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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Hope for Legal Beekeeping in Los Angeles

Hope for Legal Beekeeping in Los Angeles

| May 18, 2015 | 2 Comments

The Los Angeles City Planning Commission approved an ordinance that would allow legal beekeeping for LA area homeowners. Current LA City law prohibits backyard beekeeping, but most in City government have been supportive of this movement towards urban agriculture – with  replenishing the supply of bees being a central part of a healthy system. According […]

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New Dining Options in Greater Wilshire Area

New Dining Options in Greater Wilshire Area

| May 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Every month, the website Thrillist covers hot new Los Angeles bar and restaurant openings in a column called Openings Cheat Sheet. The April openings include a collection of spots in and around our area worth checking out. Some of the most interesting include the following: Toca Madera 8450 West 3rd Street; formerly Nick’s Pub, across […]

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Hancock Park’s Josh Groban to Sign CD at The Grove’s Barnes & Noble

Hancock Park’s Josh Groban to Sign CD at The Grove’s Barnes & Noble

| May 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Multi-platinum singer Josh Groban, who grew up in Hancock Park, will be signing copies of his recently released CD ‘Stages’ at Barnes & Noble at The Grove. The CD is a collection of songs from the world’s greatest musicals. The signing event takes place on Friday, May 8 at 7pm. Groban attended Plymouth Pre-School, St. […]

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Larchmont Boulevard: Video Captures Late Night Motorcycle Crash

Larchmont Boulevard: Video Captures Late Night Motorcycle Crash

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Local bicycle rider and photographer/videographer captured a late night motorcyclist popping wheelies on Larchmont Boulevard, just north of Beverly Boulevard. Things did not go well for the rider or his bike. The rider obviously thought he would take advantage of a quiet Larchmont Boulevard on April 19, just after midnight. The video shows the rider heading […]

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Hancock Park’s Jack Mansour Delivers Annual Kentucky Derby Picks

Hancock Park’s Jack Mansour Delivers Annual Kentucky Derby Picks

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

What a day for sports!  In addition to the big fight tonight, sports fans will have the Clippers game and the Kentucky Derby to enjoy.  But today is the first Saturday in May – so chief among the three has to be the Derby!  It’s a sunny day in Louisville, the track should be fast […]

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Irving Army Neighborhood Charity Garage Sale TODAY

Irving Army Neighborhood Charity Garage Sale TODAY

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Residents of North Irving Boulevard are holding their fourth annual “Irving Army” Charity Garage Sale today, Saturday, May 2nd from 8am – 1pm.  The sale takes place on the block of North Irving Boulevard between Beverly Boulevard and 1st Streets and includes items from more than a dozen participating families.  A portion of the proceeds […]

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