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Mid-City West Begins Discussions of 6th Street Safety Improvements

Mid-City West Begins Discussions of 6th Street Safety Improvements

| May 19, 2016 | 3 Comments

Last night, about 50 stakeholders in the Mid-City West Community Council area gathered at the Korean Cultural Center on Wilshire Blvd. for a Town Hall discussion of traffic safety issues on West 6th Street, between Fairfax and La Brea Avenues.  The event, described as just the beginning of wider community conversations on the topic, was […]

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Fremont Place Burglary

Fremont Place Burglary

| May 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The recent rash of burglaries has spilled over into gated Fremont Place. Last night a resident surprised a burglar searching for jewelry around 8:45 pm. When confronted, the burglar left immediately apparently taking several watches. It seems the thief entered the home through an unlocked kitchen door at the back of the house. As for […]

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Burglary on 300 Block of S. McCadden

Burglary on 300 Block of S. McCadden

| May 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

A guest house in the 300 block of S. McCadden in Hancock Park was burglarized at approximately 4:20 this morning, and “small electronics and multiple checkbooks” were stolen.  The homeowners, who have reported the burglary to LAPD, say the thief was “pretty bold,” since the driveway was well lit from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m., and […]

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Traffic Alert: Lane Closures on Wilshire This Weekend

Traffic Alert: Lane Closures on Wilshire This Weekend

| May 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

Starting tonight at 9 pm, Metro will be closing the eastbound lane of  Wilshire Blvd between Detroit and La Brea as they continue work on the Metro Purple Line. All thru traffic will be detoured at Fairfax but local access will be maintained.  Lanes will reopen on Monday morning at 6 am. Here are the details: […]

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Crime Alert: Store Theft Suspect on N. Larchmont Blvd.

Crime Alert: Store Theft Suspect on N. Larchmont Blvd.

| May 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

SSA Security has put out an alert asking people to watch for a theft suspect (center photo above and first photo below) who has entered several stores on the 600 block of N. Larchmont Blvd. (including Ampersand and Bluebird Kids) several times and taken items without paying for them.  He has friends (side photos above […]

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Metro Alert: Traffic Signals Turned Off at Wilshire/La Brea on Thursday

Metro Alert: Traffic Signals Turned Off at Wilshire/La Brea on Thursday

| May 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Our friends at Metro have provided this handy warning about traffic signal shutdowns at Wilshire and La Brea on Thursday, while construction crews work on the signal controllers. WHEN: Thursday, May 12th TIME: 9:00am-3:30pm WHERE: Wilshire/La Brea WHAT: Controller Work What to Expect: All work has received necessary permits and approvals. Access for pedestrians will be maintained outside of […]

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