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.
The LAPD Wilshire Division has sent out a Community Alert bulletin regarding a rash of daytime burglaries in the area. Neighborhoods just south of Wilshire have been particularly hard hit in recent weeks…[Read more.]
A cold case murder in our area is moving forward with a suspect charged. Also, the Hollywood burglary suspect may be responsible for crimes in our area…[read more]
The local 90004 US Post Office at Western and 3rd may indeed be closed – but local residents will still have a dedicated 90004 post office, just in a new location…[Read more.]
According to THR, the current home of Joseph Handleman and Courtney Callahan will be listed at $11.25 Million when it goes on the market April 24th. The couple has spent the last six years making repairs to the 9,326 square foot home, purchased in 2006 for $8.70 Million.
Have you ever looked at an old postcard of Wilshire Boulevard in the Miracle Mile and marveled at how much things have changed? [Read more.]
Rumors that the very busy Nat King Cole US Post Office on 3rd and Western may be closed are raising concerns among Hancock Park residents who regularly use the facility…[Read more.]