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Hancock Park Garden Club sale supports Ebell grounds

Hancock Park Garden Club sale supports Ebell grounds

| March 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

Get ready for spring planting and summer garden maintenance at the Hancock Park Garden Club sale and event Sat., March 4 at the Ebell Club, in the parking lot at Lucerne Blvd., from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. “Our goal, as a club, is to help gardeners. We will have natives and drought tolerant plants, […]

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Jill Bauman helps families exit homelessness with ‘Imagine’

Jill Bauman helps families exit homelessness with ‘Imagine’

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Jill Bauman is passionate about solving family homelessness. Seated in her art-lined and book-filled living room, Bauman recounts the road to becoming head of Imagine LA, the non-profit agency that is using creative methods to remedy the homeless dilemma. Born in Pasadena and raised in Santa Barbara, she briefly lived on June St. Bauman graduated […]

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Intimate look into small interiors in Woods’ new book, talk at Ebell

Intimate look into small interiors in Woods’ new book, talk at Ebell

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hancock Park-based author Douglas Woods has recently published his fourth book, “Dreaming Small: Intimate Interiors.” The 228-page hardback features 200 color photos by Melba Levick of homes mostly under 2,000 square feet. In an era of downsizing, the 22 Southern California homes largely built in the early 20th century show how artful living can be […]

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Testing for cookbook ‘Sweet’ made good home cook into an excellent baker

Testing for cookbook ‘Sweet’ made good home cook into an excellent baker

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Peggy Giffin cooks a lot. Known for her elaborate dinners, she and husband Bob Wyman, an attorney who writes for online food magazine “One for the Table,” are big foodies. “It’s our hobby and a large part of our lives,” said Giffin, one of four co-chairs on the food and wine committee at the Ebell […]

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Around the Town by Patty Hill covers gardens, libraries, music

Around the Town by Patty Hill covers gardens, libraries, music

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Garden Conservancy came to town on May 10. The national organization that works with visionary gardeners and community leaders to preserve some of the country’s most beloved flora began the day early at the Ebell of Los Angeles with a seminar on “The Splendor and Purpose of Persian Design.” An impressive array of lecturers included […]

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Larchmont Chronicle celebrates 50 years!

Larchmont Chronicle celebrates 50 years!

| May 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

It was Party Central at the Larchmont Chronicle’s Golden Jubilee celebration at The Ebell of Los Angeles in May. Some 300 guests were treated to entertainment featuring singers Jan Daley and Melissa Allen, comedienne Peggy Bartenetti and auctioneer/singer Councilman Tom LaBonge. Loyce Braun supplied the lyrics and video script while a “flash mob” waved newspapers […]

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