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Like a rock star — mayor visits LCS

Like a rock star — mayor visits LCS

| June 27, 2024 | 0 Comments

Following up on her Inside Safe program Mayor Karen Bass received a rock star reception from more than 900 students ages 9 to 14 and staff at Larchmont Charter School’s Selma campus, 6611 Selma Ave., on June 4. “I’ve never been greeted like this before,” she said with a beaming smile. She visited the campus […]

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Streetlight wire theft hits neighborhoods

Streetlight wire theft hits neighborhoods

| May 30, 2024 | 0 Comments

Lights out after crooks steal copper wire Streetlights in the neighborhood are going dark. Sometimes, lights are old and just malfunction, or the new LED bulbs don’t last as long as they should. But these days, the primary reason they don’t work is because thieves are stealing the copper wire from inside them. “They sell […]

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Hancock Park GC was host to 68 western gardening leaders

Hancock Park GC was host to 68 western gardening leaders

| April 25, 2024 | 0 Comments

A masterpiece of planning and execution was the just-completed Garden Club of America (GCA) Zone II Regional Meeting held in Los Angeles. Hostesses and organizers were the members of the local GCA group, the Hancock Park Garden Club (HPGC) — founded here in 1962. Per its website, the local organization “furthers the knowledge and love […]

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Ladies golf readies to tee off

Ladies golf readies to tee off

| March 28, 2024 | 0 Comments

Tickets are on sale for this year’s Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) championship tournament at Wilshire Country Club. The tournament is four days, April 25-28, with a field of 144 of the top women golfers in the world. Tickets range in price from free (for military and first responders and a child under 18 accompanied […]

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A Larchmont Central  Park(let?)

A Larchmont Central Park(let?)

| February 29, 2024 | 0 Comments

Neighborhood input sought for concept For years, there have been discussions about the future of Larchmont Boulevard and improving landscape and customer amenities. A stimulus for a renewed focus on this question was the 2020–2021 COVID-19 pandemic, which brought temporary outdoor dining platforms to replace some of the angle parking spaces up and down the […]

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Projects fast-tracked at area expense?

Projects fast-tracked at area expense?

| January 25, 2024 | 0 Comments

507 N. Larchmont Blvd. and 800 Lorraine Blvd. Breaking news: At press time for this issue, our editors heard disturbing rumors that the allegedly “100 percent affordable” project proposed to replace a single-story bungalow on “Upper Larchmont” at 507 N. Larchmont Blvd. is not that at all. Not “100 percent affordable.” More information was due […]

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