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Local launches business to prepare for Big One

Local launches business to prepare for Big One

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Brookside resident Roy Forbes experienced his first earthquake at age six while eating a pancake breakfast at Ky’s Place in Carson City, Nev., and he thought it was fun. But today, Forbes knows that earthquakes are not fun––they are deadly and take serious preparation to survive. Scientists consistently warn us that there is a 99.7 […]

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Talent show, water rollers returning to Larchmont Fair

Talent show, water rollers returning to Larchmont Fair

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The camels are coming—to the Larchmont Family Fair again this year. The popular ride on the desert beast will be one of the fun activities on Larchmont Blvd. on Sun., Oct. 26 from noon to 5 p.m. The event is sponsored by the members of the Larchmont Boulevard Association. The closed-to-traffic boulevard will be lined […]

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PETS OF LARCHMONT

PETS OF LARCHMONT

| October 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

An overwhelming number of e-mails poured in of adorable and regal-looking pets with some uplifting stories to match. Several among them are Boulevard regulars. One owner forwarded a pastel painting of Gen. Beauregard, a.k.a. Beau, and there was Sophie, “a Windsor Square socialite” entertaining her dachsund friends. Kobe Astro, a beagle mix, is a true […]

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Taste of Larchmont benefits Hope-Net

Taste of Larchmont benefits Hope-Net

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Residents strolled the Boulevard on a warm August night, sampled cuisine at participating area restaurants and listened to live jazz at the 22nd annual Taste of Larchmont. This year’s theme was “Abbey Road to Larchmont.” The event benefits Hope-Net, an interfaith and community agency celebrating its 26th year. Hope-Net operates 14 area pantries, providing food […]

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Plymouth School founder steps down after 42 years

Plymouth School founder steps down after 42 years

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Taking the advice of one of her former teachers who retired after 25 years, Penny Cox plans to be out of town when classes start on Sept. 15. “She warned me that that will be the hardest time,” said Cox, who founded the Plymouth School with four others in 1972. “But I’m going to be […]

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Capt. Eric Davis praised by residents for area outreach

Capt. Eric Davis praised by residents for area outreach

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

A barbecue at the Wilshire Police Station on Thurs., Sept. 18 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. will give community members a chance to say goodbye to Captain Eric Davis. Davis, who has been Wilshire commanding officer since 2008, will be retiring in October. Noted for his community outreach, Davis has earned the gratitude of […]

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