of corporate communications at Edison International. “It was a very exciting time to be in journalism,” she says of her long career at the newspaper. And, […]

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Children’s Chain luncheon helped hospital

Children’s Chain luncheon helped hospital

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

A group of 10 members of the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles support group, Children’s Chain (“a chain is as strong as its weakest link”) organized a luncheon and fashion show to benefit the hospital at the end of May. The 59-year-old group’s event featured a talk by interior (and fashion) designer Mark D. Sikes. A […]

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Brookside neighborhood hosts 38th annual block party

Brookside neighborhood hosts 38th annual block party

| June 29, 2017 | 1 Comment

Brookside residents were set to gather on June 25 on the 800 block of Muirfield Road to enjoy their 38th annual summer block party. The event was to include a barbecue, a bounce house, face painting, pie-eating contests and a live auction featuring items such as passes to the Magic Castle. The party was sponsored […]

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Pets of Larchmont: therapist, friends among group

Pets of Larchmont: therapist, friends among group

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Meet our readers’ furry and feathered friends, from a pair of parakeets who sing in Park La Brea to a number of dogs and cats who seem to enjoy the good life as much as we do. Sparky and her pal, fellow golden doodle Brandy, have been friends since puppyhood, explains Nanci Leonard, Brookside. So […]

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Libraries team up with Dodgers for reading challenge

Libraries team up with Dodgers for reading challenge

| June 29, 2017 | 0 Comments

Los Angeles Public Library and the Los Angeles Dodgers want people to read more this summer. The library is launching its summer reading challenge, “Reading by Design,” emphasizing expanding imagination, learning, exploration and creativity through reading. Patrons of all ages can sign up at lapl.org/summer, or by visiting a local branch. Participants are asked to […]

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