WEST HOLLYWOOD (LA Blade) — For decades the building known as the “Log Cabin” located at 621 N. Robertson Blvd has served as an oasis for the Los Angeles sober community with 29 meetings held each week at the site.
But the property, while technically within the jurisdiction of West Hollywood, belongs to the City of Beverly Hills. And Beverly Hills wants it gone.
The building’s complicated history is murky at best. The Historic Architecture Database lists the date of construction as 1936, although other sources have given dates ranging from 1928 to 1939.
The Log Cabin happens to sit on top of a water well that serves Beverly Hills and the western edge of West Hollywood. According to West Hollywood Council member John Duran, it was this well that motivated Beverly Hills to purchase the property. They […]
‘Sobar Lounge’ Coming to WeHo in Time for a Drug- Free Valentine
WEST HOLLYWOOD (WeHo Times) — Specialty recovery gift and bookstore, My 12 Step Store, joins next door neighbor, Locali eatery, to create Sobar Lounge, a mixture of late night shopping, music, food, desserts, coffee, and sophisticated mocktails, launching on Valentines Day, Friday, February 14, from 8pm to 12am.
Locali Sober Lounge will host a live DJ in a lounge atmosphere at 8730 Santa Monica Blvd., every Friday night.
Attendees will have a safe space to eat, drink and socialize without the need for alcohol or other mind altering drugs.
“This is a great way to have a community social setting without the presence of alcohol and the growing cannabis environments this city is now so associated with.” RJ Holguin, the owner and founder of My 12 Step Store told WEHO TIMES. “Over the more than 16 […]
WeHo Recovery Center May Take Over Lease of Lions Club Log Cabin
WEST HOLLYWOOD (WeHo Times) — The City of West Hollywood is making an offer to the City of Beverly Hills, to have the West Hollywood Recovery Center (WHRC) take over the lease at the Lions Club Log Cabin in the hopes to save the sober space that is home to several 12 step meetings of recovery.
The City is not considering to purchase the Log Cabin building as it has been falsely reported by a local media outlet.
The City is proposing WHRC pay the rent and run the day-to-day operations of the Log Cabin, located on 621 North Roberson Boulevard.
In addition, the WHRC will Pledge $150,000.00 dollars and the City of West Hollywood will match that amount with a pledge of $150,000.00 dollars for a total $300,000, to clean up and give the […]
WeHo Sober Space, the Lions Club Log Cabin, to Be Demolished
WEST HOLLYWOOD (WeHo Times) — Sad news on an early Sunday Morning. The West Hollywood Lions Club Log Cabin, a home to 12-step meetings for thousands upon thousands of recovering alcoholics and addicts, is scheduled to be demolished.
The City of Beverly Hills gave notice to the Lions Club to demolish the Log Cabin, located at 621 N Robertson Blvd, and vacate the land by March 31, 2020.
Council member John Duran released the following statement:
“WEHOANS. ABOUT THE LOG CABIN….
The phone is ringing off the hook. The City of Beverly Hills has given notice to the Lion’s Club to demolish the Log Cabin on Robertson Blvd and vacate the land by March 31, 2020.
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