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On the Town: Fundraiser serves up London theme for a good cause – Los Angeles Times

April 10, 2017 4:35:00 pm | 0 Comments

From the palace to Piccadilly, the West End to Westminster, and all around the Thames, members and supporters of the Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Guild came as close to spending a day in jolly ol’ London as possible without actually making a trip across the pond. “No security lines, no packing and no jet…

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This Week in Livable Streets – Streetsblog Los Angeles (blog)

April 10, 2017 3:28:49 pm | 0 Comments

Help plan bike paths, protected bike lanes, LAPD camera policies, improvements along Cesar Chavez Avenue, and much more all this week. All of April: Community Coalition and members of the South L.A. community host “Re-Imagine Justice” art exhibit all month. The exhibition, located at 8101 S. Vermont Avenue in South L.A., is open Monday through Thursday…

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A Former Hollywood Assistant's Guide To Stealing Food From Craft Services – LAist

April 10, 2017 12:08:07 pm | 0 Comments

(Photo by Andy Kuban via the Flickr Creative Commons) By Emma Specter Angelenos know the signs of a production in process—round-the-clock traffic, giant white “working trucks” blocking in your Prius, exhausted PAs with clipboards informing you that the gunshots ricocheting over your apartment building are just sound effects and no cause for concern. The best…

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This Map of LA's Best Burgers Is Your New True North – LA Magazine (blog)

April 10, 2017 12:05:59 pm | 0 Comments

In this wonderland of hamburgers that is our city, you need a trustworthy guide April 10, 2017 Los Angeles Magazine Food When Hilda Von Hamburger invented the hamburger in 1904 as a cure for gout, she could never have imagined the sheer variety of spinoffs her humble contribution to American culinary tradition would inspire. I mean, how much…

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Video: An Exclusive Look At How They Shot That Crazy Opening Sequence From 'La La Land' – LAist

April 10, 2017 11:31:36 am | 0 Comments

Singin’ in the Traffic (Screenshot via YouTube) Making a movie set in Los Angeles often has certain (boring) iconographic requirements: palm trees, drone shots over downtown, the Hollywood sign. When La La Land came out, it was clear the filmmakers wanted to eschew a stereotypical look at our fair city. This meant Grand Central Market,…

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Lincoln Property Company Acquires Glendale Office Tower; Major Upgrades Planned for 520 N. Central Avenue – Business Wire (press release)

April 10, 2017 9:15:34 am | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lincoln Property Company and partner Long Wharf Capital have acquired 520 N. Central Avenue, an 8-story office building in the heart of Glendale’s downtown area, with plans to renovate and reposition the property over the next several months. The renovation is being led by LPC West—Lincoln Property Company’s West Coast arm which recently…

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Bicyclist killed in crash with car wasn't wearing a helmet, police say – Los Angeles Times

April 10, 2017 8:45:00 am | 0 Comments

A 74-year-old Burbank man died Friday afternoon after being struck by a car while riding his bike. Jin Soo Oh was riding east on Empire Avenue around 2:35 p.m. when he was hit by a car making a right turn onto the westbound lane of Empire from Frederic Street. Burbank Police Sgt. Derek Green said…

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Hot property: A 'bachelor' pad in L.A.'s Hidden Hills – Hamilton Spectator

April 10, 2017 8:32:16 am | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES — Nick Carter of the Backstreet Boys has found a match for his Hidden Hills home, selling the estate in the gated equestrian community to “The Bachelor” director Ken Fuchs for $4.075 million. Reached by a private road, the knoll-top site includes a traditional-style home and a newly built guest house. A chicken…

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Ocean Development Completes 1000th Home in Los Angeles – Yahoo Finance

April 10, 2017 7:13:38 am | 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES, April 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ocean Development Inc, a Los Angeles-based full service real estate development company, which develops, constructs, owns, and sells residential housing units announced today that they have completed their 1000th new development in the City of Los Angeles. Ocean Development replaces dilapidated homes from areas in the City…

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Topanga Canyon Boulevard re-opens after soggy slopes are stabilized – LA Daily News

April 10, 2017 6:16:46 am | 0 Comments

TOPANGA CANYON — A stretch of Topanga Canyon Boulevard was open today after Caltrans crews spent the weekend working to stabilize slopes left weakened by January storms. The road, also known as state Route 27, reopened at 6 p.m. Sunday after crews completed repairs near Pacific Coast Highway, according to Caltrans. It was closed from…

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