Tag: Taste of Larchmont

New director reaching out to HopeNet food pantries

New director reaching out to HopeNet food pantries

| September 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Levi Webb has taken over the reins at HopeNet, which supports food pantries, hot meals and more at 12 area congregations. The Salt Lake City, Utah native started in his new post as executive director Aug. 20. His first order of business is reinvigorating the program and reaching out to the faith- based food pantry […]

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Talk like a pirate Wed., Sept. 19, post–Taste of Larchmont

Talk like a pirate Wed., Sept. 19, post–Taste of Larchmont

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

The “dread ship Taste of Larchmont” will have sailed three weeks before, and the beneficiaries of Hope-Net’s year-round food pantry services already will be enjoying the treasure raised at the 26th fundraiser on the Boulevard, but you still will have a chance to get in the pirate spirit — if you start talking like a […]

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Larchmont Village and the Chronicle’s Jane Gilman: a love affair

Larchmont Village and the Chronicle’s Jane Gilman: a love affair

| August 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

You might recognize her name as the co-founder and former publisher of the Chronicle, or recognize her face as a volunteer for a number of clubs and organizations. That’s because Jane Gilman has been a fixture on Larchmont for more than five decades. Her love for Larchmont first began in 1963, the year that she […]

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Ahoy, matey! Taste of Larchmont August 27

Ahoy, matey! Taste of Larchmont August 27

| August 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

Diners along Larchmont Boulevard can say “Ahoy, matey!” to neighbors while feasting on flavors from around the world at this year’s pirate-themed “Taste of Larchmont” Mon., Aug. 27, 6 to 9 p.m. Music, a raffle and a silent auction are also part of the celebration, which marks HopeNet’s 30th anniversary,” said Brian Milder, president of […]

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Hope-Net head has love for Larchmont, family

Hope-Net head has love for Larchmont, family

| November 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hope-Net’s new executive director Ninette Ayala has a long history with Larchmont and with helping those in need. She began her young working life behind the counter at Landis General Store and scooping frozen yogurt at Penguin’s on Larchmont Blvd. She went on to become a teacher’s assistant at Melrose Avenue and Vine Street elementary […]

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‘Taste of Larchmont’ aids Hope-Net mission

‘Taste of Larchmont’ aids Hope-Net mission

| August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Readers of the Larchmont Chronicle were calling in frustration.  “What are we going to do about the homeless? They are panhandling up and down the boulevard.” The newspaper’s publishers were aware of the problem, but not the solution. They urged readers not to give money, but a voucher for a meal at McDonalds instead. It […]

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