City Votes for Strict Home Gun Safety

LOS ANGELES— The Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved (14-0) a law, written and advocated for by councilmember Paul Krekorian, that will require all handgun owners in Los Angeles to store them in a locked container or have...

Neighborhoods Splitting from Existing Councils?

LOS ANGELES–Neighborhood councils in Los Angeles would have an easier time breaking up into smaller councils under a policy supported today by a city panel. Some Los Angeles neighborhoods have expressed interest in branching off into...

Local Rents Highest In L.A.

Renters looking for an “affordable” home in the Mid-Wilshire or Los Feliz areas may need to re-adjust their understanding of that word before they venture out into the rental market. “Affordable” means different things...

[out and about] October 2015

ART New Objectivity: Modern German Art In the Weimar Republic, 1919-1933 LACMA plays host to the first ever comprehensive exhibit of Neue Sachlichkeit art in the U. S.. The art movement known as Neue...

[THE GOOD LIFE] Oktoberfest Beers

[THE GOOD LIFE] Oktoberfest Beers

In the spirit of the annual Oktoberfest festival in Munich, many American breweries now celebrate with releases of their own Oktoberfest-style beers. While people enjoy the tradition, some are unfamiliar with its origin. The...

State Offers Awards For Small Businesses’ Successful “Greening”

State Offers Awards For Small Businesses’ Successful “Greening”

Now is the time for local small businesses to enter the 6th annual “CoolCalifornia Small Business Awards” program. The awards are sponsored by CoolCalifornia.org, a collaboration between state agencies, universities and non-profits dedicated to...

Ebell Awards $300,000 In Scholarships

Ebell Awards $300,000 In Scholarships

WILSHIRE—The Ebell of Los Angeles awarded a total of $300,000 in scholarships to 59 students from 22 campuses within Los Angeles County in a ceremony September 10th at the Wilshire Ebell Theater. Established in...

[A DOG’S LIFE] Running with Your Dog

[A DOG’S LIFE] Running with Your Dog

Running with your dog not only provides health benefits, it can also strengthen your bond. However, there are many factors to consider before training with your dog. First, make sure your dog has a...

[LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER] October 2015

[LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER] October 2015

If it’s soon to be October, that means it’s time for the Larchmont Family Fair. I can’t count the years I have attended this wonderful event. My fondest memory is taking my children—who are...