Monthly Archives: November 2012

Can I Get a Car Towed if It is Blocking My Driveway in Los Angeles? Yes!

As we have reported previously, some of the most popular posts on the Melrose Village Blog, nearly every week, are about what to do if a car is blocking your driveway. The answer is: Get it towed right away. As … Continue reading

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Poinsettia Park Meeting Tuesday Evening

Want to help shape the future of Poinsettia Recreation Center?  Come to the Park Advisory Board meeting tomorrow evening (Tuesday, November 27, 2012), starting at 6:00 pm, in the new Community Room attached to the gym. One subject that will … Continue reading

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Are You Prepared for an Earthquake or Other Disaster?

Hurricane Sandy, which recently struck the Northeast, was a reminder that it’s vitally important to be prepared in case a disaster strikes close to home. Frankly, we were surprised at how many residents of the Northeast were completely unprepared for … Continue reading

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Song Child of Melrose Village

The New York Times recently ran an interesting profile of singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright, focusing on the New York City apartment he shares with his husband, Jörn Weisbrodt. The article says: They continue to use two pillow chairs that have been with … Continue reading

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Your Local Park Wants You

As we have reported extensively for the past two years, Poinsettia Recreation Center has been renovated and revived, and today the park is better than ever. But there is more to be done. The park will be receiving additional funds … Continue reading

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Melrose Village BID May Launch Next Year

The current issue of the Beverly Press has an article on the long-planned Melrose Village BID.  According to the article, the BID will not launch on January 1, as many had hoped – but it may still launch in 2013. … Continue reading

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