Friends often ask us to let them know when someone really good is coming to town…so they can catch them in a small venue and enjoy great talent in a place where they are still accessible. Miracle Mile’s El Rey Theater welcomes multi-Grammy winner Lucinda Williams…[Read more…]
Van Ness Elementary throws open its doors this Friday, Nov. 18 at 8:30 am for prospective parents to tour the school and meet the principal, Ms Iriarte, and other staff members. Friends of Van Ness will be hosting local residents, new parents and parents of currently-enrolled students for… [read more]
Memorial Library, your neighborhood library at Olympic Blvd / Muirfield, is hosting its autumn book and bake sale this weekend. [read more…]
This year’s Tree Lighting at The Grove takes place Sunday, November 13th at 7:30p. It looks like the weather is cooperating (60 degrees and clear forecast), the stage is up, Santa’s Cottage has been freshly painted and guests will be gathering early. And if you are going – getting there early is key advice! Workers installed an 80-year old, [Read more…]
On Sunday, November 13 one of the west coast’s greatest musical treasures will be played for all its worth when the 100 year old organ in St. James’ in the City is rededicated by Australian organist David Drury. [read more]
The day starts early with the Ovarian Cancer Research Fundraiser – Run For Her. The course starts at 3rd Street and The Grove Drive, heads west to Cedars-Sinai and back to Pan Pacific Park. Street closures will begin around 5a. The run/walk starts at 9a and the event wraps up at 11a. 3rd Street will be closed just west of La Brea…so it might be a tough day for donuts at S&K…[Read more…]
St. Brendan School moms are focused on the holidays with the release of the annual Christmas Greens and Poinsettias Sale order form. This makes this part of your holiday decorating pretty turn key. The greens and poinsettias are top quality and the moms do all the hard work – organizing and even delivering the greens for a small fee. [Read more…]
Hollywood has a new art, design and vintage market place – basically a flea market with higher aspirations! The market – called Open Market Place – takes place at Hollywood High School on the first Saturday of every month and includes 75 unique vendors, musicians and food trucks offering a little taste of a French market in Los Angeles. [Read more…]
The LA Conservancy tour “At Home With History” features six stunning historical properties close to Larchmont Village that will be open Sunday, Nov 6, 2011 from 10am-4pm.
almighty Opp are two puppeteers, known as Jeffrey Person and Kranko, who host a free puppet show on the corner of Elmwood and Western once [more…]
Even though Monday, October 31st is not an official holiday, this sure feels like a holiday weekend! There are a lot of Halloween themed things to do this weekend…here are a few suggestions…[Read more…]
The LA Conservancy is opening the doors to one of Hancock Park’s greatest treasures – La Casa de las Campanas, widely regarded as Los Angeles’s preeminent Spanish Colonial Revivial home – on Sat. Oct 29, 2011.
The Larchmont Family Fair 2011 takes place Sunday, Oct 23 from 12 noon – 5 pm on Larchmont between Beverly and 1st St.
Four times per year (January, April, July, and October), the Miracle Mile Art Walk invites you to join them on the 3rd Saturday of the month to walk or ride among more than 40 participating art galleries. This Saturday, October 22nd, is an expanded version! [Read more…]
It’s Dia de los Muertos right here in the Hancock Park area: a day to honor and remember the dead souls that still mingle and meander among us.
Chef Nancy Silverton has been a celebrity in our neighborhood since the 80’s when she co-founded La Brea Bakery and Campanile Restaurant. La Brea Bakery [more…]
The LAPD Olympic Division is putting on a Fall Carnival with multiple goals. First of all, the Division looks to the event as a way [more…]
Music legend John Lennon would have turned 71 this Sunday, Oct 9th and fans are gathering at the foot of the iconic Capitol Records Building [more…]
Two cool things to do this weekend if you want to hoof it close to home: Get your ghosts on at the 28th Annual Hollywood [more…]
Wilshire Rotary has an intriguing speaker series going on right now. Maybe you’ve been interested in Wilshire Rotary? On the outside looking in? Well [more…]