Patricia Lombard is the co-editor and publisher of the Larchmont Buzz. Patty lives with her family in Fremont Place. She has been active in neighborhood issues since moving here in 1989. Her pictorial history, "Larchmont" for Arcadia Press is available at Chevalier's Books.
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Saturday is Earth Day — it’s the 47th anniversary of the day that marks the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. In our little patch of the planet, the Caruso Company, owner of the Grove, got an early start on Earth Day celebrations by installing a pollinator garden in a small patch of Pan Pacific […]
It’s spring and there have been several sitings of ducks in the neighborhood checking out local swimmings pools presumably looking for a suitable place to nest. Now, not surprisingly, we are getting reports of baby ducks. Leslie Gordon, of the LA County Natural History Museum said ducks are not the smartest animals and can make poor […]
Larchmont Blvd is the place to be on Thursday evening to sample a new fragrance, check out a new women’s athletic wear brand and taste ice creams from the newest neighbor on the street. Starting at 5 pm you will want to stop in at Malin+Goetz, Aella Clothing and Jeni’s Ice Creams who are all three […]
It seems a shortage of funds to finance proposed sidewalk repairs has spared the trees targeted for removal on the 700 and 800 blocks of Lucerne Blvd, for the moment, according to our local arbor activist and Windsor Village resident Julie Stromberg. “I’ve learned from the Mayor’s Office that repairs at this site, 708 – […]
The Petersen Museum won an American Architecture Award from the Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design for its exterior and interior redesign, completed in 2015. The result has actually made it one of the more controversial buildings in LA, but also dramatically sets the museum apart from its brethren on Miracle Mile’s Museum Row. According to the […]
LA Animal Services recommends bringing home a chocolate bunny for Easter, instead of a live animal…unless you know it comes from a legal source and are able to care for a rabbit in your home. According to LA Animal Services, real rabbits, chicks and ducklings are sold illegally on the streets or in pet stores as tiny […]