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Frank Lloyd Wright - Gladys and David House Gladys and David Wright House on the Market – Phoenix - The Gladys and David Wright House is on the Market Under eminent threat to be demolished and lot split for 2 new homes. Built: 1951 2+ Acres/94,913 s.f. with views of Camelback Mountain 2,553 S.f. 4 BR, 4BA Dining in Living Room/Great Room Separate Guest house with Carport Philippine mahogany wood ceilings, cabinets, doors, and window casings Swimming Pool constructed as part of exterior architectural detail Frank Lloyd Wright designed area rug Built in storage Concrete floors Frank Lloyd Wright designed table and 4 chairs, and Blueprints of home House Read more » [...]

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ModCom Wins State Approval for Case Study House Nomination - On May 1, 2013, the Modern Committee won approval from the State of California - State Historic Resources Commission for the nominations of Case Study Houses: 1, 9,10,16 (Ellwood),18, 20 (Bass), 21, 22, 23C and 28, 10 Homes in all, which are, as of May 1, 2013, on the State of California Register of Historic Places. Case Study House 23A was deemed Eligible status and is also on the State Register. A multiple nomination has never been done anywhere; so we're very proud. Congratulations Modern Committee! We did it! On to Read more » [...]


Johnies Wilshire Johnie’s Coffee Shop - Armet & Davis, 1955 Johnie's Coffee Shop, a long-beloved restaurant that sits on the corner of Wilshire Blvd at Fairfax, opened in 1955 as Romeo’s Times Square.  The coffee shop closed in 2000 after acquisition by the Gold family, owners of the 99 Cents Only chain of stores. Since then it has only been used for filming. The latest news is that the 99 Cents Only chain was acquired in October by an investment firm. Photo Credit: [...]
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