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“Hot Prowl Burglaries” on the Rise

“Hot Prowl Burglaries” on the Rise

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

A recent series of “hot prowl burglaries” promoted local security firm SSA to send out a crime alert to clients that SSA shared with the Buzz. A “hot prowl burglary” is a law enforcement term used to describe when a burglar enters a dwelling when the residents are home. The recent hot prowl burglaries have […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for September 23-24, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for September 23-24, 2017

| September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Saturday morning this week, the LA DWP is offering a $25 instant rebate gift card to qualifying customers who’d like to recycle their old, working, window-mounted air conditioners.  (The goal is to encourage people to replace them with more energy-efficient new units.) From 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., just bring your old window-mounted AC […]

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A Few Simple Emergency Preparedness Tools and Tips

A Few Simple Emergency Preparedness Tools and Tips

| September 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

With major natural disasters almost daily news around the world in the last couple of weeks, and a small earthquake here in LA earlier this week, we can be thankful that we are so far safe and lucky here in Los Angeles.  But all of these incidents provide yet another good reminder that we do […]

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Ebell Members Invite Public to Champagne Open House Sept. 24

Ebell Members Invite Public to Champagne Open House Sept. 24

| September 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sponsored Post The Ebell of Los Angeles will open its historic doors to the public at a Champagne Open House on Sunday, September 24, from 3-5 p.m. at 4400 Wilshire Boulevard (at Lucerne Boulevard). The women-owned building is a national, state and city landmark, also designated an Official American Treasure. Guests will toast the mission of […]

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Rosh Hashanah Rings in Jewish New Year

Rosh Hashanah Rings in Jewish New Year

| September 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Shanah Tovah or Happy New Year – 5778 on the Jewish calendar – to all our neighbors who are celebrating Rosh Hashanah.  Today is the first day of the holiday, which commemorates the creation of the world and marks the beginning of the Days of Awe, a 10-day period of introspection and repentance, which culminates in […]

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Speed Humps Application Window Opens on Friday

Speed Humps Application Window Opens on Friday

| September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Friday, September 22, the Department of Transportation will open a new application cycle for speed humps on neighborhood streets.  The city officially closed the speed hump program a few years ago, during a period of budget cutbacks, but it re-opened the program earlier this year, with applications now being taken during a specific time […]

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