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Vote for Carolyn Ramsay

Vote for Carolyn Ramsay

| February 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Our vote to replace termed-out Tom LaBonge for City Councilman goes to Carolyn Ramsay. Her experience as chief deputy for LaBonge as well as her deep commitment to community issues makes her a viable replacement. She has a proven track record in leadership roles, and she knows the Fourth District. She can take office without […]

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New movie museum stars in area drama

New movie museum stars in area drama

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Premieres, galas and exhibits are expected to draw celebrities, tourists and cars, cars and more cars once the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures opens at 6067 Wilshire Blvd. The impact of the six-story movie museum and “entertainment center“ is not being addressed in a draft Environmental Impact Report on the 208,000 square foot project, said […]

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Valentines speak of chance encounters, whirlwind romances

Valentines speak of chance encounters, whirlwind romances

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Couple brought together by riots Jack Merrick is fond of saying that Rodney King brought he and his wife Margot—”the love of my life”—together. “It was under the duress of the curfew imposed after the L.A. riots that I had the bright idea to head to Palm Springs with some buddies,” he recalls. “Within three […]

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Bungalow appeal denied; heading to City Council

Bungalow appeal denied; heading to City Council

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The owner of the Larchmont Bungalow was denied an appeal for a zone change Jan. 27 by the Planning and Land Use Management Committee. Committee members Jose Huizar and Mitchell Englander upheld an earlier decision by the Central Area Planning Commission who denied the request for a zone change in October. The matter is expected […]

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Meet new neighborhood prosecutor at Town Hall meeting Jan. 21

Meet new neighborhood prosecutor at Town Hall meeting Jan. 21

| January 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Larchmont’s new neighborhood prosecutor Steve Houchin was at a town hall meeting Wed., Jan. 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Huffington Center, St. Sophia Cathedral, 1324 S. Normandie Ave. Based out of the L.A.P.D. Olympic Division, Houchin oversees some 13 areas including local neighborhoods. “The great thing about this position is it depends on the relationship […]

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Relax at new community spa, the Larchmont Sanctuary

Relax at new community spa, the Larchmont Sanctuary

| December 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

When Tina Figueroa worked 90-hour weeks and traveled the globe as a tech executive she frequented world-class spas every chance she could. “I got a lot of facials to detox from my job,” says the new owner of Larchmont Sanctuary Spa, 331 N. Larchmont Blvd. The best of the products and treatments she found in […]

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