Elizabeth Fuller

Elizabeth Fuller was born and raised in Minneapolis, MN but has lived in LA since 1991 - first in the Sycamore Square neighborhood, and since 2012 in West Adams Heights/Sugar Hill. She was a founder of the Sycamore Square Neighborhood Association in 2005, and is currently on the Board of the West Adams Heights/Sugar Hill Neighborhood Association. She also spent 10 years with the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council, volunteers at Wilshire Crest Elementary School, and is the co-owner/publisher of the Buzz.

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Another Remodel/Demolition Underscores Need for City Definitions

Another Remodel/Demolition Underscores Need for City Definitions

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month, we reported on a city council motion made recently by Council Member Paul Koretz (Council File 17-0226) intended to close a big loophole in the city’s residential construction permitting process: while demolitions of residential buildings do require demolition permits, owners and developers often get around that inconvenience (which requires 30 days notice and a […]

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City Council Casts Final Approval Vote for Miracle Mile HPOZ

City Council Casts Final Approval Vote for Miracle Mile HPOZ

| March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Los Angeles City Council this morning voted 13-0 to give its final approval for an Historic Preservation Overlay Zone in the Miracle Mile neighborhood, and to approve boundaries recommended last week by its Planning and Land Use Management Committee.  (Those boundaries restore to the protected area the blocks along Olympic Blvd., and between 8th Street […]

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Retirement Party and Exhibit for Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer Nick Ut

Retirement Party and Exhibit for Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photographer Nick Ut

| March 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

In 1972, Associated Press news photographer Nick Ut’s image of a screaming, naked, 9-year-old Vietnamese girl fleeing a napalm attack on the village of Trang Bang helped to galvanize American sentiment against the Vietnam war.  Today, after 51 years with the AP, Ut will celebrate his retirement with a party and exhibit of his work (including […]

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March Restaurant Tidbits

March Restaurant Tidbits

| March 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

We’ve recently reported on the new Umeda restaurant, the coming of Jeni’s ice cream and the re-opening of Jamba Juice on Larchmont, and the possible departure of Pinches Tacos…but there has been a lot of other local restaurant news this month, which you also might want to be aware of. The prestigious James Beard Awards has announced […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for March 25-26, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for March 25-26, 2017

| March 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

For those treasure hunters already up and about on this sunny morning, we have both a yard sale and an estate sale to explore: The yard sale starts at 10 a.m., at 455 N. Wilton Pl., and features “mostly women’s clothing, jewelry, some books, and some housewares. Very reasonable prices.” The estate sale, which started yesterday, and […]

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City Council Vote on Miracle Mile HPOZ Rescheduled for Tuesday, March 28

City Council Vote on Miracle Mile HPOZ Rescheduled for Tuesday, March 28

| March 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, March 21, the City Council Planning and Land Use Management Committee voted to support the proposed Historic Preservation Overlay Zone for the Miracle Mile Neighborhood, and forwarded the matter to the full City Council for its approval at its meeting scheduled for Friday, March 24. On Thursday afternoon, however, City Council Member David […]

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