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It’s that time again – Atwater Village is celebrating the 19th annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. The Atwater Village Chamber of Commerce and the Atwater Village Neighborhood Council are behind this tradition, lighting the 80-foot redwood tree on Glendale Blvd. and Brunswick Avenue. Meet up at the nearby Wells Fargo parking lot at 6:00 pm for the ceremony, and watch Santa Claus light the tree from a fire truck.
Thursday, December 2nd, 2010 – 6:00 pm
Wells Fargo Parking Lot, 3250 Glendale Blvd.
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Earlier this year, Garcetti’s office asked for an additional $6,700 for Atwater’s tree lighting ceremony for 2009 – let’s hope this year the cost doesn’t put a damper on the celebration.2010 Sponsors include:
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For the weekend of Friday, December 3 through Sunday, December 5
Micro-Fest Los Angeles: Tickets include six performances, full access to workshops, panels, opening reception and a Sunday morning pancake breakfast. Presented by the The Network of Ensemble Theaters (NET) at the Atwater Village Theater. See schedule after the jump.
Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights (ALAP) Director/Dramatist Exchange: Bringing together ALAP member playwrights with area directors for short presentations and networking. Email email@example.com for more info. Saturday, December 4, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm (location TBA).
Micro-Fest Los Angeles: Day two. See schedule after the jump.
Micro-Fest Los Angeles: Day three. See schedule after the jump.
Atwater Playhouse holds ongoing classes in Method Acting.
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The rumor mill has it that the controversial Oaksterdam University in Atwater Village has left for good – and while we haven’t confirmed anything yet, it looks like the location has been taken over for at least a few days the filming of a Law and Order: Los Angeles episode.
Garden Avenue at Glendale Blvd.
The Oaksterdam [...]
A pair of burglary suspects were arrested in Atwater Village early Sunday morning after crashing their car on Silver Lake Blvd. The suspects had been involved in a residential burglary, and the LAPD pursued the vehicle until it crashed. Both driver and passenger fled the car on foot. The LAPD set up a perimeter in South [...]
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Drive safe everyone! There’s a sobriety and drivers license checkpoint tonight (Friday, November 19) from 8:00 pm to about 2:00 am at Los Feliz Boulevard and Riverside Drive.
Officers will be checking drivers through the checkpoint for signs of alcohol and or drug impairments. Officers will check for proper licensing and will strive [...]
Larga Avenue at Silver Lake Blvd.
You might have to zig-zag a little bit between streets around Atwater Village in the next couple of days: Larga Avenue (between Silver Lake Blvd. and Gracia) and La Clede Avenues are just two of the streets being repaved today and in days to come. Tomorrow Larga from [...]
Live in Atwater Village? Are you aware that the Community Redevelop Agency of Los Angeles are looking to “redevelop” parts of Atwater Village, including North Atwater? Not sure what that means? Go to the open house tonight at the Library, where CRA representatives will (hopefully) help you understand the intricacies of redevelopment and how it will [...]
The Former Tony's Bakery gets a facelift
Tony’s Rolling Pin Bakery closed up shop not too long ago, and it looks like the space on 3156 Glendale Blvd. in Atwater Village already has a new tenant.
Proof Bakery is rumored to be opening up this week – we first heard it was supposed to be [...]
There were quite a few delays, but the Los Angeles River Bike Path through Elysian Valley has finally got a grand opening scheduled for Saturday, December 4, 2010, reports LA Creek Freak.
The bike has undergone quite a transition over the past year and a half since groundbreaking, most notably some new asphalt (and now stripes) and [...]
Atwater Village totally takes the cake for some creative decorating! Here are some more shots we grabbed yesterday. Happy November!
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