Author Archives: Luke Ford

About Luke Ford

Raised a Seventh-Day Adventist at Avondale College in Australia, Luke Ford moved to California in 1977. He graduated from Placer High School in 1984, reported the news at KAHI/KHYL radio for three years, attended Sierra College and UCLA, was largely bedridden by Chronic Fatigue Syndrome for six years, and converted to Judaism in 1993. From 1997-2007, Luke made his living from blogging. Living by Beverly Hills (Alexander90210.com), he now teaches the Alexander Technique (moving the way the body likes to move). Lessons cost $100 each and last about 45 minutes. In 2011, Luke completed a three-year teaching course at the Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles. His personal Alexander Technique website is Alexander90210.com. Luke is the author of five books, including: » The Producers: Profiles in Frustration » Yesterday’s News Tomorrow: Inside American Jewish Journalism

Homeless Camp On La Cienega/Olympic Blvds

Comments: * Has anyone seen the homeless encampment on La Cienga and Olympic northeast corner? any suggestions on how this can be addressed? * I’ve seen it. Is there a reason it’s bothering you? Or did you have some type … Continue reading

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Dead body in front of abandoned motel at La Cienega/Cashio

I often see homeless people sleeping there. Comment: * Does anybody know what happened this morning? Dead body covered on street in front of motel on La ciénaga and Cashio. Police there. * Oh my god…I just stopped and gave … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Car Stolen in Carthay

Comment: This alert just popped up on my computer: VEHICLE, STOLEN Incident #: 170713732 6500 BLOCK OLYMPIC PL | 8/5/2017 @ 9:15 PM Here is a list of stolen cars within a mile of me since June 1st.: 1200 block … Continue reading

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6 story hotel at Pico and Robertson?

From LA City Planning: Project Description: NEW 6-STORY HOTEL CONTAINING 112 ROOMS AND 73 PARKING SPACES OVER ONE LEVEL OF SUBTERRANEAN PARKING INCLUDING 7 SHORT TERM GUEST REGISTRATION SPACES AT GRADE LEVEL. Requested Entitlement: PURSUANT TO SEC. 12.32 A VESTING … Continue reading

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Flies Everywhere

Comment: Is anyone else having issues with swarms of flies in their yards or around the neighborhood? This is our first summer in this house so we’re not sure if this is normal for this area or if there’s something … Continue reading

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Construction Dust

Comment: Is anyone familiar with rules regarding construction dust? I recall reading somewhere a while back that there must be a continuous stream of water sprayed when bulldozing to keep dust down. I can’t seem to find this online now. … Continue reading

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Breakin South Of Pico/Saturn

Comment: Break in @ our residence Saturn…the youngster caught on camera. He entered from alley & surely he hangs around on Saturn with friends. Photos will follow, he didn’t take any valuables, maybe looking for cash. Also the high alarm … Continue reading

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The Coyote Returns

Comment: The coyote reported last week (Monday, Jul 17) was spotted again last night (Wednesday, Jul 26) in the Halm Street/Cadillac area at approximately midnight. If you’re going to the meeting about coyote sightings tonight (I will be at work), … Continue reading

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Dirty Streets!

Comment: Am I the only one who notices that the streets between Robertson and La Cienega, between Whitworth and Pico are so dirty?! People dump all their unwanted items, appliances, garbage on the streets and items sit there for weeks. … Continue reading

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Life In 90035

* I love it when you walk past candles on Shenandoah commemorating a banger who died trying to rob the liquor store. * I love it when you walk to shul and see a ho and her pimp snag a … Continue reading

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