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by mlagirl80
Tue Nov 08, 2005 4:49 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: R.M. Schindler and $5 LAP DANCES??
Replies: 17
Views: 4604

as a resident of this area, i would be more inclined to believe the sign was vandalized by the influx of "out of town" visitors that come to hollywood to visit the rapidly rising array of nightclubs... i've seen them tear down anything that is even nailed down, as is this sign... m :?
by mlagirl80
Thu Jun 02, 2005 11:24 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Who can help the Hollywood museums clean and move??
Replies: 8
Views: 2460

things that make you go mmm....

all the years that i went to that bank and i NEVER knew there was a museum in the basement, what a waste... :cheers:
by mlagirl80
Wed Jun 01, 2005 7:33 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Screen Actors Guild
Replies: 4
Views: 1397

new tenant...

7750 sunset is now inhabited by bug music publishing, which used to be in the first national bank building at hollywood and highland... the visages sign is gone and a hanging vinyl sign for bug music is up... visages' website still says they are located there, so not sure what's going on...
by mlagirl80
Wed Jun 01, 2005 7:07 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: L.A., CA - Fast Schindler Sale!
Replies: 52
Views: 13012

a deal...

that asking price is an incredible deal compared to the piles of poop that are selling in hollywood for a million... :cheers:
by mlagirl80
Wed Jun 01, 2005 1:44 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Sunset Vine Tower?
Replies: 24
Views: 10776

the trap...

they said on the news that the tower was being transformed into apartments.... are they nuts?!... no one should be living in that trap!!
by mlagirl80
Thu Feb 03, 2005 5:29 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Melrose Mini Mall (1985)
Replies: 3
Views: 972

the cheap trick building...

i gotta do a drive-by!... :d: ... m
by mlagirl80
Thu Feb 03, 2005 5:21 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: R.I.P. Tswuun-Tswuun Rotunda 1968 - August 16, 2005
Replies: 42
Views: 17052

i looked over the eastwood coalition and fhh.org action and am positively thrilled that such a grassroots organization could make such a difference!!... it reminded me of the actions that were taken in ithaca, ny where i used to live who blocked a wal-mart supercenter across from buttermilk falls s...
by mlagirl80
Sat Dec 18, 2004 9:04 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: R.I.P. Tswuun-Tswuun Rotunda 1968 - August 16, 2005
Replies: 42
Views: 17052

panorama drive by

i did a drive by the panorama lot last night and was pleased to see the round building is still standing, the orange ball is gone, the lot was dark and fenced... but i was kind of shocked to see how positively hugh the lot is now that it's been stripped!... it's much larger than i originally though...
by mlagirl80
Tue Nov 30, 2004 11:54 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: interesting turn of events for the ambassador hotel
Replies: 0
Views: 482

interesting turn of events for the ambassador hotel

Attorney for RFK assassin sues over Ambassador Hotel Wednesday December 01, 2004 LOS ANGELES (AP) An attorney for the man who assassinated Sen. Robert F. Kennedy is suing the Los Angeles Unified School District in an attempt to prevent the demolition of the Ambassador Hotel where the shooting happe...
by mlagirl80
Wed Aug 25, 2004 2:09 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: 1937 streamline moderne home to be demolished
Replies: 5
Views: 1346

ssdd....

guess what they're probably going to build on this lot? http://www.vernalmedia.com/wildwoodphotos/condo-schu1.jpg look familiar?.... my landlord (who lives in the same duplex as me) is probably going to buy the 2 lots across the street from a sweet little old lady... there's 2 lots, one is a very n...
by mlagirl80
Wed Aug 25, 2004 1:41 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Algiers in Las Vegas coming down
Replies: 15
Views: 3914

ridiculous...

once they build the hooters casino, they can hold the recently reported hooters bible study groups there to save all the sinners.... grrrrr :evil: ... m... ***
by mlagirl80
Wed Aug 25, 2004 1:29 am
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Situation getting critical in Wildwood, NJ
Replies: 32
Views: 16403

race for open space

hi - while lurking about the boards i ran across this thread, i've been a bit behind because i was working a lot until recently, so this is a very good excuse!... anyhoos, i remember hearing about the situation in wildwood last year here i think... and just happened to be watching klcs pbs chan. 58...
by mlagirl80
Sat Aug 21, 2004 11:14 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Top Ten Modern Buildings in U.S.
Replies: 31
Views: 39201

a favorite: http://www.cmgww.com/historic/flw/images/photos/marin.jpg Marin Civic Center, 1957 3501 Civic Center Drive, San Rafael It is said that Frank Lloyd Wright walked off the highway at this site and said "I will cover your hills with arches". The design's domed roof and arched arcades fulfil...
by mlagirl80
Sat Aug 21, 2004 8:28 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Miracle Mile: Desmonds tower redux, Mullen & Bluett loss
Replies: 36
Views: 40073

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does anyone know what's happened with this project?... i see it's been just over a year since the last post.... m... :cheers:
by mlagirl80
Sun Jul 18, 2004 3:12 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: Program About Unusual Buildings Sunday, July 18th 5pm
Replies: 0
Views: 574

