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GWNC Transportation Committee Meets Monday

GWNC Transportation Committee Meets Monday

| June 3, 2016 | 0 Comments

You can’t help but notice that our neighborhood is currently the focus of City’s transportation improvement efforts with the construction of the Purple Line extension of Metro. Twenty-two planned closures of sections of Wilshire Boulevard are scheduled to begin next weekend as Metro begins the now infamous La Brea Decking phase of the construction. A press […]

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LAPD Wilshire Division Holds Community Meet and Greet

LAPD Wilshire Division Holds Community Meet and Greet

| June 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Community leaders gathered at the Peterson automotive Museum this morning to meet Los Angeles Police Department’s Wilshire Division Captains Rolando Solano and Patricia Sandoval. In March, Captain Solano took over the Wilshire division from Captain Howard Leslie, who served in the post for three years before being transferred to Central Division. “I am your commanding officer,” Solano told the […]

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Two Burglary Suspects Caught in Windsor Square

Two Burglary Suspects Caught in Windsor Square

| May 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Calling it “a perfect example of Neighborhood Watch and neighbors working with private security and the LAPD,” SSA Security reported that two burglary suspects were caught on Tuesday in the 100 block of North Irving in Windsor Square. On the evening of  Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at approximately 7:24PM, SSA received a phone call from […]

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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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