Tag: Mid-Wilshire

Rick Caruso’s Latest Project Would Tower Over Beverly Center

Rick Caruso’s Latest Project Would Tower Over Beverly Center

| December 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Real estate developer Rick Caruso has proposed to build a 20-story residential tower on La Cienega Boulevard and San Vicente Blvd winning the approval of city officials and some local residents to deviate from the current height limit of 45 feet. The project, 333 La Cienega,  is similar in style though substantially taller than nearby 8500 […]

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New Charter High School Opens in Mid-Wilshire: Still Enrolling 9th Graders

New Charter High School Opens in Mid-Wilshire: Still Enrolling 9th Graders

| August 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sponsored Post The founders of The City School (grades 6-8) just launched City High School. Located in mid-Wilshire, CHS is a tuition-free, public charter school that offers a college-preparatory, project-based learning program in a small and diverse learning community. City High opened last week and still has a few openings for 9th graders. This year’s […]

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Hit-and-Run on Wilshire at Hudson Sunday Night

Hit-and-Run on Wilshire at Hudson Sunday Night

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

CBS Los Angeles is reporting a hit and run accident on Wilshire Blvd at Hudson Ave. at 10:45 pm Sunday night, March 30, sent the victim to the hospital with severe head injuries and in critical condition. The woman is as yet unidentified: she was described in the news account as in her mid-20s, about 5 feet […]

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CIM Group Purchase of Farmers Insurance Puts Wilshire’s Park Mile Plan Front and Center

CIM Group Purchase of Farmers Insurance Puts Wilshire’s Park Mile Plan Front and Center

| May 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

When rumors surfaced that the CIM Group, which purchased the Farmers Insurance campus earlier this year, was considering building a high-end hotel along the stretch of Wilshire Boulevard between Muirfield and Keniston, residents of adjoining neighborhoods Hancock Park and Brookside voiced their concerns loud and clear: they don’t want a hotel in the area. In […]

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Book Truck Serves up Nourishing Book Soup on Miracle Mile

Book Truck Serves up Nourishing Book Soup on Miracle Mile

| April 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

A stop off at the Goethe-Institut at the Wilshire Courtyard on April 13th raised much needed funds for The Book Truck, a mobile library that has given away thousands of free books to teens in under-served communities. The Goethe-Institut‘s  regular Sunday film/TV program – “Kinder Kids Matinee” – was host to a special Book Truck Benefit […]

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Soar over Wilshire for CicLAvia

Soar over Wilshire for CicLAvia

| April 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Don’t miss this bird’s eye film of CicLAvia last weekend courtesy of Corbin Keegan, a drone, and Corbinfiber Electricycles. Swoop over the Scottish Rite Masonic Temple and the Wilshire United Methodist Church while a river of bicycles flows beneath. Blue skies, phenomenal historic architecture, and miles of open streets. It’s hard to beat living in […]

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