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Homelessness: why the verb matters

By Kerry Morrison

December 5, 2014

The turning point for me arrived in 2004 when I attended a “big ideas” session at the International Downtown Association (IDA) annual conference in Vancouver.  Phil Mangano, the head of the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) addressed a standing… read more

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Meet the Candidates for CD4

December 5, 2014

With long-time city Councilmember Tom LaBonge set to term out in June 2015, many contenders are stepping up to represent Council District 4.  On Tuesday, December 9, the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce PAC is sponsoring a debate with six of those… read more

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Wicked Returns to Hollywood; Nightly Lottery for $25 Tickets

December 4, 2014

The Los Angeles return of WICKED begins performances on Wednesday, December 10 at the Hollywood Pantages Theatre for a 14 week engagement through Sunday, March 15. The producers are announcing that a day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of $25… read more

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Helping Hollywood Kids During the Holidays

By Kim Sudhalter

December 4, 2014

One of the greatest joys of being a child is the magic of waking up Christmas morning to piles of exciting, sparkling toys under the tree. But for many children in Hollywood, Santa never arrives. Hollywood has a large community… read more

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City Plans Building Rating System for Older Concrete Buildings

By Kerry Morrison

December 3, 2014

Earlier this year, Mayor Eric Garcetti called for mandatory building ratings for concrete buildings. Over the course of this year, Dr. Lucy Jones, a seismologist employed by the U.S. Geological Survey, headquartered at Cal Tech, has been functioning as the… read more

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Come Fly Away

By Kerry Morrison

December 3, 2014

Outward Bound Kerry Morrison, HPOA Executive Director, experiences the new Hollywood to LAX Fly Away bus service. My normal airport routine is to leave my house 150 minutes before a flight, park at The Parking Spot and splurge on a… read more

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Have You Ever Wondered… What The Crossroads of the World is All About?

By Kim Sudhalter

December 1, 2014

It has stood like a beacon on Sunset Boulevard at Las Palmas Avenue since 1936, welcoming visitors from all over the world. The massive 60-foot art deco tower with a blue and white globe turning slowly on its top, emblazoned… read more

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Here Comes Santa Claus!

By Kim Sudhalter

November 24, 2014

Everyone’s favorite holiday tradition, the Hollywood Christmas Parade, will be taking place again on Sunday, November 30th at 5pm. The parade, which is celebrating its 82nd anniversary, will start at Hollywood Blvd at Orange, and then follow a U-shaped parade… read more

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New Board Members, Officers, Elected at Annual HPOA Meeting

November 21, 2014

The Hollywood Property Owners Alliance held its annual meeting on November 20, 2014 at Avalon.  Outgoing president John Tronson, Avison Young, called the meeting to order and thanked all the outgoing board members, as well as the current board members,… read more

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Power Up at the Hollywood Museum

By Devin Strecker

November 14, 2014

The Hollywood Museum presents the Tyrone Power exhibit, “Man, Myth, & Movie Idol” through December 31, 2014.  The exhibit kicked off with an opening reception last night, Thursday, November 13.  Power was an acclaimed screen actor who made over 50… read more

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