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City Hall opponents gather at local school

City Hall opponents gather at local school

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The flyer advertising the Sat., Nov. 18, two-hour meeting to be held at Third St. School asked attendees to “Share Your Experiences Fighting City Hall & Developers,” and that certainly took place. Vociferous complaints were directed at spot-zoning, small-lot subdivisions and political fundraising. (Cited repeatedly was the recent “Los Angeles Times” story concerning Torrance-based real […]

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Temple’s Karsh Center helps neighbors in need

Temple’s Karsh Center helps neighbors in need

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

A new center at Wilshire Boulevard Temple is helping some of its neighbors in a big way. To mark the occasion, Mayor Eric Garcetti and Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson were among dignitaries at the dedication last month of the Temple’s Karsh Family Social Service Center, 3750 W. Sixth St. Set to serve […]

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Share joy of the season with others: Hollygrove, Big Sunday, local groups abound

Share joy of the season with others: Hollygrove, Big Sunday, local groups abound

| December 1, 2016 | 2 Comments

As the two gentlemen appealing to Mr. Scrooge in “A Christmas Carol” pointed out, this is the time of year “when want is keenly felt and abundance rejoices.” If you feel the holiday spirit move you to give from your own abundance, here are several volunteer and donation programs. Hollygrove, 815 N. El Centro Ave., […]

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Garcetti visits Larchmont Village to promote ‘M’

Garcetti visits Larchmont Village to promote ‘M’

| November 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

As voters take to the polls on Election Day, Mayor Eric Garcetti made a visit to Larchmont Blvd. to encourage residents to vote yes on Measure M. The Measure, if passed, will increase sales tax in Los Angeles County to fund traffic and transit improvements. “We’re handing out M&Ms to remind people to vote yes […]

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Hollywood Wilshire AYSO grows in popularity as fall season kicks off

Hollywood Wilshire AYSO grows in popularity as fall season kicks off

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

The fall soccer season is well underway for Hollywood Wilshire AYSO Region 78, a nonprofit, all-volunteer youth soccer organization. Region 78 covers Mid-City, Hancock Park, Wilshire, Koreatown, Park La Brea, Fairfax, West Adams, Pico Union, Hollywood, West Hollywood, East Hollywood, Los Feliz and Silver Lake. The fall season began in September and runs through mid-December. […]

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Don’t forget the pies and turkeys! Make Thanksgiving dinner memorable by planning ahead

Don’t forget the pies and turkeys! Make Thanksgiving dinner memorable by planning ahead

| October 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

Plan ahead if you want to have a successful and delicious  Thanksgiving dinner. “We recommend shoppers make their reservations for pies at least two weeks before the holiday,” said Neri Martinez, head baker for Du-Par’s at the Original Farmers Market. The same is true for the main course: turkeys should be ordered three weeks ahead. […]

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