A new tri-light traffic light at 3rd Street and Manhattan Place will be “lit-up” Wednesday afternoon. [Read more…]
An observant neighbor alerted us to the memorial that has been erected at the bus stop on the south side of Beverly Boulevard, just west of Rossmore. They were curious – what had happened? [Read more…]
This Thursday Councilman Tom LaBonge will host a meeting with LAPD Captains from the Wilshire and Olympic Divisions, on public safety…[Read more.]
Good news for all the Deco devotees out there: the Firestone Tire Building built in 1937, and still in operation on the corner of La Brea and 8th, has been landmarked by the City of LA…[Read more.]
Gilmore Station, the new shopping center on the northwest corner of Fairfax Avenue and 3rd Street, has its first fully operational tenant in Trader Joe’s [more…]
If you’re attentive, you may have noticed a number of new signs posted in neighborhoods in the area…[Read more.]
The Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is alerting customers to be aware of a scam that has affected utility customers in several states across the country.
Residents of a house on the 600 Block of North Las Palmas awoke to find that their home had been burglarized overnight while they were asleep upstairs. [Read more…]
The City of Los Angeles Bureau of Street Services’ Street Maintenance Division is out in force today, Saturday, on Wilshire Boulevard taking their hot asphalt to what has become a sea of pot holes.
You’ve probably heard it already but in case you haven’t, this weekend is the time to avoid downtown LA. Unless that is, you have tickets [more…]
SSA Security reports that a homeowner in the 600 Block of South Arden was a victim of a burglary that started with the ringing of [more…]
We’ve added a new feature to our site: SpotCrime. Click on our Recent Area Crimes tab and you’ll be taken to a map interface…[Read more.]
A resident on the 500 block of North Irving was victim of a home invasion robbery on Sunday morning May 13th at approximately 9 am…[Read more.]
On Wednesday, a fire broke out in the unattached garage of a lovely home on the east side of Lucerne behind Larchmont Boulevard. LAFD Engine [more…]
Councilman Tom La Bonge’s office announced that the pot hole repair work planned for Wilshire Boulevard will take place in the next couple of weeks, most likely over the weekend of May 19-20. The pot hole repair work will include both sides of Wilshire between Fairfax Avenue and Wilton Avenue. [Read more…]
Associated Estates Realty Corporation, a real estate investment trust (REIT) based in Richmond Heights, Ohio (outside of Cleveland) has acquired The Desmond Tower at 5500 Wilshire Boulevard. Associated Estates plans to build up to 175 apartments and structured parking. [Read more…]
It’s confirmed. We have one of the nation’s top chefs performing nightly on the corner of Highland and Melrose…[Read more.]
This month’s LAPD Olympic Division Captain’s Corner was recently posted on the Olympic Community Police Station website. This episode of the Captain’s Corner is hosted by Captain Robert Arcos, Commanding Officer Olympic Division. [See more…]
An attempted rape occurred last night, April 27th, at approximately 8:30 pm in the area of 1st Street and Gramercy Place…[Read more.]
Here’s an update direct from Hamburger Hamlet on their progress. Plus, a picture of the new signage over the door – “Hamburger Hamlet XP”. The sign on the door says that they will open in May.