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City taking applications for next poet laureate

WEST HOLLYWOOD — The city’s arts division is accepting nominations from qualified applicants to become the city’s next poet laureate.  The poet selected for this distinction will hold the position for two years starting in October. The new poet laureate will follow Charles Flowers.  The West Hollywood poet laureate serves as the official ambassador of West Hollywood’s literary culture Read More…

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Pride Parade turns into anti-racism solidarity march

WEST HOLLYWOOD — An estimated 20,000 people turned out for an anti-racism solidarity march from Hollywood to West Hollywood June 14, the city originally set to host the LA Pride Parade before it was canceled due to the coronavirus. The march was organized by All Black Lives Matter, and as of 12:30 p.m., the crowd Read More…

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WeHo to resume parking enforcement

WEST HOLLYWOOD — City parking regulations that were previously suspended will be enforced starting June 15. Due to coronavirus protective orders that kept people at home and changed parking habits, the city quit enforcing various parking regulations citywide March 16. Now, as stay-at-home restrictions ease, West Hollywood’s Parking Services Division will be issuing warnings June Read More…