Monthly Archives: November 2016

Hollywood Christmas Parade kicks off holiday season

HOLLYWOOD — Four former grand marshals of the Hollywood Christmas Parade — Mickey Mouse, Larry King, Lou Gossett Jr. and Robert Wagner — will return to help celebrate this year’s historic 85th annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, kicking off with a pre-parade all-star concert at 5 p.m. Olivia Newton-John will serve at this year’s grand marshal and…

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Commission denies landmark status for Bob Hope home

LOS ANGELES — The city’s Cultural Heritage Commission Nov. 17 voted against granting landmark status to Bob Hope’s 15,000-square-foot Toluca Lake home, with members saying the designation would go against the late comedian’s wishes. After learning of plans to demolish some parts of the property at 10346 Moorpark St., Councilman David Ryu submitted an emergency…

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