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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
"Where live Jazz lives" -
July; 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd 7:30-10PM …
As part of the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project, Metro is completely rebuilding the curb, gutter and sidewalk on Crenshaw Boulevard between 52nd and 54th streets beginning Monday, June 27, with work through Monday, July 18.
Work has been scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday to Friday for the next three weeks.
Once complete, the streetscape will include new median landscaping, trees,…Continue
" Michael Session, Michael Session... Michael Session Sextet, Michael Session's BOY!!! " - O-…
Sometime ago, I voiced my issues with cars left parked in front of my home and the lack of DOT's response. The current parking limit of 72 hrs. is outdated. Calls I make to report violation of this law goes unheeded. Case in point, called Thursday, May 26 to report a car parked on Tuesday, May 24; of course, they sent no one out and the car is still parked there. I am fed up with our neighborhoods being cluttered with cars. As a tax paying citizen, I expect to get the same response as…Continue
Statement from Press Secretary Josh Earnest:
The President was briefed this morning by Lisa Monaco, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, on the tragic shooting in Orlando, Florida. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of the victims. The President asked to receive…
Alexander's debut tell all What The Devil Meant for Bad, God Used for My Good, gives insight into her amazing story of personal tragedies and ultimate triumphs from a child to an adult. This transparent work leaves no room for questions. Within each chapter she shares how her faith empowered her to overcome life's…
Many remember scoring that goal or winning a race fondly from childhood. But growing up doesn’t have to mean the end of team sports! Two swimmers, Rossella Pescatori and Chris Wall, have kept competing as adults, which helps them both remember how they fell in love with the water in the first place.
Sister Batten Productions
Bring this powerful film to your church or organization.
Walking In The Spirit
FILM SYNOPSIS: Paula, a young adult away from home for the first time as a freshmen in college is placed in an uncompromising position that will challenge her faith, morals and…
Are you suffering from mild to severe allergies? Are these causing a lot of symptoms that are severely affecting your life quality, as you become extremely tired and weak in the bad allergy days? Have you tried all sorts of products available in pharmacies, but you haven’t had good results so far? The allergies are resulted from the fact that your body is misinterpreting a harmless substance. Even though there are plenty of allergy drugs in pharmacies, you should avoid them, mainly because…
Los Angeles hip hop dance company, Antics, is performing an new full length hip-hop dance performance on July 8 and 9 at the Ivy Substation in Media Park in downtown Culver City. A collaboration with spoken word artist, Mark…
The Culver City Exchange Club’s 2016 fireworks show is being held at West Los Angeles College (at 9000 Overland Avenue) this July 4. Gates open at 4:00 pm and fireworks begin at dusk.
Suggested donation: Walk-ins - $5 per person over the age of 6. Parking is $10. The suggested donation for a carload of 4 or more guests is $30.00. That…
Los Angeles hip hop dance company, Antics, is performing an new full length hip-hop dance performance on July 8 and 9 at the Ivy Substation in Media Park in downtown Culver City. A collaboration with spoken word artist, Mark Gonzales, Sneaker Suites delves into the diverse and personal…
Hundreds of attendees turned out for Kappa Delta Sigmas' 6th Annual Honor Our Father Awards Brunch, as keynote speaker Dr. Chris L. Hickey Sr. shared enlightening stories from his book Admired Man Why? The Making of an Admired Man.
Happy Sunday & Happy Father's Day!
To all the amazing men out here that recognize the importance of investing time and energy in their children and those in his sphere of influence. We wish you a day filled with recognition and honor.
Thank you for all you do. Always know...your…
Statement from Press Secretary Josh Earnest:
The President was briefed this morning by Lisa Monaco, Assistant to the President for Homeland Security and Counterterrorism, on the tragic shooting in Orlando, Florida. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of the victims. The President asked to…