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OPINION: When It Comes to Hotels, It’s All About Location, and WeHo Has Many

OPINION: When It Comes to Hotels, It’s All About Location, and WeHo Has Many

In hotels as in real estate, one simple axiom applies: location, location, location! And if the booming hotel construction in West...

Wed, Oct 18, 2017 with 3 Comments
OPINION: Cast a Giant Shadow?

OPINION: Cast a Giant Shadow?

The “Sunset Tower” at 9034 Sunset Blvd. Not Jeff Klein’s Sunset Tower Hotel, a truly historic landmark, but the latest proposal for a...

Fri, Oct 13, 2017 with 11 Comments
The Sunset Tower? Another One Is Planned for Sunset Boulevard

The Sunset Tower? Another One Is Planned for Sunset Boulevard

The Charles Company is proposing to build a 19-story hotel topped with a helicopter landing pad on Sunset Boulevard next to the Marriott...

Fri, Oct 06, 2017 with 17 Comments
Test of Sunset Strip Weekend Nightlife Shuttle Will Begin this Spring

Test of Sunset Strip Weekend Nightlife Shuttle Will Begin this Spring

While it covers an area of only 1.89 square miles, West Hollywood encompasses some very diverse neighborhoods. Next Spring two of them...

Tue, Aug 22, 2017 with 2 Comments
WeHo Planning Commission Will Review Proposal for Sunset Strip Billboard District

WeHo Planning Commission Will Review Proposal for Sunset Strip Billboard District

EDITOR'S NOTE: An earlier version of this story said the Planning Department would use a lottery to determine who could create a new...

Wed, Jun 14, 2017 with 4 Comments
Public Discussion Set for Tuesday on Sunset Strip Billboard Plan

Public Discussion Set for Tuesday on Sunset Strip Billboard Plan

West Hollywood will host a public discussion of a proposal to increase the number of billboards on the Sunset Strip tomorrow at City...

Mon, May 22, 2017 with 3 Comments
Mario Maglieri, Owner of Famed Sunset Strip Clubs, Has Died

Mario Maglieri, Owner of Famed Sunset Strip Clubs, Has Died

Mario Maglieri, former owner of famed Sunset Strip rock clubs The Rainbow Bar and Grill and The Whisky a Go Go, died today. His death...

Thu, May 04, 2017 with 4 Comments
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 14 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
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