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Judge halts Target construction

If you build it (without permitting or approvals), they will (probably not) come (to tell you to tear it down). To individuals and organizations in opposition of proposed and under-construction developments in Hollywood, that sentiment is becoming more and more common. Even with their projects wrapped up in litigation, some developers are proceeding as normal, [...] [...more]

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Homeowner dies in Mid-City house fire

A 71-year-old man died in a house fire on Point View Street in the Mid-City area on Aug. 24, becoming the 18th person this year to perish during a blaze in a residential dwelling. Authorities believe an excessive amount of clutter inside the house may have contributed to the fire. There were no smoke alarms [...] [...more]

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Nonprofit celebrates 25 years of care

Project Angel Food launched its 25th anniversary celebration in grand fashion last Friday, when the Los Angeles Dodgers honored the organization during the club’s second annual LGBT Night Out. Prior to a victory over the New York Mets, the club paid tribute to Project Angel Food, which has served more than 9 million meals to [...] [...more]

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Alleged serial bank robber nabbed in Beverly Hills

A female serial bank robber was apprehended on Aug. 22 in Beverly Hills following her 11th alleged hold-up in the area since 2012, and is now facing 11 felony charges for robbery and attempted robbery. Investigators had nicknamed the suspect the “purse-packing bandit” because she carried large handbags during the hold-ups. The arrest capped a [...] [...more]

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Club’s Miracle Awards honor local leaders

After a successful 2013, the Miracle Mile Democratic Club’s officers were not entirely sure how to continue the momentum the club had going after its first year of existence. Then, a political legend announced his retirement. U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman’s decision sparked a flurry of activity, as candidates lined up to succeed the seasoned lawmaker. [...] [...more]

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Violence abroad, conflict at home

Even though a ceasefire in Gaza was in effect last weekend, protestors hit the streets of Hollywood on Aug. 16 to denounce the ongoing conflict in the Middle East between Hamas and the Israeli government. Individuals from ANSWER Los Angeles, the Party for Socialism and Liberation, Women Organized to Resist and Defend, Students for Justice [...] [...more]

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Theatre aficionados pay homage to the Wiltern

Officials with the Los Angeles Historic Theatre Foundation (LAHTF) on Aug. 17 took a behind-the-scenes look at the Wiltern Theatre, a 12-story Art Deco venue at Wilshire Boulevard and Western Avenue that had faced the wrecking ball in 1979. The salvaging of the historic theatre was among the Los Angeles Conservancy’s first major successes in [...] [...more]

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WeHo project moves closer to approval

The West Hollywood City Council on Monday certified an environmental impact report (EIR) for the Melrose Triangle Project, but stopped short of granting full approval for the project at the corner of Santa Monica Boulevard, Melrose Avenue and Doheny Drive. The council requested that city staff and the developer work on ways to reduce the [...] [...more]

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A new amenity at the Griffith Observatory

Although it already boasts “high technology and cosmic connectivity” — as director Ed Krupp says — the Griffith Observatory entered the 21st Century last Thursday, when city officials launched a free public Wi-Fi program at the facility. As part of a partnership between the city, Toyota and Oh, Ranger!, the service is being installed at [...] [...more]

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LAPD officers injured in traffic collision

Two Los Angeles Police Department officers were injured on Monday when they were involved in a traffic collision at approximately 5:20 p.m. at the intersection of Sunset Blvd. and Wilcox Ave. The accident occurred as the officers were responding with lights and sirens to another traffic collision at an undisclosed location nearby. The police SUV [...] [...more]

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