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Didn’t Vote in March?  Please Take This Survey…

Didn’t Vote in March? Please Take This Survey…

| April 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Back on March 7, there were some very important races (Mayor, City Council representatives, and a bunch of significant propositions dealing with everything from big development to regulation of marijuana sales) on the ballot in our local elections…but still only 17 percent of registered voters in the city bothered to go to the polls. Many people have […]

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34th Congressional District Special Election Tomorrow

34th Congressional District Special Election Tomorrow

| April 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

For many of our readers, tomorrow, April 4, will be just another Tuesday.  But for some others – those living in the 34th Congressional District, which extends east from Crenshaw, between Beverly Blvd. and the 10 freeway, further on toward downtown, east LA, and north through Mt. Washington and Eagle Rock – Tuesday, April 4 will be yet […]

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Early Voting Centers

Early Voting Centers

| October 25, 2016 | 3 Comments

In an effort to make it easier for people to vote, the Los Angeles Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk’s office has set up five Early Voting Centers, in addition to its Norwalk office, that will also be open on the two weekends before election day. The locator feature on the LAVote.net website shows the closest voting centers if you put in your […]

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Neighborhood Turns out for Taste of Larchmont

Neighborhood Turns out for Taste of Larchmont

| August 31, 2016 | 0 Comments

About 500 people turned out Monday night for the 24th annual Taste of Larchmont, supporting Hope-Net food pantries, said Douglas Ferraro, Hope-Net Executive Director.  “I think it was a wonderful evening.  People had a great time and enjoyed friends and food,” said Ferraro, the only staff person coordinating the efforts of hundreds of volunteers and local religious organizations who operate […]

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Hollywood Pop! Popped Up Last Night

Hollywood Pop! Popped Up Last Night

| May 21, 2016 | 1 Comment

The new pop-up park, Hollywood Pop! at the corner of Selma and Ivar opened last night with festivities to attract passersbys including an opportunity to tell planners what they’d like to see in their neighborhood and how to improve public space in Hollywood.  It’s a laudable gesture to the idea of crowd sourcing from real […]

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Everything You Need to Know about the 2016 GWNC Elections…but Didn’t Know You Should Ask

Everything You Need to Know about the 2016 GWNC Elections…but Didn’t Know You Should Ask

| April 25, 2016 | 1 Comment

Sponsored Post Elections for the GWNC are this Sunday, May 1st from 12-4 pm at The Barking Lot, 366 North Larchmont Blvd., Los Angeles, 90004. If you live, work, or own property in the Greater Wilshire area, you should vote in Sunday’s election. What’s a GWNC? The GWNC is the Greater Wilshire Neighborhood Council, one of 95 such grass-roots […]

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