Latest Wilshire Boulevard Stories

2014-02-05 23:29:02

QuadraNet has formed a partnership with a local printing shop, LA Grafix, and is now prominently featured in their windows on the corner of Wilshire Blvd. and Grand Ave., across the world-famous One Wilshire building. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 QuadraNet, Inc. is pleased to announce a new partnership with veteran printing shop, LA Grafix, located at 601 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90017-3207. LA Grafix will be displaying poster advertisements for QuadraNet, Inc. in its...

2013-10-19 23:04:18

AMFacialPlastics.com Announces Grand Opening Celebration of New Beverly Hills Location on November 6, 2013 via LAD Solutions. Event will be from 5:30pm to 8pm at 9033 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 409. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 AMFacialPlastics.com has announced that it will be hosting a grand opening ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new Beverly Hills location on November 6, 2013. LAD Solutions has been selected to announce the event in order to increase the number of...

2011-08-11 09:04:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cold War rivalry between the Soviet Union and the United States reached a boiling point exactly fifty years ago when on August 13, 1961, the Berlin Wall was built, physically and symbolically dividing the peoples of East and West. In response to the 50th anniversary of the building of the Wall, The Wende Museum, the largest archive of the Cold War in the world, will install 16 Soviet portraits on exterior walls in Downtown Los Angeles's Old...

2010-11-30 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In anticipation of the January 14, 2011 release of the 3D action comedy The Green Hornet, starring Seth Rogen, Jay Chou, and Cameron Diaz, the vigilante hero's automotive co-star Black Beauty is now taking on Los Angeles in a unique way, perched atop the world-famous Petersen Automotive Museum's elevated outdoor display. The 58,000 daily commuters travelling through L.A.'s third-busiest intersection at Wilshire Boulevard and Fairfax Avenue will...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'