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90045 Weekend Calendar – 26 Fun Things To Do

Are your kids ready to cut loose and have some fun now that the first week of school is over? Or maybe school hasn’t started at your house (lucky you!) and you’ve got some restless little ones under your feet. Either way, we’ve found 26 fun things to do this weekend and put them on […]

Something for Everybody This Weekend On The Calendar

With 22 items on the calendar this weekend, it would seem that there is something for everybody! How about a night hike on the preserve? Check! How about a sourdough cracker making class? Got it! Drum circle, anybody? That and so much more below. Events for August 13, 2016 9:00 AM Playa Vista Farmers Market […]

Sunday Funday – So Much To Do In & Around 90045!

It’s another action packed day in and around Westchester 90045! We’re starting our day bright and early at the new Westchester Sunday Farmers Market to catch Councilman Bonin for a chat about our thoughts on the Kentwood ICO. Join us? Here’s what’s up on the 90045 Calendar for tomorrow! Sunday Westchester Farmers Market July 17 @ […]

Westchester Weekly for Sunday, October 5th

Westchester Weekly – Here’s your weekly recap of what’s new and notable in Westchester 90045, including fun things to check out this week!   westchester-weekly-for-october-5th Happy Weekend Westchester!And it’s been a hot one again, hasn’t it?? I couldn’t resist sharing the Heal the Bay photo above from Facebook.Tomorrow night, the Westchester Neighbors Association is hosting […]

Westchester Weekly for Sunday, September 21st

Westchester Weekly – Here’s your weekly recap of what’s new and notable in Westchester 90045, including fun things to check out this week! westchester-weekly-for-september-21st Happy Weekend Westchester!I’ve been a Westchester resident for over 12 years and our community continues to impress me with its strong sense of community and willingness by so many people to […]

Westchester Weekly for September 5th

Westchester Weekly – Here’s your weekly recap of what’s new and notable in Westchester 90045, including fun things to check out this week   Happy Weekend Westchester! We’re well into September and it continues to be hot, hot, hot out there. Do you have elderly neighbors? How about checking in on them to make sure they’re […]

Weekday Fun With Your Westchester Kids

Changing things up a bit, how about some mid-week fun with your kids? Some ideas for your consideration: 1. Tonight there is a Harvest Super Moon Yoga + Gong Workshop. Celebrate the beginning of the Fall season with an evening of Kundalini Yoga and Meditation, followed by a Gong Sound Bath. How fun does that […]

10 Ways To Beat The Heat Today With Your Kids

It’s going to be a hot one today in Westchester! If you’re looking for someplace cool to hang with the kids, take a look at this list: Take a ride on the Water Bus in the Marina. Today is the last day for the summer season and there is no place cooler than on the […]

Westchester Family Fun This Week

Looking for something to do with the kids this weekend? Back to school has been a mixed bag around our house. How did I ever think that math magically was going to become fun? If you need a getaway from the school madness and homework, here are a couple of adventures: Last, last (really last) […]

Westchester Family Fun This Week

Looking for something to do with the kids this weekend? OK, it’s for real. At my house, school starts on Monday. We’ve pretty much got it together but man, I’m so not ready for Summer to be “over.” How about you? With a couple days left for adventure and some crazy hot weather headed our […]

Westchester Family Fun This Week

Looking for something to do with the kids this weekend? Word came last night that Jimmy Buffett is playing a free concert tonight at the Hermosa Beach Pier. That was crazy enough, but what really rocked me is that I found out on the Westchester Moms’ Facebook page and there was a lot of chatter about it. […]

Westchester Kids Fun This Week

Looking for something to do with the kids this week? Here are a few ideas for Westchester Kids fun as we start winding down the Summer fun: Raspberry Picking! It’s a trek, but how awesome to bring home a freezer full of berries. Two choices are Underwood Farms and Riley’s Farm. Been to the OC […]

Fun Family Events This Weekend In & Around Westchester

Looking for something to do with the kids this weekend? Here are a few ideas to get you into the Westchester Kids Fun Zone frame of mind this weekend: Visitation Friday Night Food Trucks – invited trucks include Stuffed Crepe, Lobsta, Grilled Cheese Truck, Fishlips and others. Eric Vincent and the Diamond Cutters are the musical […]

Fun Things To Do This Weekend In & Around Westchester

Looking for something to do with the kids this weekend? Here are a few ideas from Red Tricycle: The Great American Backyard Campout Turn off the televisions, computers and cell phones to connect with nature, family and friends. The Campout is a national, overnight event that encourages everyone to spend the night in their own backyard. […]

Westside homeowners go green

The sixth annual Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase, a local Earth Day tradition that offers Westsiders a glimpse of just how many homeowners have made water conservation and energy efficiency staples of everyday life, takes place on Saturday, April 26th. This year’s self-guided tour also features six public school learning gardens, is a streamlined version compared […]

Gimme a Break: Super Spring Break Camps

Red Tricycle has come up with the ultimate list of Los Angeles kids spring break camps – “great ways of giving parents and wee ones alike a well deserved (and super-fun) break.” For their very comprehensive list, head over to redtri.com. What are you doing with your wee ones over break?

April Fools! Magic, Mischief and Where To Find It

For local shops for jokes, gags and magic that will blow the socks off your little pranksters for April Fool’s Day, head over to redtri.com. But whatever you do, don’t tell your little one that she’s getting a puppy and hand her a toy dog. I learned that one the hard way. 😉

Otis College Report Tracks The Creative Economy

Rise of the Creative Class,” economist Richard Florida argued that the United States had transitioned out of its prior manufacturing -and services-based economies to an economy fueled by innovation. A certain brand of smart phone may be assembled overseas, but it’s the company’s programmers, designers and its leadership and support staffers in California who reap […]

Council tables Legado Del Mar decision – developer concessions not enough to reverse tide of neighborhood opposition

Just two weeks after getting the apparent blessing of a Neighborhood Council of Westchester-Playa subcommittee, the proposed Legado Del Mar development at 138 Culver Blvd. hit another roadblock on Dec. 3. Failing to reach consensus about the adequacy of concessions offered by real estate firm Legado Co., the council punted the question of whether to support or […]

El Segundo’s Candy Cane Lane Opens Tonight

Tonight, 26 homes in El Segundo in the 1200 block of East Acacia Avenue will switch on their holiday lights and welcome the first wave of visitors. Families have been decorating their homes and yards along “Candy Cane Lane” since 1949. They spend up to a month getting ready for the annual extravaganza. The display […]