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Spread joy with St. Vincent Meals on Wheels

Spread joy with St. Vincent Meals on Wheels

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

When Gina Riberi left her practice as a commercial litigation attorney, she agreed to help out at her husband’s new technology business for a short time. Another decade would fly by before she would follow her calling and passion to help others. The task ahead was not an easy one. There are 25,000 non-profits in […]

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Original owner of Chevalier’s Books interviewed 30 years ago

Original owner of Chevalier’s Books interviewed 30 years ago

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

  After 75 years of business, people in the Larchmont area know and love their neighborhood bookstore, Chevalier’s Books.  In 1984, the Larchmont Chronicle carried an article about the store’s founder, Joe Chevalier, as the store celebrated its 45th anniversary. As the store now celebrates 75 years, here’s a look back at that article, written […]

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Classic ‘Nutcracker’ brings holiday favorite to the stage

Classic ‘Nutcracker’ brings holiday favorite to the stage

| December 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Several local girls will share the role of Masha in Marat Daukayev Ballet’s production of “The Nutcracker.” It is among a variety of productions of the holiday classic throughout December. Marat Daukayev Ballet More than 120 dancers from the school on S. La Brea Ave. will don 500 costumes to perform on Saturdays, Dec. 6 […]

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Miracle Mile Run down Wilshire Blvd. on Dec. 6

Miracle Mile Run down Wilshire Blvd. on Dec. 6

| November 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Miracle Mile Run—a one-mile race on Wilshire Blvd. sponsored by city councilman Tom LaBonge—is free and open to all ages. Registration and check-in for the event, which begins at the intersection of Wilshire Blvd. and Orange Dr., begins at 6:30 a.m. It runs down the middle of Wilshire Blvd. starting at 7 a.m. Billed […]

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Highland Avenue to close for resurfacing

Highland Avenue to close for resurfacing

| November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Highland Ave. from Melrose Ave. to Wilshire Blvd. will be closed for repaving on two consecutive weekends. Southbound lanes will be closed  on Sat., Nov. 8 and Sun., Nov. 9,  beginning at 7 a.m. The following weekend, Sat., Nov. 15 and Sun., Nov. 16, work will be performed on the northbound lanes. According to the […]

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Larchmont Family Fair brought all ages to the Village

Larchmont Family Fair brought all ages to the Village

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Music and laughter filled the air at the Larchmont Family Fair on Oct. 26. Children rode ponies, camels and giant slides. Others competed in the costume contest and talent show. The closed-to-traffic boulevard was lined with booths offering food, drink and games. Children enjoyed bubble rollers, a photo booth, petting zoo, rock climbing and face […]

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