WeHo Paints the Town Blue (for PrEP!)

The City of West Hollywood is going blue! This week the WeHo City Hall building will be lit up in blue lights in support of F*ck W/out Fear, a PSA campaign promoting pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) the once daily pill which, if taken as directed by an HIV-negative negative individual is more than 99 percent effective in preventing…

Rebel with a Cause

By Richard Klefsky Ricky Rebel burst on the music scene in 1997 as the lead vocalist of the boy-band No Authority. Signed by Michael Jackson to Michael’s private label at Sony, the band toured with 98 Degrees, Destiny’s Child, Aaron Carter, and Ashlee and Jessica Simpson.   In 2000, the band moved to Madonna’s Maverick…

Another Man is Attacked in the City of West Hollywood

    – By Paulo Murillo – According to recent reports, Benjamin Castro (also known as DJ Ben), was assaulted at Melrose Avenue and San Vicente Boulevard on June 22, at 2:50, after working at Micky’s, in what is believed to be yet another random assault in the city of West Hollywood. WEHOville reports that Sgt…

The Place

WEHO’S CONTINENTAL KITCHEN American and Mediterranean food made with a twist. By Paulo Murillo Every so often a neighborhood restaurant comes along that friends of friends rave about to all their other friends, and right now friends are raving about Continental Kitchen WeHo (under new management), located at 8205 Santa Monica Blvd., on the corner…

MISSING WEHO MAN FOUND IN COMA AT HOSPITAL AS “JOHN DOE”

Mystery surrounding the disappearance of West Hollywood resident Ramon Estrada led investigators to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where he was found in a coma as a “John Doe.” Police believe Estrada’s broken shoulder, head trauma, pneumonia and heart issues are injuries caused by a severe beating. Estrada vanished on his way home from the Gold Coast…

WEST HOLLYWOOD HOSTS PANEL DISCUSSION ON SEX, METH & GHB

  The City of West Hollywood held the event “Tina and Gina: Killing Us Softly”–a panel discussion on sex, meth and GHB in the gay community on Wednesday, May 7 at the West Hollywood auditorium, as part of the city’s ongoing efforts and commitment to providing information, services, and resources regarding substance abuse. The panel of…

JOHN D’AMICO IS SWORN IN AS MAYOR OF WEST HOLLYWOOD

The City of Hollywood held its annual City Council Reorganization and Installation ceremony on Monday, April 21 at 6 p.m. at Plummer Park. City Clerk Yvonne Quarker performed the swear-in of Mayor Pro Tempore John D’Amico as the new Mayor of the City of West Hollywood and city councilmember John Heilman was sworn-in as the new Mayor Pro Tempore.…

JOHN D’AMICO IS NAMED MAYOR OF WEST HOLLYWOOD

    The West Hollywood City Council named Mayor Pro Tempore John D’Amico as the new mayor of West Hollywood at a council meeting on March 18. Councilmember John Heilman has been voted as the new Mayor Pro Tempore (Latin for “for the time being), which means he will fill in for D’Amico, in his…