Author: Scott Schmidt

WeHo GayBook: September 21 – RAMS, RED, STARR, TOUCH

It’s the last officially day of summer, which only means that the nights will be getting longer, which in America’s Funnest City, West Hollywood, can only be a good thing! Looking for a way to celebrate? We’ve got your best bets right here… HAPPY HOUR Your Los Angeles Rams travel to Santa Clara to kick off Folsom Street Weekend take on the 49ers at 5:25 PM. Grab 2-4-1 drinks and cheer on the Blue and Gold at either GYM SportsBar or Fiesta Cantina. Enjoy the last day of summer on the patio at PUMP with Pinky’s Hour food and...

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Road Diets Called “Dangerously Stupid”

Advertise Here Since the 2010 Bicycle Task Force, the City of West Hollywood had been studying the idea of putting Fountain on a “Road Diet”–taking away lanes from cars and repurposing them for bicycles, pedestrians and parking. When the final Bicycle and Pedestrian Mobility Plan came to the City Council after a half-decade of study, however, an unlikely coalition of Mayor Heilman, and Councilmembers Duran and Meister asked staff to remove the road diet from the plan, citing in part that Fountain Avenue gets nearly as much traffic as Santa Monica or Sunset at peak hours. Now that the...

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Is West Hollywood’s Morgerman missing in Maria?

UPDATE 6 PM: Morgerman checks in alive, albeit after a rough night and day! Glad to hear the news!!! Yep, I'm alive. Considering I got totally right-front-quadded (i.e. nailed) by 135-knot Cat-4 #Hurricane #MARIA, I'm amazing. @WeatherNation — Josh Morgerman (@iCyclone) September 21, 2017 ORIGINAL STORY BELOW… West Hollywood marketing guru and storm chaser Josh Morgerman is known locally for his branding of the WeHo pickup, but those who know him for his other avocation, storm chasing, are worried as he has gone silent online while chasing Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.  After chasing Hurricanes Harvey and Irma earlier this summer,...

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WeHo GayBook: Wednesday 9/20 – ASH, Yes Daddy, Adonis, Jete

Happy New Year to all of our Jewish friends and readers! We hope you find someone to kiss at sundown, or however that works… If you’re looking to celebrate the holiday or just looking for something to do on this hump day, here are the best bets around West Hollywood tonight! HAPPY HOUR The Gay Men’s Discussion Group holds its monthly meeting at 7:30 PM in the West Hollywood Community Conference Room on the Park Level of the Library. Tonight’s topic: Acceptance Accept that soccer is a sport and catch the Final of the U.S. Open Cup at 6...

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WeHo GayBook: Tuesday September 19 – Xmas, Blackout, Off The Strip

Businesses in West Hollywood’s Boystown will be protesting the Feast of San Gennaro by going dark tonight at 9 PM… Just kidding! However, Southern California Edison has a Planned Power Outage along the north side of Santa Monica Boulevard, so many businesses will be closing. On the plus side, maybe that bartender will finally have time to return your text messages! But the fun don’t stop just because the lights go out! Here’s what’s on your Gay Agenda for Tuesday night… HAPPY HOUR It’s Christmas in September at The Abbey starting at 7 PM, hosted by Ross Matthews, so...

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