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LMU Students Are Back In Session

From Grace Yao, Director of Government & Community Relations at LMU, via NextDoor: Dear Neighbors, Today is the first official day of move in for LMU. We are excited to welcome back students and see the campus abuzz with activity again. At … [Read more]

Coyotes Are In The Neighborhood

There have been many reports of coyote sightings and animal attacks in Westchester and Playa del Rey, as can be seen on this map set up by concerned neighbors. Residents are being warned to keep their animals inside. Even small animals using doggy … [Read more]

Save the date! Late-Summer Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

A late summer pruning can really help shape your fruit trees for future production. That’s why Environmental Changemakers has invited veteran arborist Peiter Severynen to the Community Garden on September 10th to talk about late summer … [Read more]

The Scoop! This Week’s 90045 Real Estate News In Review

90045 Real Estate News This Week Today on the market 90045 real estate news - 112 listings are on the market today in 90045 (↑6 from last week) 45 (↓2) of those listings are in escrow and 21 (↓4) of those listings in escrow will take back-up … [Read more]

Big Conversations In 90045 This Week

90045 - Here's What's Trending In The Hood As I mentioned last week, this column is a weekly roundup of the online chatter about 90045 that catches my eye. I tend to hang out mostly on NextDoor and the Moms' Facebook Group, although I do loosely … [Read more]

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 … [Read more]

The Scoop! The Week’s 90045 Real Estate News In Review

This Week on the 90045 Real Estate Scene Today on the market 106 listings are on the market today in 90045 47 of those listings are in escrow and 25 of those listings in escrow will take back-up offers (59 are "active") 7 of the listings are … [Read more]

Big Conversations In 90045 This Week

In the last couple of years, social media has become a huge means of communication for us. Facebook has been that way for a number of years. It was only a matter of time before social media became a means for meeting strangers ... like your … [Read more]

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 … [Read more]

Living 90045 Wants You To Write For Us!

Do you love living in Westchester? So do we!! We created this website specifically for busy Westchester families. We figure if we're reading and digesting all the news, maybe we can save somebody else some time! Each week, we follow and read … [Read more]

Lots To Do This Weekend In 90045

Events for Friday, August 5, 2016 4:00 PM Westchester First Fridays At The Triangle August 5 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm UTC-7 Westchester Triangle,6200 W. 87th Street Westchester, CA 90045 United States + Google Map Aug05: Westchester … [Read more]

Action Packed Events Calendar Tomorrow

Westchester 90045 Events for July 30, 2016 Westchester 90045 events for Saturday, July 30, 2016. Which ones are you hitting up? 7:00 AM Garage Sale – Loyola Village July 30 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC-7 8133 Regis Way Westchester, CA … [Read more]

Garage Organizational Tips for the Overwhelmed

Do you dream of having a garage that looks like this photo? I know I do! Houzz is out with a new article and it was written for us. In a nutshell, Houzz recommends breaking the mountain of a task into bite-sized pieces. Here's the condensed … [Read more]

Sunday Funday – 90045 Activities for July 24th

Tons going on again in and around Westchester 90045. A handy list of 90045 activities is below. What are you up to? 90045 Activities for July 24, 2016 8:00 AM Sunday Westchester Farmers Market July 24 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm UTC-7 … [Read more]

Coyotes In Westchester – A Community Meeting

Concerned Neighbors have a arranged an information session with LA Animal Services Officer Hoang Dinh on Sunday, July 24th at 5 pm. The meeting will be held near Nielson Park where Earhart Avenue meets Will Rogers Avenue. Concerns are extra high … [Read more]

Cinemark Summer Movie Clubhouse

Cinemark is showing $1 movies for kids at both Playa Vista and Howard Hughes. The Howard Hughes movies are at 10 am on Mondays and the Playa Vista movies are at 10 am on Tuesdays. Here are the remaining shows for the Summer: Sandlot (7/19 at … [Read more]

New Sunday Farmers Market In Westchester

It was a beautiful day yesterday to launch the Westchester Farmers Market and by all appearances, the new market is a huge hit. We were there yesterday and caught a few photos to lure you out next week. Westchester Farmers Market - A Tour My … [Read more]

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 … [Read more]

Tons Of Fun Stuff To Do Tomorrow!

So, so, so much going on tomorrow! Get out and enjoy yourself!! Starting to think ahead to Sunday? Here's what's on deck. 8:00 AM Playa Venice Sunrise Rotary Pancake Breakfast July 16 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am UTC-7 Westchester Fire Station … [Read more]

Anti-Mansionization Proponents Score Big Win But Are We Losing Sight Of The “Bigger” Picture?

Many of the proposed changes were welcomed by local residents worried about mansionization: The new rules would no longer allow a 20% bonus in square footage for using ecologically friendly building methods. They would also reduce the square footage … [Read more]