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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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Dedication marks completion of Larchmont median project

Dedication marks completion of Larchmont median project

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

North Larchmont Blvd. medians, featuring Jacaranda trees, agapantha and geranium plants and a monument sign, were dedicated on July 17. The project, spearheaded by Carolyn Ramsay, former chief of staff to Councilman Tom LaBonge, cost $763,000 to date. The Bureau of Street Services began construction in 2013 on the three medians: a 270-foot strip in […]

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Neighbors enjoy food, meet police officers at National Night Out

Neighbors enjoy food, meet police officers at National Night Out

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Refreshments, games, safety exhibits and neighborhood walks were among activities at the L.A.P.D. Wilshire and Olympic Division’s National Night Out Against Crime on Tues., Aug. 5. Three locations for the annual event included Larchmont Village, Poinsettia Recreation Park and the Olympic Division station. A large number of residents attended the Larchmont Village event. Food was […]

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Dedication marks completion of Larchmont Blvd. median project

Dedication marks completion of Larchmont Blvd. median project

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

North Larchmont Blvd. medians, featuring Jacaranda trees, agapantha and geranium plants and a monument sign, were dedicated on July 17. The project, spearheaded by Carolyn Ramsay, former chief of staff to Councilman Tom LaBonge, cost $763,000 to date. The Bureau of Street Services began construction in 2013 on the three medians: a 270-foot strip in […]

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