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Faring Plans to Integrate French Market into Its Project on Santa Monica Boulevard at Laurel

Faring Plans to Integrate French Market into Its Project on Santa Monica Boulevard at Laurel

Renovating and incorporating the French Market building into the office project addresses the desires of some to preserve the LGBT...

Mon, Oct 16, 2017 with 12 Comments
WeHo’s Historic Preservation Commission Gives Robertson Lane Project a Hearing

WeHo’s Historic Preservation Commission Gives Robertson Lane Project a Hearing

An expected controversy over the project failed to materialize as 15 residents praised it and only one spoke against it.

Wed, May 24, 2017 with 5 Comments
Robertson Lane Project Goes Before WeHo’s Historic Preservation Committee

Robertson Lane Project Goes Before WeHo’s Historic Preservation Committee

The environmental impact report on the proposed hotel and shopping plaza on Robertson Boulevard known as Robertson Lane will be presented...

Mon, May 22, 2017 with 9 Comments
The Factory Determined Eligible for National Register of Historic Places

The Factory Determined Eligible for National Register of Historic Places

The U.S. National Park Service has decided that The Factory building on West Hollywood’s Robertson Boulevard is eligible for listing...

Tue, Feb 21, 2017 with 6 Comments
Jim Crow Visits West Hollywood: Studio One and Gay Liberation

Jim Crow Visits West Hollywood: Studio One and Gay Liberation

Don Kilhefner argues that The Factory's Studio One was a bastion of discrimination against blacks and women rather than the LGBT sanctuary...

Fri, Aug 05, 2016 with 15 Comments
Faring Capital to Restore The Factory

Faring Capital to Restore The Factory

Developer Jason Illoulian has decided to restore most of the historic building and integrate it into his proposed Robertson Lane project.

Thu, Jul 14, 2016 with 34 Comments
Historic Preservationists Mount Campaign to Save the Factory

Historic Preservationists Mount Campaign to Save the Factory

"Dead History Project" and the Los Angeles Conservancy want the building integrated into the design of the proposed Robertson Lane hotel...

Mon, Feb 02, 2015 with 29 Comments
Ever Wonder: Was the Factory a Factory?

Ever Wonder: Was the Factory a Factory?

Before it became known for manufacturing ecstatic nightlife, The Factory was an actual factory and a number of other things.

Mon, Sep 23, 2013 with 35 Comments
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