Archive for June, 2022

Cooperstown-bound Wilshire Warriors need our support

Cooperstown-bound Wilshire Warriors need our support

| June 2, 2022 | 0 Comments

Wilshire Warrior baseball General Manager Stephen Matloff and Head Coach Fred Ragsdale expect their travel team to play 11 games in Cooperstown, New York, this summer. “If we make it to the championship game, we already will have played 10 games,” said Ragsdale. That doesn’t include the pick-up games, sometimes two or three in a […]

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Fabulous flora flourishes on WSHPHS tour

Fabulous flora flourishes on WSHPHS tour

| June 2, 2022 | 0 Comments

A home spans a brook surrounded by greenery. Drought-tolerant perennials bedazzle a driveway. Wisteria vines drape colorful blooms above a backyard fireplace. These are just three of the five beautiful gardens awaiting those who attend the Windsor Square-Hancock Park Historical Society’s Garden Tour on Sun., June 5 from 1 to 5 p.m. The five inspiring […]

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It took a village, but Giorgio is finally getting some help

It took a village, but Giorgio is finally getting some help

| June 2, 2022 | 0 Comments

Driving down Larchmont Boulevard, I can’t help but glance in the direction of the newsstand and Peet’s Coffee, places where unhoused Larchmont regular Giorgio used to stand with his shopping cart, waiting for gifts of money, food and Advil. However, as the Larchmont Chronicle reported in the May 2022 issue, the Los Angeles County Department […]

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Locals enjoy coffee with a cop at Peet’s

Locals enjoy coffee with a cop at Peet’s

| June 2, 2022 | 0 Comments

“With so much foot traffic on Larchmont Boulevard, it’s the perfect place to host Coffee with a Cop,” said LAPD Wilshire Division’s Senior Lead Officer (SLO) Dave Cordova. According to Cordova, who oversees Larchmont Boulevard as part of his beat, monthly Coffee with a Cop is an informal gathering where residents can get to know […]

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Grad dining choices abound at Original Farmers Market

Grad dining choices abound at Original Farmers Market

| June 2, 2022 | 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again, when neighborhood families are dabbing at tears and cheering for their not-so-young ones. Commencement season is here. Luckily, great local eateries abound at the Original Farmers Market at Third and Fairfax — a place for families to gather and celebrate their graduates. The Farmers Market has been an upbeat […]

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A little piece of the Dodgers lives on Beachwood Drive

A little piece of the Dodgers lives on Beachwood Drive

| June 2, 2022 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles Dodgers season is in full swing, and fans regularly are heading to the stadium. A family on South Beachwood Drive has taken being a Dodgers fan to a new level. They’ve recently embedded a beautiful, locally crafted custom brass home plate in their driveway. It tells you exactly how far you are […]

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