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Larchmont to celebrate 100 years on Oct. 24

Larchmont to celebrate 100 years on Oct. 24

| September 30, 2021 | 0 Comments

The celebration of the 100th anniversary of establishing the original Larchmont Boulevard shopping block will take place beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 24 (the day originally planned for the traditional Larchmont Family Fair that has, like last year, been postponed, according to Larchmont Boulevard Association [LBA] president John Winther of Coldwell Banker Realty). […]

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Permanent supportive housing opens between Gramercy and Wilton

Permanent supportive housing opens between Gramercy and Wilton

| September 30, 2021 | 0 Comments

Yet another needed facility featuring permanent supportive housing, this project focused on seniors as well as those formerly experiencing homelessness, has opened nearby. It was celebrated at the end of August by 10th District City Councilmember Mark Ridley-Thomas, with the participation of Mayor Eric Garcetti and the sponsors of the new facility, Hollywood Community Housing […]

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Irwin Ira Gilman 1932 — 2021

Irwin Ira Gilman 1932 — 2021

| September 30, 2021 | 0 Comments

Irwin Ira Gilman, husband of former Larchmont Chronicle publisher Jane Gilman, died September 26 of natural causes. He was 89. Born in New York City in 1932, he graduated from the University of Denver and served in the US Army. A Certified Public Accountant, he was a partner in Henig & Gilman and later had […]

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Neighbors are getting out again

Neighbors are getting out again

| September 30, 2021 | 0 Comments

Well, there seems to be a bit more socializing going on, as local residents find ways to deal with the latest phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. Not surprisingly, most of the gatherings are outdoors (or masked, indoors). A case in point was a wonderful (and naturally, pandemic-belated) birthday tribute to Windsor Square resident Mary Nichols, […]

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Fire alarm at Good Goose temporarily shuts down café

Fire alarm at Good Goose temporarily shuts down café

| September 2, 2021 | 0 Comments

Significant amounts of smoke, apparently from an overheated electric bicycle or scooter battery charging in a storage area of the Good Goose Café, 5210 Beverly Blvd., at around 5:15 p.m. on Wed., Aug. 25, led to a major turnout of Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) and Police Department responders. The amount of smoke was significant, […]

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This year’s Women of Larchmont are On the Boulevard

This year’s Women of Larchmont are On the Boulevard

| July 29, 2021 | 0 Comments

During the past 55 years, the Larchmont Chronicle has featured many prominent women in our annual Women of Larchmont issue, and we are happy to add to that group this year. The Larchmont Boulevard shopping district is celebrating its 100th anniversary this October. Created in 1921 to provide neighborhood shopping opportunities to residents of the […]

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