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LVBID trims Larchmont trees quickly this year

LVBID trims Larchmont trees quickly this year

| April 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

The association of Larchmont Village landlords, the Larchmont Village Business Improvement District (LVBID) took advantage of the near-empty streets to conduct its annual trimming of the Larchmont ficus trees. The work, between First St. and Beverly Blvd., commenced April 15 and was completed in two days. Commenting on the COVID-19 closures, local resident Heather Duffy […]

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October Larchmont Family Fair is cancelled this year, says LBA

October Larchmont Family Fair is cancelled this year, says LBA

| April 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

The Larchmont Boulevard Association discussed the fate of this fall’s Larchmont Family Fair and announced the following last month: “The Larchmont Boulevard Association (LBA) regretfully has decided to cancel this year’s Larchmont Family Fair due to government-mandated requirements for social distancing and maximum gathering sizes on account of the coronavirus. “The Family Fair was created […]

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Local volunteers joined in ‘Point-in-Time’ homeless count

Local volunteers joined in ‘Point-in-Time’ homeless count

| January 29, 2020 | 1 Comment

From 9 p.m. to midnight on Jan. 23, volunteers spread out throughout the parts of Los Angeles on this side of the Hollywood Hills — counting the number of individuals, families and encampments they saw on the streets. Residents of Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council (GWNC) communities undertook this work in the 22 census tracts within […]

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Re-Elect Councilman Ryu

Re-Elect Councilman Ryu

| January 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

There are many reasons why the Larchmont Chronicle recommends the re-election of David Ryu. His record is one of careful attention to the Fourth Council District, and that bodes well for him — and for us — in a second term in office. Our recommendation to vote for Ryu notwithstanding, we commend the three other […]

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New playground being installed on Larchmont

New playground being installed on Larchmont

| January 1, 2020 | 2 Comments

Work is expected to be underway this month for the long-anticipated playground pilot project being installed on a small portion of the surface parking lot on Larchmont Boulevard. Initially conceived by neighborhood associations and supported by Councilmember David Ryu and the staff and board of the city’s Dept. of Recreation and Parks (RAP), the 1,200-square-foot […]

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La Brea Tar Pits to join neighbors in new look, renovations

La Brea Tar Pits to join neighbors in new look, renovations

| January 1, 2020 | 0 Comments

Last month, completing a one-year international search process, the Natural History Museums of Los Angeles County (NHM) announced the selection of architecture firm Weiss / Manfredi to lead a master planning team to re-imagine the Miracle Mile’s La Brea Tar Pits. The firm was selected from among three finalists, all of whom had presented initial […]

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