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Intersections South LA is moving

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South L.A. out in force for the 2016 Kingdom Day Parade

The South L.A. community gathered Monday to celebrate culture, heritage and civil rights during the 2016 Kingdom Day Parade.

Afterschool programs teach students tech as LAUSD restructures

Many groups are trying to increase the exposure to technology and its practical applications in daily life to students living in South Los Angeles.

Leimert Park Beat in the News

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
One Compton
Babe and Ricky's Inn
World Stage
Project Blowed
Najite and Olokun Prophecy
Vocalist Dwight Trible Los Angeles Jazz LA Jazz Society
Eso Won Books

Leimert Park Movie

Ernest Hardy
Leimert Park Book Fair
Crenshaw Chamber

Black Book Expo
Leimert Park Chargers
Mark Ridley-Thomas blog
LAPD Crime Map
Adopted by Aliens
West Adams Heritage Association

Los Angeles City Neighborhoods West Adams-Normandie

Neighborhood Council

Save Leimert

Coro

Metro
LA Observed
Los Anjealous
BakitWhy

The Eastsider
The Bus Bench

Sunny's Spot

 

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JUSTO ALMARIO Jazz Quintet · "Summer" Jazz Concert Series @ The 'new' World STAGE Fri., Jun. 30th 9PM

Posted by DojO- on June 20, 2017 at 8:00pm 0 Comments

 Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director "Summer" Jazz Concert Series ~

 Band Leader Justo Almario - saxophone

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  "I will be featuring music from my upcoming CD which includes original compositions which feature traditional Afro Colombian rhythms. two…
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The BOBBY WEST Trio @ The 'new' World STAGE Fri., Jun.16th 9PM [African-American Music Appreciation Month]

Posted by DojO- on June 16, 2017 at 8:21am 2 Comments

   Dwight Trible Presents "Spring into Summer" Concert Series

   Band Leader Bobby West - piano "Bobby 'best-in-the' West"  

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    Featuring: John B. Williams - bass & Jimmie…

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SPECIAL "Father's Day Concert" w/ Saxophonists M B Hanif & Ralph Gibson @ STAGE Sun., Jun. 18th 5PM

Posted by DojO- on June 16, 2017 at 10:46pm 2 Comments

 Tired of getting ties for Father's Day? (socks, underwear etc) Try "Saxophones for Father's Day"Tired of getting ties for Father's Day? Try these 'dad-themed' activities

  Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director "Spring into Summer" Concert Series - African-American Music Appreciation Month  No automatic alt text available.  MB Hanif    

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GEORGE BOHANON "Summer" Jazz Concert Series - DwighTrible Presents @ The 'new' World STAGE Sat., Jun. 24th 9PM "African-American Music Appreciation Month"

Posted by DojO- on June 23, 2017 at 1:27pm 1 Comment

Dwight Trible, Executive Director Presents:  Sprung into "Summer" Concert Series ~

  Prof. George Bohanon, Band Leader - trombonist "Seasoned 'Finger Lickin’ Good', '1st-call' studio-session musician" received "Most Valuable Player"  award by National Association of Recording Arts and Sciences '80

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The CONNIE HAN Trio feat. Edwin Livingston & Bill Wysaske Presented by Dwight Trible @ The 'new' World STAGE Sat., Jun.10th 9PM until 12midnight (all ages welcome/NO 2 drink min.)

Posted by DojO- on June 9, 2017 at 10:56pm 1 Comment

 At The 'new' STAGE a 501 (c) 3, non-profit in Leimert Park Village, "the heart of LA's African American cultural community." - L.A. Times  Image may contain: 1 person, indoor  Ms. Connie Han on…

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CHARLES OWENS @ The "new" World STAGE "Spring into Winter" Concert Series" [kick-off] Fri June 2nd 9PM-12Midnight + ¡special guest! Dwight Dickerson

Posted by DojO- on June 9, 2017 at 4:28pm 1 Comment

 Dwight Trible, Executive Director Presents: Charles Owens, Band Leader & woodwinds Feat. Bobby West - piano, James Leary - bass, Don Littleton - drums + verrry "Special Guest" Dwight Dickerson - piano ahso - 

  Expectin' classic Freddie Hubbard comps on the choppin'…

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JACKIE JACKSON & Her Royal Gents "Feminist Friday" @ Resident Fri., Jun. 16th 8PM

 Juke Joint is always free & always jamming w/ old school soul. Jackie Jackson leads her Royal Gents w some of the finest R&B 'n blues players in L.A.. "Yeah!" -  O-!

 Feminist Friday ft. Juke Joint w/ Jackie Jackson

LA Streetsblog - LA Mass Transit News

Metro Approves Multi-Modal Metric for Measure M Guidelines

Metro approved guidelines for Measure M spending. One key modification made to the guidelines was to used a metric that favors multi-modal transportation over one that is biased in favor of cars.

Can Transit Work Well in a Sprawling City Like Indianapolis?

