All Blog Posts (389)

Rancho Park's FOOD - Get Your Groupon Today

Today only! Food, a Rancho Park favorite serving up delicious homestyle dishes is offering $20 dollars worth of food for only $10 dollars on Groupon. The discount coupons expire July 18, 2011. But with FOOD now open from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm on Saturday and 8:00 am - 3:00 pm on Sunday, there is plenty of time to go in…

Continue

Added by Orli Belman on January 17, 2011 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment

What do you do when you have Martin Luther King Day off? You see a parade in Leimert Park

The Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade is one of the most important community events in Los Angeles and celebrates one of the most important men in American history.

 

It also happens to be one of the most fun.

 

The Kingdom Day Parade starts at Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Western Ave. turns left at Crenshaw and curls back up Leimert…

Continue

Added by Rancho Park Online on January 13, 2011 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Remembering Rancho Park Resident Mollie Pearl

The sad news of Mollie Pearl's passing comes via an email from the Westwood Gardens Neighborhood Association...Here's what they wrote...

 

Sad News:

 

We have received word over the holidays that one of our most elderly residents passed away on November 1st. Our Westwood Blvd. neighbor Mollie Pearl was 98 years old. If you remember, she was the lady that was attacked a few years ago, when…

Continue

Added by Orli Belman on January 9, 2011 at 11:00pm — No Comments

Crime at historic lows in Rancho Park, Westwood, Cheviot Hills and Mar Vista Los Angeles

Los Angeles ended the year with less than 300 killings – something that hasn't happened since 1967, when the population was almost 30% smaller.

Imagine in 1992, there were more than 3 homicides a day. In 2001 there were two every day. Last year there was less than one. (Great graphics from the LATimes.com below.)…

Continue

Added by Rancho Park Online on January 3, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments

The Wellesbourne, Rancho Park's Newest Bar

The space that used to be Anna's Italian Restaurant has now become The Wellesbourne, an old-English syle pub that is open from 5:00 pm - 2:00 am. The Los Angeles Times' Jessica Gelt was at the "private opening party" last week for the new bar and had…

Continue

Added by Orli Belman on December 21, 2010 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Update on Neighbors for Smart Rail Lawsuit

The judge gave an initial ruling to dismiss the NFSR lawsuit but won't have a final decision until early next year. Here's the whole story from Damien Newton at LA Streetsblog who writes: "What this means is that while it’s possible (Judge) McKnew will change his mind, his preliminary research favors Expo’s argument that their environmental studies are adequate to…

Continue

Added by Orli Belman on December 21, 2010 at 4:05pm — No Comments

The MTA Expo Light Rail - Rancho Park's Dividing Line

Rancho Park is divided. Literally.

Train tracks cut through the neighborhood along Exposition Blvd. These tracks used to be part of the Red Car trolley line. And now this MTA-owned land is once again slated to have trains as part of Phase Two of the MTA's new Expo Line. Some residents are excited about the prospect of living close to public transportation, seeing benefits and exciting opportunites. Others see cause for alarm, citing concerns about traffic, safety and the…

Continue

Added by Orli Belman on December 20, 2010 at 9:12pm — No Comments

This Weekend - Last Chance to See Neil Simon's Last of the Red Hot Lovers at the Rancho Park's Pico Playhouse

It's going to be a rainy weekend so why not head indoors to the Pico Playhouse to see one of the few remaining performances of the West Coast Jewish Theater's production of Neil Simon's Last of the Red Hot Lovers. Tickets are still available for the Sunday, Nov 21…

Continue

Added by Orli Belman on November 19, 2010 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Haunted house, carnivals and teen dances on Halloween in Rancho Park

Rancho Park's police station is getting a horrific makeover for Halloween.



Take your children to jail at the Haunted House at the WLA Community Police Station Friday and Saturday, October 29 and 30 from 6 to 10pm.



Donate candy/chocolate for community children by dropping off at the front desk, at 1663 Butler Ave.

Last year over 300 families visited for a bit of a scare and lotsa fun.…



Continue

Added by Rancho Park Online on October 26, 2010 at 12:00am — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

Got membership?

Rancho Park Online serves the neighborhood of Rancho Park, nestled between Cheviot Hills and Sawtelle, Palms and Westwood.

Want the latest news about Rancho Park, join now!


––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––

Membership has its privileges!

• Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.
• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Got video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of the new storefront or the school play? Upload them.

© 2019   Created by Rancho Park Online.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service