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Wilshire Country Club is turning so brown it’s green

Wilshire Country Club is turning so brown it’s green

| April 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Water-saving efforts are moving the ground from the Wilshire Country Club golf course, some 24 acres of turf to be exact. That’s the amount that has been removed from the course since early January, said Todd Keefer, general manager and chief operating officer. A host of drought-tolerant plants will replace the water-thirsty grass on about […]

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Development on the LVNA meeting agenda May 12

Development on the LVNA meeting agenda May 12

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Property development and a potential Historic Preservation Overlay Zone (HPOZ) are on the agenda when the Larchmont Village Neighborhood Association (LVNA) meets on Tues., May 12, at 7 p.m. The semi-annual meeting will be held in the auditorium of Van Ness Elementary School, 501 N. Van Ness Ave. Councilman Tom LaBonge and/or his field deputy […]

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John Welborne takes reins as Chronicle publisher, owner

John Welborne takes reins as Chronicle publisher, owner

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the first time in the 52 years since its founding in 1963, the Larchmont Chronicle has a new owner. On May 1, the ownership of the paper will be passed to lifelong resident, John H. Welborne. I could not be more pleased than to have John Welborne lead the next decades of the Chronicle. […]

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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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