Author: Scott Schmidt

Reader Question: Standard Pot Shop, Can They Do That?

Today’s reader question comes from Mott A.: I heard they were going to put a pot shop at The Standard Hotel, can they do that? Yesterday, WeHoVille reported that Lord Jones announced a retail marijuana shop at the Standard Hotel on Sunset Boulevard. WeHoVille accurately questioned the propriety of the announcement, considering that the store will have to apply for a license, the process for which has yet to be approved by the West Hollywood City Council. The approval process for license applicants could be lengthy. If the Council gives its final approval to the ordinance on Monday, applications...

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WeHo GayBook: Thursday 11/16: Starr, Red, Touch, BFD

Advertise Here Today was perhaps the last productive day of the calendar year as people check out tomorrow for the weekend before Thanksgiving and then it is Christmas, so what better way to blow off the steam and start the Festive Period than to head out to your favorite Gayborhood, West Hollywood! Here are tonight’s best bets in Boystown… HAPPY HOUR Enjoy 2-4-1 drinks until 9 and watch Ben Roethlesberger and the Steelers take on the Tennessee Titans at GYM SportsBar. Well drinks, wine and draft beer are only $4 until 8 PM to help you JUMP start your...

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Confirmed: Andrew Christian Leaving West Hollywood

A couple days ago, we shared news that Andrew Christian’s Flagship Store in West Hollywood had signs up saying, “25% Off Everything Moving Downtown”… Now, in a breaking news item, WeHo Times confirms the store is leaving early in the new year. According to a source, the West Hollywood lease was up for renewal. The retail store opted not to renew and is currently scouting for a new location in Downtown Los Angeles. So, as is the case for many in West Hollywood, the rent is too damn...

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West Hollywood City Council Hot Topics: November 20 Edition

For every West Hollywood City Council meeting, we review the Agenda and let you know what’s interesting or potentially controversial or might affect Boystown and it’s livelihood. Here is the Agenda for Monday, November 20th… And what are the hot topics? Not much. There’s no new business. There’s no old business. The only public hearing is the Adult Use Cannabis Fee Resolution and even that is fairly routine. So expect a relatively quick meeting that’ll be done in time for Showgirls WeHo! Of course, you can make it interesting by showing up at Council Chambers at 6:30 PM and...

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WeHo GayBook: Wednesday 11/15 – HotRod, ASH, GirlBar

Happy Hump Day, especially to our Australian friends, who not only voted overwhelmingly in favor of the freedom to marry for gays and lesbians, but also too secured the penultimate spot in next year’s World Cup, so grab a Fosters and eat a Blooming Onion, or whatever it is they do and celebrate! If you want to mark the occasion in West Hollywood tonight, here’s what’s going on… HAPPY HOUR Will New Zealand join Australia in Russia next Summer? Find out at 6:15 PM at GYM SportsBar as they take on Peru and you’ll enjoy 2-4-1 drinks until 9...

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