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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
November 2015 Construction Summary
November is full of construction activities along the 8.5-mile Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project and preparation work has begun for the last excavation on the light-rail project on Crenshaw Boulevard between 59th and 67th streets.
Decking and excavation of the cut-and-cover segment will require a full street closure of Crenshaw Boulevard for approximately 40 days. Metro will provide the closure date…
More than 200 entries have been received since Metro announced the tunnel boring machine naming contest in June, and now we’re down to just 10 finalists. Which name will end up on the side of the TBM that will be digging the Crenshaw/LAX tunnels? That’s up to you!
The public is invited to help select the winners of a contest to choose a name and art work for the tunnel boring machine (TBM) that will soon begin digging twin tunnels for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project.
More than 200 entries have been received since Metro announced the tunnel boring machine naming contest in June, and now we’re down to just 10 finalists. Which name will end up on the side of the TBM that will be digging the Crenshaw/LAX tunnels? That’s up to you! The public is invited to help select the…Continue
BY JOSEPH LEMON
Metro’s Business Interruption Fund was started to assist small businesses that may be impacted by construction of Metro’s Crenshaw/LAX line, the Little Tokyo area along the Regional Connector and Phase I of the Purple Line Extension.
More than $1 million in grants have been awarded since the first checks were distributed to qualifying merchants in April. The fund aims to provide assistance so that affected businesses can…
Councilmember Curren D. Price, Jr.
LAFD Fire Chief Ralph M. Terrazas and
USC President C. L. Max Nikias
invite you to
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La Gran Celebración de
DEL DEPARTAMENTO DE BOMBEROS DE LOS ANGELES
Sábado, 10 de Octubre del 2015
11:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Estación de Bomberos 15
On behalf of the University of Southern California’s (USC) Good Neighbor Campaign and Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles’ Injury Prevention Program, the Safe Streets Program is excited to offer your students the opportunity to make a difference in the community! The Safe Streets Program wants to empower the students of the USC Family of Schools and help them become a driving force in the community.
The Safe Streets Mini-Grants contest is offered exclusively to schools in the USC…
Come for a breakfast snack by 9 a.m. Clean up Western Avenue with partners from all over the neighborhood. Stay for lunch! From Expo to King.
Meet in MLK Park by the picnic tables.
Bring gloves, hat and sunscreen.
What street would you recommend needs a little freshening up?…
Early in “Straight White Men,” the very entertaining new play written and directed by Young Jean Lee at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Culver City, the play’s titular siblings chance upon the home-made board game their mother had made them play when they were children, called…
When I started this site in 2011, I envisioned a place where the Culver City community could record, share and appreciate the things that make their city great.…
Winn a FREE pair of handcrafted wooden sunglasses from Maverick Eyewear!
It's easy and quick to enter! Just visit our Facebook page for details: …
Something for everyone. Wide variety of items. Large, medium and small. Every item meticulously cleaned or laundered and ready to use or wear. All items had been well maintained and remain in excellent condition. User manuals and batteries included for items that require them.
Examples Of Some of the Items Available:
Large: Frigidaire 20.5 cu. Refrigerator, White Computer Desk, Black Electronics Stand, Black Leather Couch, White Bookshelf,…
Invites Community to Focus on Future of Culver City
Meghan Sahli-Wells will kick-off her re-election campaign for Culver City Council on Saturday, December 5, 2-4pm, at the home of Bonnie and Matt Seeberger: 10714 Hepburn Circle, in Culver City’s Studio Estates neighborhood. Sahli-Wells welcomes all who are interested to attend the event, find out more about her campaign, her past service, and her vision for the future of Culver City. She is…
After delicious holiday baking, my second favorite part of the Holidays is seeing how everyone decorates! This season, in honor of sparkling lights everywhere, my company is giving away $1,000 in prizes to homeowners who go the extra mile including a $500 cash payout for first place!
You can enter for free on our website, link below, or contact me anytime with questions. …
Billionaire David Geffen is giving UCLA more money - $100 million more - to build a private school in Westwood that will serve children of UCLA faculty and staff as well as children from the wider Los Angeles area.
The reported goal is an economically and ethnically diverse student body reflecting…