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WeHo Ties with Chicago’s Boystown as the Best ‘Gayborhood’

WeHo Ties with Chicago’s Boystown as the Best ‘Gayborhood’

There is some good news for those West Hollywood residents who are wringing their hands in worry that the city is losing its gay identity:...

Fri, Dec 08, 2017 with 1 Comment
West Hollywood Plans Pedestrian Crosswalk on Doheny Drive at Elevado

West Hollywood Plans Pedestrian Crosswalk on Doheny Drive at Elevado

West Hollywood will work with Beverly Hills to install a crosswalk with a flashing warning light on Doheny Drive at Elevado Avenue. The...

Tue, Nov 07, 2017 with 2 Comments
Washington Post Calls Out a Divide in WeHo’s Russian-Speaking Community about Trump and Putin

Washington Post Calls Out a Divide in WeHo’s Russian-Speaking Community about Trump and Putin

A recent story in the Washington Post illustrates a generational divide in West Hollywood’s Russian-speaking community when it comes to...

Mon, Oct 23, 2017 with 3 Comments
Woman in Apparent Suicide in Beverly Hills Identified as a WeHo Resident

Woman in Apparent Suicide in Beverly Hills Identified as a WeHo Resident

The L.A. County Coroner's Office today released the name of a 37-year-old woman who authorities in Beverly Hills believe may have taken...

Sun, Oct 22, 2017 with 1 Comment
OPINION: Homelessness in WeHo

OPINION: Homelessness in WeHo

If you would have asked me a few years ago what issues concerned WeHo residents most, I would have said, traffic, parking,...

Thu, Oct 19, 2017 with 16 Comments
Vanity, Drinking or Tourists? Whatever, WeHo Ranks No. 2 in #HappyHour Pics on Instagram

Vanity, Drinking or Tourists? Whatever, WeHo Ranks No. 2 in #HappyHour Pics on Instagram

Is it our drinking or our vanity? Or just that we have a lot of happy tourists? Whatever the reason, West Hollywood ranks second in the...

Thu, Oct 12, 2017 with 0 Comments
Opinion: Why Do We Hate West Hollywood’s Homeless?

Opinion: Why Do We Hate West Hollywood’s Homeless?

Late one morning I was sitting in Joey’s, my favorite WeHo diner, waiting for Pedro to deliver the huevos rancheros to my table. The door...

Mon, Oct 02, 2017 with 39 Comments
Design Review Group Gives 8713 Beverly Project Mediocre Reviews

Design Review Group Gives 8713 Beverly Project Mediocre Reviews

A slightly redesigned project that was previously rejected by West Hollywood’s Planning Commission received mediocre reviews on Thursday...

Fri, Sep 29, 2017 with 9 Comments
A Look at Santa Monica Shows Possible Impact on WeHo of Change in Short-Term Rental Ordinance

A Look at Santa Monica Shows Possible Impact on WeHo of Change in Short-Term Rental Ordinance

Santa Monica’s experience with short-term rentals suggests partial legalization and increased enforcement can change the mix and growth...

Thu, Sep 21, 2017 with 1 Comment
Yefim Stolyarskiy, Leader in  WeHo’s Russian-Speaking Community, Has Died

Yefim Stolyarskiy, Leader in WeHo’s Russian-Speaking Community, Has Died

Yefim Stolyarskiy, a leading figure in West Hollywood’s Russian-speaking community, died yesterday at the age of 94. Stolyarskiy was...

Fri, Sep 08, 2017 with 3 Comments
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