Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Groundlings Buy Another Building

The Groundlings Theatre and School has purchased a two-story building at the southeast corner of Melrose Ave. and Poinsettia Place. The beautiful brick building at 7280 Melrose Ave. will become the location of the school programs, now in a rental location … Continue reading

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Mid City West CC Candidate Forum Wednesday Evening

As we posted earlier this week, Neighborhood Council (NC) elections take place on Sunday, March 30th. The NC that represents Melrose Village east of La Brea Ave. — Mid City West Community Council (MCWCC) — is holding a forum for the candidates running … Continue reading

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Paving Project This Weekend on Melrose east of Highland

According to the Larchmont Buzz website, the Los Angeles Bureau of Street Services will be paving Melrose Ave. between Las Palmas Ave. and Cahuenga Blvd. — just east of Melrose Village — tomorrow (3/22) and Sunday (3/23). Crews will be starting work at 6 am … Continue reading

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“Doctor Anonymous” Opens Next Week at Zephyr Theatre

While the Santa Monica Blvd. theater district is not very far from Melrose Village, we have quite a few live theater venues right here within walking distance. And great shows often start here. “I Love Lucy Live on Stage” started … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Council Elections Sunday, March 30th

Elections for the three Neighborhood Councils (NCs) in Melrose Village take place on Sunday, March 30th. Voter qualifications vary for each of the NCs, but is generally not limited to residents — rather, voters must be “stakeholders,” the definition of … Continue reading

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A note from a reader about the Assisted Living Proposal for 846 N. Sierra Bonita Ave.

We received a note from a Melrose Village reader regarding the item that is coming before the Mid City Wast Community Council Planning and Land Use Committee (PLUC) tomorrow evening that we posted about recently. This is an important matter, … Continue reading

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That was NOT the “Big One”

That wake-up call we got this morning at 6:25 am — some called it a Shamrock Shake — was just a small earthquake. But it is a reminder that we need to be prepared. For ourselves and our families, it would be … Continue reading

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