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Wilshire-Detroit Parking Lot Closure

Wilshire-Detroit Parking Lot Closure

| April 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

  According to LA Metro, the parking lot adjacent to the Metro building on La Brea and Wilshire will close today. That closure signals the next phase of Purple Line Extension as workers begin to prepare the corner to act as a staging area in support of work being done along the 3.9 mile stretch […]

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Hit-and-Run on Wilshire at Hudson Sunday Night

Hit-and-Run on Wilshire at Hudson Sunday Night

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

CBS Los Angeles is reporting a hit and run accident on Wilshire Blvd at Hudson Ave. at 10:45 pm Sunday night, March 30, sent the victim to the hospital with severe head injuries and in critical condition. The woman is as yet unidentified: she was described in the news account as in her mid-20s, about 5 feet […]

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Police Report Uptick in Catalytic Converter Thefts

Police Report Uptick in Catalytic Converter Thefts

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

It can only take two minutes for a thief to rip out the catalytic converter under your automobile that will render your vehicle inoperable and and could cost you upwards of a thousand dollars to replace. Catalytic converter theft is on the rise nationwide and Los Angeles is no exception to this trend.  Both LAPD […]

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Attempted Burglary on Mansfield Caught on Camera

Attempted Burglary on Mansfield Caught on Camera

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Update to this article on 3/15/16: A representative from the La Brea Hancock neighborhood shared the following information: “Thankfully, the suspects were apprehended thanks in large part to the cameras ability to take and record a picture, and to social media.  Once the photo was posted on the LAPDWILSHIRE’s Social Media site someone identified them […]

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Sunday’s LA Marathon Runs via Hollywood to Santa Monica

Sunday’s LA Marathon Runs via Hollywood to Santa Monica

| March 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Gone are the days when the LA Marathon ran right down Rossmore Ave, bisecting the Hancock Park area and forcing area residents to stay home, enclosed in the “Marathon Box” while runners ran a portion of their 26 mile epic journey right past our front doors. This year’s route, “Stadium to the Sea” runs from downtown […]

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Obama Traffic Alert Hollywood Thursday evening

Obama Traffic Alert Hollywood Thursday evening

| March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Obama is arriving in the southland today for his 21st visit, and will immediately make his way to the ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ show on Hollywood Blvd for a 4 pm taping.  Obama first appeared on the show in 2008 via satellite during his first presidential campaign. It is not clear which route the presidential […]

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