90 Years Later: 8 Things You May Not Know About the Hollywood Sign

The H even toppled over, so that it briefly read Ollywoodland. After ownership of the sign passed to the city in the mid-1940s, the L.A. Recreation and Parks Commission apparently wanted it razed. But the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce stepped in, and in 1949 it removed the last four letters and restored the rest. 5.
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Tragic, tragic loss of a young, promising, talented man. Cory Monteith, rest in peace” Scott Porter: “This news of Cory Monteith’s death just shakes me to my very core. So young. My thoughts and prayers to his family and friends.” Nick Zano: “All of our lives are precious & can be gone in a flash, live better, smarter & show true appreciation for the now. Sad day. #RIPCoryMonteith” Chloe Moretz: “I just heard about Cory Monteith..
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Adam Levine unloads Hollywood Hills rental for $3.55 million

Hollywood Gold Cup All About Game On Dude

He has worked with Kanye West , Natasha Bedingfield and 50 Cent, among others. The singer-songwriter has been a coach on “The Voice” since 2011. He bought the property in 2005 for $3.195 million and has been leasing it out at $10,000 a month. Levine bought another house in the Beverly Crest area late last year for $4.83 million.
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At trophy homes for sale, high-end cars are featured attractions

A 4-year-old son of Empire Maker, Sky Kingdom has won four of 10 starts and earned $233,980. His initial win occurred Nov. 24, 2011 in his Cushion Track debut prior to a fourth-place finish in the CashCall Futurity (gr. I).
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