Join us in Center Court for an unforgettable performance by jazz vocalist: Jeff Robinson As the lead singer of Loose Ends, Jeff exploded on the Jazz scene in London, playing the famous Jazz Café. Ori…0 Comments 0 Promotions
Annual Free Music Festival in West Adams on 7th avenue!! The West Adams Avenues has been offering a fun and free Outreach to the Mid City and beyond community, we put out a stage and invite the ci…0 Comments 1 Promotion
Empowerment Congress West Area Neighborhood Development Council (ECWA) presents its 2nd Annual Renters Workshop to empower our Communities' renters with important information on Rent Stabilization an…
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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
UPDATE: THIS WEEKEND’S CLOSURE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) will begin installing steel beams and locating utilities on Crenshaw Boulevard at Vernon Avenue for the next four consecutive…Continue
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.
Nearly $1 million in grants have been awarded since…Continue
REBUILD CRENSHAW ARTS COMMITTEE
Southern Girl Desserts co-founders Catarah Hampshire and Shoneji Robison. (Photo: Gary Leonard/Metro)
By Joseph Lemon
Metro’s Business Interruption Fund was started to assist small businesses that may be impacted by…Continue
Associate director Tamica Miller with co-founders Erwin and Lula Washington. (Photo: Gary Leonard/Metro)
Metro’s Business Interruption Fund was started to assist small businesses that may be impacted by construction of
We have started a website to make parking easier and also have people make money from their home or office parking spots in the Los Angeles area. You can search for available temporary private parking spots by simply typing in your destination address.
If you want to rent out your office or home parking spots (driveway), just list the spot on the website. You can rent out parking spots for any length of time, ranging from a few hours to days or weeks. Very convenient on…
Jason May and Melanie Webber, two local triathletes, have excelled in competition and both started out in the pool. One has reached the elite level and the other is a novice swimmer, but they both enjoy the sport and the time they spend swimming laps.
Triathlon season is approaching! And they’re gearing up…
GOOD OL CHICAGO BLUES HERE I COME...
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Class time: 7pm til 9pm. 5 week session, Tuesdays & Thursdays (or as…
In 2007 it downgraded it's location from the Union Station look-alike building that currently houses Samy's Camera to the Art Deco building across the street, at the corner of Sepulveda and…
Ah yes ! 1951 ... I was going into 6th grade at Farragut Drive School ... after an awesome 5th grade experience with Mr.
Jim Mattheis ( it was his 1st year as a teacher). John Toren ended up being our 6th grade teacher.
I went to the 1st Fiesta La Ballona at Vet's Park with my Farragut Drive buddies: Steve Westerfield, Dennis Tiernan & Jack Williamson. There were the carnival rides - the booths - etc. And I recall the annual parades with the local…
Fiesta La Ballona -- a Party in the Park -- will be held this weekend, August 28, 29 & 30, in Veteran's Park in Culver City. With carnival rides, live music, games, a food court, and a beer and wine garden for the adults, there'll be good times for all.
Admission to the fiesta is…
Holy Cow isn’t part of a chain, but it doesn’t arise out of nowhere either. There is an additional Holy Cow…
Neighborhood Abandoned Cat Creamy that was rescued off the street is in a foster home with a kind neighbor and her 21 yr old female cat who is not accepting him at all. Creamy is looking for a quiet home and a patient owner who will just let him be himself. He is not a lap cat but…
3 months old kittens for adoption. Siblings. Would like to stay together as they are bonded. contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. Fully Vetted.
Not sure but I think it's a Jack/Parsons Russel poodle(?) mix