Thursday, November 27, 2014

December Contemporary Film Series – Sundays at 2PM

November 26, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

12/07 – Million Dollar Arm (2014) PG
124 minutes – Looking to save his failing business, sports agent J.B. Bernstein launches a reality show to find India's best cricketers, with the goal of turning them into professional baseball players and signing them to Major League contracts. (Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures)

12/14 – Edge of Tomorrow (2014) PG-13
113 minutes – As Earth fights an alien invasion, Lt. Col. Bill Cage is killed in action, and a time loop forces him to continually relive his last day. With each iteration, Cage's skill grows, as does his understanding of the enemy and how it operates. (Warner Bros)

12/21 – Crazy, stupid, Love (2011) PG-13
118 minutes - When Cal Weaver learns that his wife wants a divorce; he reluctantly faces the prospect of single life with the counsel of smooth young bachelor Jacob Palmer. Meanwhile, Cal's adolescent son is in love with his 17-year-old babysitter. (Warner Bros)

12/28 – The Big Year (2011) PG
100 minutes – Inspired by Mark Obmascik's nonfiction book of the same name, this high-flying comedy concerns a trio of competitive bird watchers who vow to win a contest by spotting and recording as many avian species as humanly possible. (Fox 2000 Pictures)

Construction Notice: No Work November 26-30 for Thanksgiving Holiday

November 26, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

Click here for details on the contruction of the Purple Line Extention over the Thanksgiving Holiday.

December Family Friendly Films – Saturdays at 2PM

November 26, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

12/06 – Rio 2 (2011) G
101 minutes – When a cooped-up macaw named Blu leaves the confines of his birdcage behind for the tropical climes of Rio de Janeiro, he's forced to wing it and re-examine everything he knows about life — and being a bird. (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

12/13 – Rise of the Guardians (2012) PG
97 minutes – In this animated adventure, Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy, the Sandman and Jack Frost come together to battle Pitch, a malicious spirit determined to take over the world and destroy the innocent beliefs and dreams of children. (Paramount Pictures)

12/20 – The Polar Express (2004) G
100 minutes – A young boy's faith in the holiday spirit is revived after he makes his way by train to the North Pole on Christmas Eve in this warm-hearted compute r-animated tale inspired by Chris Van Allsburg's award-winning children's book. (Warner Bros.)

12/27 – Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014) PG
92 minutes – Resurrected from the 1960s animated series "Rocky and Bullwinkle," canine genius Mr. Peabody and young Sherman take a dizzying ride through time as events in history begin to change when Sherman misuses the WABAC machine. (Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation)

Thursday Night Films in December

November 26, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

12/4 – Miracle on 34th Street (1947) NR
96 minutes – When Doris Walker (Maureen O’Hara), a no-nonsense Macy’s executive, frantically recruits a last minute replacement for a drunken Santa for Macy's Christmas parade (Edmund Gwenn), he seems just ideal for he job and perhaps for good reason – he says his name is Kris Kringle and that he's the real Santa Claus.

12/11 – A Christmas Carol (1984) PG
100 minutes – An old miser, Ebenezer Scrooge (George C. Scott), who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve. (Adapted from the novel by Charles Dickens)

12/18 – White Christmas (1954) NR
120 minutes – A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general. Starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney and Vera-Ellen.

12/25 – No Movie – Christmas

Thanksgiving Holiday, Black Friday and Cyber Monday Tips

November 25, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

Pic Art Exhibit 2014

November 19, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

Great turnout for the Debbie Doodles Art Display in the Activity Center last night. It seems we have some future Picassos and Van Goghs in our young artists!



Construction Notice: November 10-14, Wilshire and La Brea

November 11, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

Metro Contractors will be continuing utility relocation work on Wilshire and La Brea this week beginning tonight, Monday, November 10 thru Friday, November 14, nightly from 8pm to 6am, except Veteran’s Day, Tuesday, November 11, to make room for the future Wilshire/La Brea Station of the Metro Purple Line Extension.

This operation requires the following lane closures:

Wilshire eastbound reduced to one lane from Sycamore to Mansfield (M-F)
Orange southbound closed at Wilshire (M-F)
Wilshire westbound reduced to one lane from La Brea to Detroit (Midnight-6am, Monday only)
La Brea southbound and northbound reduced to one lane from 8th St to 6th St (8pm-6am, Monday only)

TIME: 8pm to 6am
WHEN: Monday thru Friday, except Veteran’s Day, Tuesday, November 11
WHERE: Wilshire and La Brea
WHAT: Utility Relocation Work

Note: Construction is a dynamic process and information is subject to change without notice. Work activity is subject to weather conditions.

  • All work has received necessary permits and approvals.
  • Access for pedestrians will be maintained outside of the construction zone.
  • Access for emergency responders will be maintained.
  • Construction may result in changes to bus routes or stop locations. Metro will post signs at affected stops to advise of alternative boarding locations. Real-time information available at or 323.GOMETRO.

Ground Breaking Ceremony

November 7, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

Park La Brea attended this morning's ground breaking ceremony for the Purple Line Subway Extension at LACMA.

This is a great project for our neighborhood that is well supported by Washington and City officials.

New Facebook Sweepstakes! Enter to Win an iPad Mini!

November 6, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

To enter the Sweepstakes, Like our Facebook Page and then look for the Sweepstakes tab (image shown below) located on our Facebook Page to enter. Sweepstakes ends December 31, 2014.

For mobile users ONLY, like our Facebook Page, and then click here to enter!


November 5, 2014 by  
Filed under Life at Park La Brea Apartments

Cost Minimum


Cost Per Minute**

$0.67 (~$40.00/hour)

Cost Per Mile


**Cost decreases after every hour

Next Page »