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Trailblazer Mary Caswell leaves legacy at Marlborough School

Trailblazer Mary Caswell leaves legacy at Marlborough School

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

This October, Marlborough, the oldest independent girls’ school in Southern California, celebrates its 125th anniversary. Currently nestled right here in our own Hancock Park backyard, it took the vision of an orphaned, widowed woman to bring it to life. Mary Caswell was born in Paris, Me., in 1850, and was educated at private schools throughout […]

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Real Estate Sales for August 2014

Real Estate Sales for August 2014

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Real Estate Sales* Single family homes 501 S. Plymouth Blvd. 125 Fremont Pl. 624 S. Arden Blvd. 110 N. Rossmore Ave. 171 S. McCadden Pl. 152 S. Van Ness Ave. 538 N. Citrus Ave. 220 N. Van Ness Ave. 604 S. Arden Blvd. 514 N. McCadden Pl. 522 N. Plymouth Blvd. 136 N. Beachwood Dr. […]

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La Brea-Hancock urges added security for Avalon Bay park

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Recent drug arrests in a park behind Avalon Bay apartments at 5115 Wilshire Blvd. has La Brea-Hancock residents concerned. The space has become a site for criminal activity and homeless occupants. The park is owned by Avalon Bay. When it opened its multi-story apartment building in 2007, the developer promised to help provide security for […]

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California Greenin': Beat the heat, save money on rebates

California Greenin': Beat the heat, save money on rebates

| September 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

The only thing worse than a summer heat wave is an autumn shock wave when you get the air-conditioning bill. When September rolls around and the temperatures are still hitting 90, maybe it’s time to explore some alternatives. Utilize windows Like a villa in a Merchant Ivory film that needs opening each dawn, your home […]

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Real Estate Sales for July 2014

Real Estate Sales for July 2014

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Real Estate Sales* Single family homes 345  S. Hudson Ave. 434 S. Windsor BLvd. 355 S. Rossmore Ave. 229 S. McCadden Pl. 152 S. Van Ness Ave. 202 S. Van Ness Ave. 267 S. Plymouth Blvd. 159 S. Van Ness Ave. 302 S. Mansfield Ave. 187 N. Highland Ave. 547 N. Las Palmas Ave. 220 […]

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Statue of Jewish-American patriot Haym Salomon to receive new marker

Statue of Jewish-American patriot Haym Salomon to receive new marker

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hancock Park-based chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is working to further the legacy of Haym Salomon, a Jewish hero of the American Revolution. Stephanie Boyd, a member of the LA-Eschscholtzia Chapter, was a delegate at DAR’s 123rd annual Continental Congress recently in Washington, D.C. While there she submitted a proposal to […]

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