Support Leaning Heavily for Miracle Mile Historic Status

Los Angeles City Councilmember David Ryu announced today he has received “overwhelming support” to name an area within the city’s “Miracle Mile,” district as historic, according to a statement. In February, Ryu indicated he...

Larchmont Bank Robber Still at Large

WINDSOR SQUARE—The Major Crimes Division of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation are investigating a bank robbery that occurred at the Chase Bank branch at 101 N. Larchmont Boulevard....

Garcetti Re-Elected in a Landslide

LARCHMONT–Mayor Eric Garcetti stopped by Noah’s Bagels on Larchmont Boulevard this morning, after easily outpacing a field of 10 challengers in yesterday’s election and avoiding a May runoff to keep his job. The mayor proclaimed...

Bungalow Compliance Hearing Delayed Until March

LARCHMONT BOULEVARD—Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Christopher K. Lui delayed to March 23rd a hearing in the ongoing criminal case against the owners of the Larchmont Bungalow café. On February 1st, attorney Richard Hirsch...

L.A.’s Powerful Planning President

At a time when Angelenos are debating the merits of Measure S, weighing the pros and cons of historic preservation and reeling over reports that suggest corruption in the city approvals of some developments,...

Highland Avenue Study Delayed

HANCOCK PARK—City officials continue piecing together traffic recommendations for Highland Avenue due to residents’ complaints of gridlock during the day and speeding drivers at night. A promised comprehensive study from the Los Angeles Dept....

Charter at 3rd Street School?

HANCOCK PARK—A Hollywood charter school is considering moving some of its programming and students to 3rd Street Elementary School, according to multiple sources. Under state rules, charter schools may petition the Los Angeles Unified...

Ryu Backpedaling on Miracle Mile HPOZ Support?

As the proposal for a Historic Preservation Overlay Zone (HPOZ) for the Miracle Mile neighborhood nears the final stages of possible Los Angeles City Council approval, the issue has made the area not only...

Ficus Tree Phase Out

The Larchmont Village Business Improvement District (LVBID) will file a request with the city to remove three trees on Larchmont Boulevard as the first step in an overall plan to gradually phase out the...