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Case Against Larchmont Bungalow Continues

Case Against Larchmont Bungalow Continues

| April 28, 2017 | 2 Comments

Even though the City Attorney’s office filed a motion in court on Thursday dismissing the case against Albert Mizrahi, the deceased owner of the Larchmont Bungalow Restaurant, the case against Mizrahi’s corporation, which owns and operates the restaurant, continues. “We have dismissed the case against the decedent, but the case is continuing with ongoing parties […]

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Exotic Animals Ban Approved by City Council

Exotic Animals Ban Approved by City Council

| April 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, April 25, the full Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved a motion by Council Member David Ryu to instruct the City Attorney to draft an ordinance prohibiting the exhibition of wild or exotic animals for entertainment or amusement, including circuses, other wild or exotic animal shows, and rentals for house parties. “Wild and exotic animals have […]

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Free L.A. City San Mulch Now Available Via Free Delivery

Free L.A. City San Mulch Now Available Via Free Delivery

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Many local gardeners know that the City of Los Angeles offers free mulch to Los Angeles residents at 11 different pickup locations around the city.  (Mulch is ground-up plant material, made from the green waste picked up by the city, which is used to cover garden and landscaping soil to retain moisture, suppress weeds and […]

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Miracle Mile’s Whimsic Alley Closing

Miracle Mile’s Whimsic Alley Closing

| April 24, 2017 | 4 Comments

According to a press release issued by the store owners last week, Whimsic Alley, the popular “fandom” store on Wilshire Blvd. in Miracle Mile, will be closing soon. Both a shop and a popular party and entertainment venue, with a castle-like Great Hall event space and a retail area resembling a Dickensian streetscape, the business has […]

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Tree Removed on Larchmont

Tree Removed on Larchmont

| April 24, 2017 | 1 Comment

Last Friday morning, city workers removed a tree on Larchmont at approximately 141 N. Larchmont Blvd. Apparently, the city determined that the tree was diseased after it was inspected…and it was summarily removed, taking a lot of people by surprise. According to Heather Boylston of the Larchmont Business Improvement District (BID), the city didn’t give […]

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Earth Day Celebrations

Earth Day Celebrations

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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