Monthly Archives: July 2013

$1 increase in Melrose Trading Post admission

For the first time in 15 years the Melrose Trading Post is raising their admission price … by $1. The $3 admission fee starts this Sunday, August 4th. And it’s all in a good cause, since the Melrose Trading Post … Continue reading

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Resident Starts Campaign to Save Trader Joe’s

The Melrose Village Blog received this message from local resident Todd Waldman about the Trader Joe’s at Movietown Plaza, which is scheduled to close on August 31: If anyone is interested I spoke to management at Trader Joes and they … Continue reading

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National Night Out in Poinsettia Park Tuesday, August 6th

Once again this year LAPD Wilshire Community Police Station together with Melrose Action Neighborhood Watch are presenting National Night Out at the Poinsettia Park Recreation Center on Tuesday, August 6th from 5 to 8 p.m. National Night Out is a nationwide public … Continue reading

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Just a little more about Movietown Plaza

Last week we reported on the scheduled closing of Trader Joe’s at Movietown Plaza. Their closing is scheduled for August 31st. Although this is ultimately due to the forthcoming mixed use project at that location, it’s not clear what the … Continue reading

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It’s Summer – Express Yourself in Dance

It’s summer, and the living is easy. Now is the time to get active and learn something new. You can do that without even leaving the neighborhood by taking dance classes at our local park. The City of Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Trader Joe’s at Movietown Plaza to close at the end of August

Earlier this afternoon we were talking with the staff at Trader Joe’s on Santa Monica Blvd. and Poinsettia Place. They said that they would be closing in about six weeks – around the end of August. When we get additional … Continue reading

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Another Stabbing Pegged to a Transient, Community Meeting Set for July 17

The Beverly Press has reported that another stabbing has been attributed to a transient. On June 21, a 27 year old male tourist from Pennsylvania was making a cell phone call in front of a store on Melrose Avenue near … Continue reading

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