Mary

Mary has lived in the Hancock Park area for over 20 years - including homes in Larchmont Village and Windsor Square. Mary has lived in some great places in her life - but none compare to the convenience and majesty of our neighborhood. For Mary, the neighborhood has been a wonderful home to her large, extended family...at one time she had family members living on seven different Hancock Park area blocks! Larchmont Buzz is a labor of love - built to celebrate the neighborhood and to elevate the conversation in the area.

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Saturday Road Closures: Hard Rock Cafe 5k Hollywood

Saturday Road Closures: Hard Rock Cafe 5k Hollywood

| November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Hard Rock Cafe 5K run is scheduled to take place in Hollywood on Saturday, November 8th. The run will start at 7:00am directly in front of the Hard Rock Cafe on Hollywood Boulevard. Runners will start eastbound on Hollywood Boulevard (just west of Highland Avenue) and run towards Western Avenue where they will make […]

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Notice of Street Work: Highland Avenue Closures Due to Repaving

Notice of Street Work: Highland Avenue Closures Due to Repaving

| November 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Highland Avenue, between Melrose Avenue and Wilshire Boulevard, will be resurfaced over the next two weekends. This weekend (November 8 & 9) crews from the Department of Public Works, Bureau of Street Services will begin roadway improvements to the southbound lanes – closing , cold milling and paving over the two days. The following weekend […]

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Vote Today:  Some Quick Links to Help You Get There

Vote Today: Some Quick Links to Help You Get There

| November 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s the first Tuesday in November and today is your opportunity to do your civic duty and vote for representatives who you think best align with your view of the future for your City, State and Country. Many of us have been engaged in some of these races since they began. Many of the candidates […]

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Larchmont Village’s Rios Clementi Hale Reveal Sneak Peek at the Greek

Larchmont Village’s Rios Clementi Hale Reveal Sneak Peek at the Greek

| November 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles Recreation and Parks Commission recently recommended Live Nation’s proposal to renovate and operate the Greek Theatre for the next decade. Live Nation has been competing against current Greek Theater manager/operator Neederlander Concerts for this coveted contract. Larchmont Village based architecture/design firm Rios Clementi Hale is working with Live Nation on this bid to […]

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Some Favorite Halloween Costumes

Some Favorite Halloween Costumes

| November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Thankfully, the rain held off just long enough for another dry year of trick or treating. It seemed like the crowds started earlier than normal – likely trying to get as much candy in their buckets and bags as possible before the storm. Our 2,000 pieces of candy were passed out between 6pm and 7:48pm…in […]

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Busy Weekend for Local Fun

Busy Weekend for Local Fun

| November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Halloween has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean that the weekend activities are over! Here are a few events that scream Fall, festive, fun! Check out these events on our Larchmont Buzz calendar. Saturday, November 1 LA Conservancy ‘We Heart Garden Apartments’ Tour Saturday 10am – 4pm Remaining tickets on sale at Wilshire Ebell […]

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Boy Scout Troop 10 Hikes with a Purpose

Boy Scout Troop 10 Hikes with a Purpose

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Local Boy Scout Troop 10 took on Griffith Park on Saturday when they went on a hike with Councilman Tom LaBonge, CD4. The Troop, led by Scoutmaster Thomas Fenday, started at the Charlie Turner trail head and took a 3 mile, 2 hour hike and clean-up in the hills and forests above the observatory. First […]

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Larchmont Crumbs Will Host a Meet & Greet with Marcus Lemonis of CNBC’s ‘The Profit’

Larchmont Crumbs Will Host a Meet & Greet with Marcus Lemonis of CNBC’s ‘The Profit’

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last week we shared a story about the Crumbs on Larchmont Boulevard reopening – one of the first to do so as part of a newly reorganized company. On Tuesday, October 28, new Crumbs owner Marcus Lemonis will be at the Larchmont store for a 9am Grand Re-opening Celebration. In addition to owning Larchmont Crumbs, […]

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Home of the Week: 574 North Plymouth Boulevard

Home of the Week: 574 North Plymouth Boulevard

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

574 North Plymouth Boulevard Step inside this masterfully updated Larchmont Traditional and relax as the stresses of the big city melt away. Tastefully modernized from top-to-bottom, this Larchmont Village retreat exudes charm and brims with high-end finishes and style. Characterized by its family-friendly flow, the open concept layout includes four bedrooms and four full baths, […]

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No Larchmont Farmers Market This Sunday

No Larchmont Farmers Market This Sunday

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Larchmont Family Fair takes over the Boulevard on Sunday. Set up for the fair will begin early and access to Larchmont Boulevard will be limited. As a result, the Larchmont Farmers Market is cancelled, but will return next week. There is another nearby option for locals to buy farm fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers and […]

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Art Event at Larchmont Lofts, November 1st – Features Rima Muna

Art Event at Larchmont Lofts, November 1st – Features Rima Muna

| October 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Sponsored Post: Michael and Dr. Michelle Golland believe in bringing art and awareness to the Greater Larchmont area. Each year around this time, the couple selects an organization or cause they want to share with the community. They also select a local artist who they want to support in their art career. Then they celebrate […]

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Crumbs Bake Shop Re-Opens on Larchmont

Crumbs Bake Shop Re-Opens on Larchmont

| October 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Crumbs Bake Shop on Larchmont Boulevard opened for business about 10 days ago under new management. The Larchmont store is one of 25 U.S. stores scheduled to re-open over the next month – the only one in California. Crumbs closed across the United States in early July, 2014. Within days of the announcement that […]

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American Red Cross Blood Drive at St. Brendan School

American Red Cross Blood Drive at St. Brendan School

| October 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Saint Brendan School will host a blood drive for the Red Cross in the parish center adjacent to the school on Manhattan Place Tuesday, October 21.  When you donate blood, your 1 pint can save 3 lives! To schedule your life-saving appointment, please go to www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code StBrendanLA or call Jackie Kruse […]

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Mayor’s Great Streets: Walking Tour of Western Avenue on Sunday

Mayor’s Great Streets: Walking Tour of Western Avenue on Sunday

| October 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leaders from the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council and LA Commons, the group behind the Festival of Neighborhoods*, will be leading a walking tour of Western Avenue between Third and Melrose on Sunday, October 19. In early June, Mayor Garcetti announced a set of fifteen streets that would be targeted to receive special attention under the […]

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Update: Central Area Planning Commission Votes to Deny Larchmont Bungalow Request for Exemption

Update: Central Area Planning Commission Votes to Deny Larchmont Bungalow Request for Exemption

| October 15, 2014 | 4 Comments

In a late afternoon session on Tuesday, October 14 at City Hall, the Central Area Planning Commission voted unanimously to deny the variance request of the Larchmont Bungalow for exemption from the zoning ordinance on Larchmont Boulevard that limits the number of restaurants. Jerry Neuman, attorney for Albert Mizrahi, owner of the Larchmont Bungalow, presented […]

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