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Opinion:  More Billboards on the Sunset Strip Should Mean More Benefits to the Public

Opinion: More Billboards on the Sunset Strip Should Mean More Benefits to the Public

The City of West Hollywood presented its proposed update to the Sunset Strip signage policy to the community for its input last week. And...

Mon, Apr 24, 2017 with 3 Comments
New Policy Would Allow More Billboards on Sunset Strip

New Policy Would Allow More Billboards on Sunset Strip

The City of West Hollywood will present next its proposal to revise regulations governing signs on Sunset Boulevard to permit as many as...

Thu, Apr 13, 2017 with 13 Comments
Billboard Companies Take Their Fight to  WeHo’s Sidewalks

Billboard Companies Take Their Fight to WeHo’s Sidewalks

It can be annoying to watch your trash can overflow with those mailers touting candidates in the March 7 WeHo City Council election. Then...

Mon, Feb 20, 2017 with 16 Comments
WeHo Resumes Its Sunset Strip Anniversary Celebration with a Look at Its ’60s Counterculture

WeHo Resumes Its Sunset Strip Anniversary Celebration with a Look at Its ’60s Counterculture

Pointedly relevant in an era of renewed social protest, “There’s Something Happening Here…On The Sunset Strip 1966” is a series of...

Fri, Jan 27, 2017 with 0 Comments
City Council Moves to Shape the Future of the Sunset Strip

City Council Moves to Shape the Future of the Sunset Strip

Known as the home of rock and roll, the famous Strip's identity has shifted with a focus on new hotels and the closing of rock clubs.

Tue, Oct 18, 2016 with 6 Comments
Michael Sam: Roughing It Up on Sunset

Michael Sam: Roughing It Up on Sunset

Santa Monica Boulevard on the west side isn’t the only place in WeHo that offers a stage for street altercations. Consider Sunset...

Wed, Aug 10, 2016 with 3 Comments
Where WeHo’s Streets Got Their Names: Part 2

Where WeHo’s Streets Got Their Names: Part 2

Some names memorialized landowners and developers, but Norma Talmadge was not a likely influence in the naming of Norma Triangle or Norma...

Wed, Jul 06, 2016 with 8 Comments
Filthy McNasty, Icon of the Old Sunset Strip, Has Died

Filthy McNasty, Icon of the Old Sunset Strip, Has Died

Word is spreading about the death of one of the iconic (and most oddly named) figures of the Sunset Strip -- Filthy McNasty. McNasty,...

Sat, Apr 23, 2016 with 2 Comments
Sunset Time’s Latest Design Iteration Gets City Approval

Sunset Time’s Latest Design Iteration Gets City Approval

Next steps in construction of the eight-story hotel and nearby condos are getting some city permits and demolishing the House of Blues.

Fri, Mar 11, 2016 with 5 Comments
The Godmother: Alison Martino Preserves the History of Old LA and the Sunset Strip

The Godmother: Alison Martino Preserves the History of Old LA and the Sunset Strip

Her Vintage Los Angeles Facebook page focuses heavily on West Hollywood as the home of Old Hollywood

Mon, Nov 30, 2015 with 1 Comment
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