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Get ready for the 53rd annual Larchmont Family Fair!

Get ready for the 53rd annual Larchmont Family Fair!

| August 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sample pies, taste tamales, enjoy rides and watch talented contestants at the 53rd annual Larchmont Family Fair on Larchmont Boulevard between Beverly Boulevard and First Street, Sun., Oct. 27 from noon to 5:30 p.m. New this year will be a performance by the Bob Baker Marionettes held between the children’s costume contest and the talent […]

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Mid-Wilshire neighborhood plays a character in ‘The Rookie’

Mid-Wilshire neighborhood plays a character in ‘The Rookie’

| August 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

Anyone who has watched TV or movies for the last decade or more is probably familiar with certain Los Angeles streets and landmarks flickering across the screen, but not always as “Los Angeles.” Sometimes our city gets to “play” as another city in a film or TV series. Because streets in our neighborhoods (Larchmont, Hancock […]

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Spend ‘Day at the Beach’ at Taste of Larchmont Aug. 26

Spend ‘Day at the Beach’ at Taste of Larchmont Aug. 26

| August 1, 2019 | 1 Comment

Take an evening stroll along the boulevard in Larchmont Village and enjoy sampling cuisine from more than 20 restaurants at HopeNet’s annual “Taste of Larchmont” fundraiser Mon., Aug. 26. The event, themed “A Day at the Beach” this year, will also feature food, desserts and beverages at the pavilion area set up in the public […]

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Old favorites, newcomers make Taste of Farmers Market an adventure

Old favorites, newcomers make Taste of Farmers Market an adventure

| August 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

People were lining up to get their passports on July 23 for the 11th annual Taste of Farmers Market despite the heat and humidity. More than 50 vendors stood ready to serve up a variety of cuisines and flavors that ranged from empanadas and chicken pesto penne to deli sandwiches, gumbo and chili. Beverages from […]

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Lillian Way threw annual Fourth of July block party

Lillian Way threw annual Fourth of July block party

| August 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Residents along Lillian Way between Clinton and Rosewood celebrated Independence Day with a block party for the 23rd year in a row last month. Activities included a bike and scooter parade and contest. Meaghan Curcio, one of the organizers of the event, said kids in the neighborhood spent days decorating their chosen conveyances. After the […]

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Project Angel Food delivers meals and a human touch

Project Angel Food delivers meals and a human touch

| August 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Project Angel Food volunteers cooked and packaged the nonprofit’s 12-millionth meal last month. Celebrating its 30th year, the organization, begun in 1989 by Marianne Williamson and other volunteers to provide meals to people with HIV/AIDS, has grown since its inception. When it first opened, the grass-roots organization, even now powered by 80 percent volunteers, operated […]

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