Tag: Larchmont Family Fair

Mark Peel, 66, put California cuisine on map

Mark Peel, 66, put California cuisine on map

| July 1, 2021 | 1 Comment

During his illustrious career, Chef Mark Peel would nourish diners and impress palates around the globe. But he also made time to judge the Larchmont Family Fair pie contest, raise funds for Larchmont Charter School and St. Vincent Meals on Wheels and man the grill at his Longwood neighborhood block parties. “Acts of service was […]

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Summer, warm days lift spirits  on Larchmont

Summer, warm days lift spirits on Larchmont

| June 3, 2021 | 0 Comments

Sunny skies and a warm breeze mean summer is on its way. The city, county and state rules allowing all of us to function more fully, starting June 15, have also lifted spirits of shoppers and diners on Larchmont Boulevard. Larchmont 100 Looking ahead to the fall, talks continue among Larchmont Boulevard Association (LBA) members […]

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Village jeweler: Paul Thompson, July 20, 1937 to April 11, 2021

Village jeweler: Paul Thompson, July 20, 1937 to April 11, 2021

| April 29, 2021 | 0 Comments

Paul Thompson, born and raised in San Francisco, came to Southern California in 1960. He made his first home in Palm Springs where he was hairstylist to the likes of actresses Henny Backus and Zsa Zsa Gabor. And although Paul loved his life in the desert, in 1975 he located to Los Angeles where he […]

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Larchmont sidewalk sale is Sept. 4, 5, 6

Larchmont sidewalk sale is Sept. 4, 5, 6

| September 2, 2020 | 0 Comments

Stroll the boulevard in the open air at the Larchmont Boulevard semi-annual sidewalk sale Fri., Sept. 4, through Sun., Sept., 6. Candles, books and the latest fashion trends will be among items on sale, Joane Pickett, of Pickett Fences, told us. Other participating merchants in the event sponsored by the Larchmont Boulevard Association (LBA) include […]

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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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Family Fair is coming to the Boulevard!

Family Fair is coming to the Boulevard!

| October 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

A pie-baking contest, children’s costume parade and contest, all-ages talent show and rides are just some of the activities featured at the 53rd annual Larchmont Family Fair. The event is on Larchmont Boulevard between Beverly Boulevard and First Street, Sun., Oct. 27 from noon to 5:30 p.m. Second annual pie-baking contest A pie-baking contest organized […]

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