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Weekend Buzz – Events for March 4-5, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for March 4-5, 2017

| March 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s been feeling a lot like spring this week, and our outdoor events are starting to look more spring-like, too. For example, there’s nothing more spring-ish than getting your garden in order for the coming year, and today you can get a big head start on that task at the Hancock Park Garden Club’s Pop-Up Plant […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for February 25-26, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for February 25-26, 2017

| February 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

According to today’s forecast it doesn’t look like there’s more than a 10% chance of rain this weekend, so it should be easy to get out and about. On Saturday, you can start your weekend with some great information from a couple of your local public servants, at a community town hall meeting on the […]

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Weekend Buzz: Events for February 11-12, 2017

Weekend Buzz: Events for February 11-12, 2017

| February 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The weather may be iffy for the next couple of days, but that’s not going to deter any of the special events around us this weekend. First up on Saturday,Valentine’s Day is coming soon and The Grove can help with gift shopping through its “Artisinal LA” event, a special marketplace in the Grove’s park.  It features […]

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Metro Provides Updates on Purple Line Construction

Metro Provides Updates on Purple Line Construction

| January 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

At its bi-monthly Construction Community Meeting on Thursday, January 18, representatives from Metro and the Purple Line Extension’s design-build contractor, Skanska-Traylor-Shea (STS), provided several updates on current subway construction activities along Wilshire Blvd. Ned Racine, Metro’s Construction Relations Officer for the eastern segment of the Purple Line Extension, reported that the staging yard at Crenshaw […]

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Transit and Local Real Estate – Some Emerging Thoughts

Transit and Local Real Estate – Some Emerging Thoughts

| January 7, 2017 | 2 Comments

According to the real estate website Redfin, Los Angeles’ historic West Adams district is now one of the 10 most competitive real estate neighborhoods in the country. And it’s the only Los Angeles neighborhood on the list, ranking with other ultra-hot areas in San Francisco, Boston and Seattle. In its analysis, Redfin notes that median home […]

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Metro Takes a Holiday

Metro Takes a Holiday

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Metro announced this week that it will take a break from local Purple Line subway construction activities this weekend and next, giving our neighborhoods a bit of a holiday break: In observance of the holidays, there will be no scheduled construction activities for Section 1 of the Purple Line Extension Transit Project on the following […]

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