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Some in Rancho Park Still Without Power! Others Left with Damaged Appliances, Water Heaters and More

Following the very exciting 4:30am power surge(s) yesterday, some folks in our neighborhood are still without power. DWP trucks were parked along Veteran at Brookhaven this morning, presumably working on the problem.  Neighbors report varying degrees of damage ranging from fried tankless water heaters and microwaves, to non-functioning outlets and fritzed-out X-boxes.  In our house a number of bulbs blew out, outlets fried, and appliances are malfunctioning (including our bedroom ceiling fan…

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Added by Debra Silverman on May 7, 2013 at 12:00pm — 8 Comments

A Conversation with LAUSD School Board Candidate Eric Lee

You're invited to a conversation with school board candidate Eric Lee being hosted by St. Agnes and OneLA. Here's the skinny:

March 3, 2011
6:45pm
St. Agnes -- 2621 S. Vermont (90007)

The event is being held in the church's Korean Center. Please enter the parking at the far west of the church (off Adams).

I hope to see you there!

Added by Debra Silverman on February 21, 2011 at 8:08pm — 1 Comment

UPDATED!! Conversations with the School Board Candidates -- District 1

Yesterday I had word from Marguerite LaMotte's office that she's unavailable for the Tuesday event. The Eric Lee event is still going forward on March 3rd. Stay tuned to Rancho Park Online for more information!



On February 22nd Temple Isaiah and OneLA are hosting a conversation with school board member -- and candidate -- Marguerite LaMotte at Temple Isaiah (10345 W. Pico Blvd.). The event begins at 6:30 pm. Please RSVP via this link:… Continue

Added by Debra Silverman on February 19, 2011 at 6:00pm — 6 Comments

Yes on Measure L -- Restore Library Hours

I'm a big fan of libraries and love to spend time with my kids at the Palm-Racho Park branch on Overland. But last year, as I'm sure you know, funding for libraries was cut drastically.  Libraries across the city were hit hard; hours were drastically slashed and many library workers were laid off.  I discovered this the hard way by showing up on a Monday afternoon to find the doors locked.  I've always believed that like a sound public education that's free and equally available to all…
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Added by Debra Silverman on February 1, 2011 at 7:12pm — 2 Comments

My Racho Park Secrets... #2: Happy Relax

The name may seem silly and off-color, but I can assure you that there is nothing illicit about the fantastically relaxing 30 minute foot massage (full reflexology treatment) at Happy Relax.  From the moment you dunk your tired feet into the wooden bucket of warm water it's Calgon take me away.  At just $15 (excluding tip) I challenge you to find a better pick-me-up in the middle of a busy day.  Let me know how you like it!  Happy Relax, 10837 W. Pico Blvd.… Continue

Added by Debra Silverman on January 27, 2011 at 8:24pm — 2 Comments

My Racho Park Secrets... #1: F & S Fabrics Notions Department

I love giving and receiving gifts that are tied up with brightly-colored, reusable ribbon.  For years I traveled to Santa Monica to buy ribbon by the yard at Michael's or Jo-Anne's.   Then I discovered the notions department -- specifically the ribbons and trims -- at F & S Fabrics.  The choices are scrumptious and will help to create gorgeous, eco-friendly & reusable wrapping.  Try some hand-dyed silk ribbon to spruce up a package wrapped in a brown paper grocery bag.  Trust me, it'll… Continue

Added by Debra Silverman on January 25, 2011 at 3:19pm — 2 Comments

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