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Garden tour of Brookside waterway on April 26

Garden tour of Brookside waterway on April 26

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

View seven gardens along the Brookside stream on Sun., April 26 from 1 to 4 p.m. Open to the public, the event is sponsored by the Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society. Several houses will also be open, said co-chairmen Patricia Rye and Sandy Boeck. The tour begins at 8th St. and Longwood Ave., and follows […]

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Girls get dolled up for the prom

Girls get dolled up for the prom

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Cinderella has nothing on these girls. And lucky for them, they won’t turn into pumpkins at midnight. On March 5, for the eighth year in a row, the Assistance League of Los Angeles collaborated with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) for the Operation School Bell Prom Day. The annual event provides free prom […]

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Principal changes at Immaculate Heart, Marlborough

Principal changes at Immaculate Heart, Marlborough

| April 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sands tapped to head Marlborough School July 1 Priscilla Sands will become the ninth head of school on Wed., July 1 at Marlborough, the oldest independent girls’ school in Southern California. “As a strong believer in the power of all-girls education, I look forward to working with the talented and dedicated administration, faculty, and staff […]

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Stopgap on tear downs to go back to PLUM

Stopgap on tear downs to go back to PLUM

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

An interim control ordinance aimed to halt teardowns in Miracle Mile, Larchmont Heights and the La Brea Hancock Neighborhood was put on hold Feb. 24 by the city Planning and Land Use Management Committee. The committee heard public comments from council members, residents and other representatives of the 14 areas that would be protected under […]

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Backyard chicken raising has come home to roost

Backyard chicken raising has come home to roost

| March 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Backyard Chickens aren’t just for farms anymore. A recent email chain sent out to Hancock Park block captains had this subject line: “Chicken Wandering on 4th & Rimpau.” That was followed a couple weeks later with another neighborhood email: “Chicken hens on Hudson and 2nd. Pets?” No longer limited to farms and factories, backyard chickens […]

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Ramsay, Ryu in May runoff city council election

Ramsay, Ryu in May runoff city council election

| March 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Carolyn Ramsay is heading for a runoff election on Tues., May 19 following her first place finish for the Fourth District City Council seat in the March 3 election. Based on unofficial results from the City Clerk, the runoff will be between Carolyn Ramsay (2,911 votes) and David Ryu (2,776 votes). However, there only are […]

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