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The William Grant Still Arts Center Presents “Love You Madly” – A Portrait of Duke Ellington March 7-June 6, 2015 Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, Noon-5pm The 7th Annual Exhibition in WGSAC’s Afric…0 Comments 0 Promotions
The West Adams Collectors Club is a free, intergenerational workshop series on archiving grassroots histories, hosted and organized by The William Grant Still Arts Center in collaboration with commu…0 Comments 0 Promotions
These Eclectic Artists Spread Wisdom, Inner Healing &Mentoring through Music, Poetry & Art to Bring Love, Harmony & Prosperity to the Community. The Royal Queens welcome Sisters of all a…0 Comments 0 Promotions
New Renaissance w/ Bobby West, New Coordinator "Always excellent...!" - Reg- G. the officially unofficial Ambassador of Workshop & Mayor of Fri. nite Jazz @ LACMA Honor us w/ Your Presents...…19 Comments 0 Promotions
SoCal Connected calls Leimert Park Beat "an excellent blog that chronicles the happenings in and around Leimert Park Village." Tavis Smiley - History of the Blog in 2009 and tour of Leimert Park Village New York Times - South Los Angeles says yes to no more fast food in 2008
KCRW: Warren Olney's Which Way, LA - County supervisor race goes uncovered by the media
LAist - Neighborhood Project in 2007
Curbed LA - West Adams on the down low in 2007
LA Observed - WeAd is the black WeHo in 2007
LA Observed - Winds knock down the sycamore trees on 42nd in 2006
Stories about Leimert Park
NPR: Leimert Park's Struggle with Identity in 2006
Washington Post - Tour of Leimert Park in 2006
Los Angeles Times - Tour of Leimert Park in 2005
LA City Beat - Tour of Leimert Park in 2005
NY Times - Soul Central from 1993
Stuff to Check Out
Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza Farmers Market - 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. EVERY Saturday
Babe and Ricky's Inn
Najite and Olokun Prophecy
Vocalist Dwight Trible Los Angeles Jazz LA Jazz Society
Eso Won Books
Leimert Park Movie
Leimert Park Book Fair
Redondo Boulevard at Florence Avenue to permanently close beginning May 1Continue
Described as “an absorbing and uplifting new play” by the Boston Globe, Terry Teachout’s Satchmo at The Waldorf, makes its debut in Los Angeles this May at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. Running from Tuesday, May 26 through Sunday, June 7 for a limited 15-performance engagement at the Lovelace Theater, Satchmo portrays the racial struggles and musical triumphs of the man who invented jazz, Louis Armstrong.
Starring Obie-winner John Douglas…Continue
The big winner of the first Eat, Shop, Play Crenshaw was Erin Kuechenmeister (center), left JC Lacey Metro Business Liaison and rigth Shoneji Robison owner of Southern Girl Desserts. Photo Metro.
The winners of the first quarterly drawing of the…Continue
Check out this interview with Sherri Franklin in the Planning Report!
Hello Los Angeles!
On behalf Make Music LA Board of Directors we would like to invite all of you to come out and celebrate with your family, friends, neighbors and colleagues the 4th Annual Make Music LA.
MMLA is an all day celebration of the Summer Solstice. This special event was started in…Continue
MARCUS GARVEY & CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER... PAINTING CREATED FOR THE BOOK DINING WITH THE ANCESTORS, WHEN HEROES COME TO…
EMD is excited to announce that the United Neighborhoods Neighborhood Council (UNNC) has been selected as the partner NC for our 2015 program. Together, we will develop a 5 Steps to Neighborhood Preparedness Emergency Plan for their area and conduct a full scale neighborhood exercise to test that plan! Stay tuned for…Continue
Metro is inviting the public to spend a Saturday in the park -- Leimert Park -- March 21, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., to enjoy live music, delicious food and fun activities at the Eat, Shop, Play community festival in Leimert Park Village. Not only will it be fun, it will be an opportunity to support local businesses impacted by construction of the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project.
At the festival, project-area merchants will display and sell their wares, making it easy for us to help others…
Want to learn about the exciting world of robotics? Here's a fun introduction to science and technology for all who are interested! Join Living Advantage, Inc. on Sunday, May 3 at the USC Galen Center for a day of demonstrations, entertainment, food and giveaway, not to mention fun for all ages!
For more information and to register CLICK HERE or visit…
Today from noon to 5 p.m. - free burritos and a preview of a community amenity that's on the way!
Have you heard the good news about the Hoover Union gateway triangle place park (the name has yet to be decided) that is being rethought, remodeled, reimagined and refunded?
Come by today and learn more. The next chance to get your ideas considered -
Triangle Design Workshop:
DOSE is an NIH funded clinical trial for people that have arm and hand weakness after a stroke. We are testing varying doses of physical therapy using a program that involves challenging, intensive, and meaningful practice of functional tasks of your choice.
Participation may involve 0, 15, 30, or 60 hours of focused physical therapy and assessment visits to the Bice Clinical Research center at the University of Southern California, Health Sciences Campus.
Join us for our…
Saturday May 2, 2015 as we return to the popular Sony…
DAISY IS STILL LOST IN WEST LA! PLEASE SHARE far and wide.
The only hope we have to find her is to have a sighting of her to help direct our search. We desperately need your help. Daisy is a 45 lb. tan terrier mix who was last sighted on 4/16/15 on the 10 freeway near the La Cienega exit. She is the dog…
"A good photograph blurs the line between reality and fantasy. When I look at a picture, I love it if ... it has a dream quality to it, as if it transcends the real life moment when it was taken." So said Charlie Rubin in a recent interview with foam magazine. And by that definition,…
Members of the Culver City Rotary Club, will be checking in race participants and hosting Culver City’s Healthy Family and Culver/Palms YMCA Healthy Kids Day 5K RUN/WALK, and will be on hand to hand out T-Shirts, collect entry fees and more, at the
Run/Walk on April 26, 2015, 9 am to 1 pm at the West LA College Campus,
9000 Overland Avenue, Culver City, CA 90230.
Culver City Rotary is also providing an IN & OUT Burger…
Thrillist's most recent list of the best of LA surveyed the city's best bacon dishes. And one Culver City establishment made their list. I'll give you a hint: the dish was Brown Butter Candied Bacon Ice Cream.
DAISY IS STILL LOST IN WEST LA! PLEASE SHARE far and wide.
The only hope we have to find her is to have a sighting of her to help direct our search. We desperately need your help. Daisy is a 45 lb. tan terrier mix who was last sighted on 4/16/15 on the 10 freeway near the La Cienega exit. She is the dog of our wonderful transporter who is beyond devastated and was lost outside of Century Vet Group in Palms/Culver City/Helms Bakery District. Please take a screen capture of Daisy's lost…
WE LOST A MIN PIN/CHIHUAHUA
FROM 10584 PUTNEY ROAD AT MANNING AVE
FRIENDLY BUT TIMID, CALL HIM LITTLE BOY OR TINY DUMBY AS HE IS VERY…
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On February 12, 2015, the City of Los Angeles for the first time publicly issued a proposed interim control ordinance, prohibiting the issuance of building permits for home construction in our area for up to two years if certain restrictions are not followed. These restrictions include removing the 20% bonus density so that homeowners will only be able to build up to 50% of their lot size, as well as counting mandatory covered parking, detached accessory buildings, porches, patios, and…
Nordstrom announced yesterday that after 30 years in the area, they are leaving their anchor location at the West Side Pavillion…