Transit service in Indianapolis is scarce and very few people use the existing system. A key reason for these lackluster outcomes is the city's sprawling pattern of development.

London Mayor Sadiq Khan’s Transportation Vision: Add a Million People While Cutting Traffic By 3 Million Miles Each Day

London Mayor Sadiq Khan's transport strategy for the next 25 years lays out a vision for how his city, expected to add 1.5 million people by 2041 on top of its current 9 million residents, is planning to keep moving while reducing pollution and improving quality of life. The big idea: Cars are the problem, not the solution.

Today’s Headlines

Metro Board OKs Early Construction For Foothill Gold Line (The Source, Urbanize, KPCC) …Foothill Gold Line Construction $249M Short, Could Trim Project (SGV Tribune) Playa Del Rey Backlash Forces Threaten Lawsuit (LAT) LAT Editorial: Electric Buses Are Metro’s Future Metro To Start Charging At 3 Foothill Gold Line Stations (ABC7) Walk Eagle Rock Recaps Fletcher […]

Talking Headways Podcast: Zero Emissions Cities Are the Key

This week we’re joined by Patrick Oliva, co-founder of the Paris Process on Mobility and Climate, to talk about the decarbonization of transport. The conversation touches on the electrification of the transportation sector and what it means for climate change, the role cities need to play in the Paris process and what levels of government work best to address climate change, and what the focus should be for mayors in the coming decade.

Culver City Times

City Proclaims "Germany Kent Day" in Mississippi

At a homecoming celebration Tuesday, Mayor Errick D. Simmons read aloud a proclamation stating June 20, 2017 shall hereafter be known as "Germany Kent Day" in Greenville.…

BUSTER WILLIAMS 75th Birthday Tour Concert w/ "Something More" @ Nate Holder Performing Arts Ct. Sat., Jun. 24th 8PM

   Buster Williams - "George! Is that you George?! Is that U?!" (as told by) "GA" (special story, inside joke 'bout _?_) 

   JazzB Buster

 “Bassist Buster Williams is one of the key players in modern (J)azz with a rock-solid grounding in harmony, counterpoint and orchestration. Buster's musicianship is impeccable and his rhythmic…

14th Annual Georgia Sanchez - Gospel Workshop Concert @ L.A. Baha'i Ct. Sun., Jun. 25th 12-noon

   W/ Van Gilmer - Interested singing, &/or need mo info.? E-mail: Ms. Nadia - nadia@labahais.org

   

Rancho Park Online

"Suds" Tortoise type kitten needs Home please

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Found kitten in Laundry room that's why the name "Suds"

Lost Kitten Found in Laundry Room --

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*Litterbox Trained

Five to six weeks old Female Tortoise (because her backside markings are dark).
Fits in the palm of your hand.…

 
 
 

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"Weekly Best Bet For Live Jazz In L.A. & Across SoCal "Rare & extraordinaire, keepz the music live" -  O-!  Prof. George Bohanon, Educator, Mentor, Philanthropist Co-Founder of The Cultural Link Preeminent…"
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"TONIGHT!  "Virtuosity, creme de la creme" -  O-!  Sat. June 24 – Motown/Tapscott trombonist George Bohanon leads a topflight quartet with pianist Theo Saunders, bassist Jeff Littleton and drummer…"
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Hepburn Ave 2-blocks Garage Sale at Hepburn Ave between MLK Blvd & Coliseum

June 24, 2017 from 7am to 1pm
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Aeros Memorial Jam @ William Grant Still Arts Ct. Sat., Jun. 24th 3-5PM

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"All That Jazz closing reception artist talk - BCE  "✔ it out" @ The Creative House Sat., Jun. 24th 1-4PM (free) Dale Davis, Charles Dickson, Rob McMillon, & Sam Pace embody this genre that has come to be called…"
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"L00K!-ee  X-Motown trombonist +++ @ STAGE This come'n WeekEnd Sat., Jun. 24th 9PM "Hot lik da' weather 'n cool on a SouLA eve. ..." -  O-!"
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San Pedro News Pilot

San Pedro Prep Sports 2016-2017 Final Year In Review

San Pedro News Pilot 2016-2017 Prep Sports Player/Athletes Of The Year
Football: Nick Ford & Raymond Geha (San…

Silver Lake Star

Tiao Properties: FREE HOME SELLER SEMINAR and OPEN HOUSE

Walk through a home that has just been listed. Owned and shown by Realtors, the Tiaos will be sharing all their inside secrets for how to prep a house for sale -- where to spend and where not to spend your time, money and energy. Refreshments for all…

Author Don Simkovich Reading L A Detective Novels

L A County Store to host reading

Don Simkovich, President of Los Feliz Business Networking Parnters and Brand Journalist is reading excerpts from his Tom Stone detective novels. His mysteries take place in Los Angeles. Reading to finish by 6pm. Stay…

Los Feliz Estate Sale for Hollywood Actress

Silver Lake's own MUSH chosen to host living estate sale for actress Roma Maffia this weekend.…

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