Program About Unusual Buildings Sunday, July 18th 5pm

A Program About Unusual Buildings & Other Roadside Stuff is on again today, Sunday, July 18th on Los Angeles channel 28 KCET PBS at 5pm in case you missed it last week!.... :cheers: ... m
by mlagirl80
Thu Jul 15, 2004 2:26 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Gorgeous Listing In Los Feliz With Drop Dead Views
Replies: 8
Views: 3349

incoming vs. outgoing

that's the way things go?.... i just want to know why wages doesn't match real estate prices!!.... :evil: .... m
by mlagirl80
Wed Jul 14, 2004 10:02 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Real Estate
Topic: Gorgeous Listing In Los Feliz With Drop Dead Views
Replies: 8
Views: 3349

the bubble?

5 years ago you probably could have gotten it for half that.... out of control.... :h: .... m
by mlagirl80
Wed Jul 14, 2004 1:15 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Marketplace
Topic: Clothing Consignment
Replies: 1
Views: 1198

without actually seeing them, a great place to start is decades on melrose... they are kinda upscale but have other stuff too... sometimes rockers go there too so you never know! Decades 8214 Melrose Ave Los Angeles, CA 90046-6812 Phone: (323) 655-1960 there's also squaresville in los feliz and jet ...
by mlagirl80
Wed Jul 14, 2004 1:03 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: 100 ARTISTS SEE SATAN
Replies: 0
Views: 596

100 ARTISTS SEE SATAN

100 ARTISTS SEE SATAN Grand Central Art Center, 125 N. Broadway Santa Ana, CA 92701 (714)567-7233 http://www.grandcentralartcenter.com This show includes some great artists like Coop, Gary Baseman, Shag, Mark Ryden, Jim Shaw, William Wegman, Kenny Scharf, The Pizz, Frank Kozik and Robert Crumb. Jul...
by mlagirl80
Wed Jul 14, 2004 12:41 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: MONDO HOLLYWOOD 7/7
Replies: 1
Views: 601

another showing?

sadly, i've been working so just saw this post, i would have loved to come... how about redoing it in hollywood?... since that's kinda what it's about?... well, not exactly, but closer than venice!... just a thought... check with cinespace in hollywood, they might be game to do something like this....
by mlagirl80
Wed Jul 14, 2004 12:38 pm
Forum: Modern Calendar of Events
Topic: PBS Roadside show 7/11 SUNDAY
Replies: 4
Views: 960

couldn't find it!

tv guide online had actually posted a blurb about this show, so i went through all the pbs stations available at 8pm on sunday in los angeles and could not find this show on any of them!.... i was very disappointed... :cry: .... m .... ps.... okay, i see it's on tonight at 10pm... after these 2 gre...
by mlagirl80
Wed Jul 14, 2004 12:34 pm
Forum: Everything Else and the Kitchen Sink
Topic: Vintage Clothing Question
Replies: 8
Views: 4996

the other white odor eliminator

before all these days of febreeze and ionizers and dry cleaners people used a potion of 50% plain vodka and 50% distilled water to eliminate strong odors (ancient theater trick), mix in pump spray bottle (make sure you label it!), spritz article as you would with any of the modern anti-funk sprays ...
by mlagirl80
Mon Apr 26, 2004 9:07 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: First KFC razed for Museum
Replies: 7
Views: 1441

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where is the #1 In 'n' Out? :roll:
by mlagirl80
Mon Mar 29, 2004 5:12 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: Is the author of the 'Tarzan' estate property worth saving?
Replies: 2
Views: 1299

i seem to recall reading something about this property 5ish years ago and that it has some architectural signifigance... and hey, if it's shrouded in trees, i like it already... shoot, i wish i could remember :cheers: where i read about it, it may have been in the la times, but alas, i'm not sure
by mlagirl80
Mon Mar 29, 2004 5:03 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: The P+K I saw today
Replies: 2
Views: 1284

and i thank you too! :cheers:
by mlagirl80
Mon Mar 29, 2004 4:58 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: New Gallery posting
Replies: 35
Views: 10191

wow, that collingswood pad is rad!! \:D/
by mlagirl80
Sun Mar 14, 2004 12:45 pm
Forum: Everything Else and the Kitchen Sink
Topic: Las Vegas monorail now opening March 1
Replies: 54
Views: 28083

security issues

i remember quite some time ago reading that they didn't want to extend the green line directly to the airport because of security concerns... and in light of the recent events in madrid, i think that this will pretty much be ruled out forever at LAX... people here always suggest taking the subway t...
by mlagirl80
Thu Mar 11, 2004 7:11 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Houses and Homes
Topic: New Gallery posting
Replies: 35
Views: 10191

i may have missed it but where are the photos posted?... thanks, m
by mlagirl80
Thu Mar 11, 2004 6:11 pm
Forum: Mid Century Modern Preservation Discussion
Topic: Dinah's Fried Chicken fire
Replies: 7
Views: 1415

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