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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

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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

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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

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CHARLES OWENS @ The "new" World STAGE "Spring into Winter" Concert Series" [kick-off] Fri June 2nd 9PM-12Midnight (updates*)

Posted by DojO- on May 27, 2017 at 4:06pm 0 Comments

 Dwight Trible, Executive Director Presents: Charles Owens, Band Leader & woodwinds Feat. Bobby West (T/U)* - piano, James Leary - bass, Don Littleton - drums + ¿Special Guest? & classic Freddy Hubbard, on the choppin' block, Maestro Owens, straight-up classic period. exclamation!…

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Enjoy the May 15th issue of South Bay Community News!

Posted by SPMG Media on May 19, 2017 at 7:45pm 0 Comments

Enjoy the recent issue of South Bay Community News!

Businesses, join us as we relaunch the print edition July 2018! Advertising and marketing (print/digital/social media marketing/included on our website, profile article on your business, upgrade size as available) for only $99 per month.

Email for full details! spmgmedia@gmail.com

Only 30 spots reserved at this…

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DWIGHT TRIBLE & Father AMDE of The Watts Prophets @ The 'new' World STAGE · Fri., Jun. 9th · 9 & 10:30PM

Posted by DojO- on May 21, 2017 at 6:00pm 0 Comments

 Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director of the STAGE & Father Amde, one of the founding fathers of the legendary Watts Prophets team-up. "...an unforgettable evening of music & poetry. Don't Miss This!" - DT

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  Father Amde - spoken word & Dwight Trible - vocal w/& feat. Derf Reklaw - flute & percussion, John Beasley - piano, John B. Williams - bass & Paul Lagaspi - drums…
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Benefit Concert for BOBBY MATOS' @ El Floridita Sunday, June 4th 4PM $10

Posted by DojO- on May 14, 2017 at 9:25pm 0 Comments

 "Music Friends and Associates, I hope you can attend the benefit concert for percussionist/bandleader (and one of my beloved artists), Bobby Matos to help with his medical expenses and to aid in his healing process," - Barbara Collin 

 

  feat. Changui Majodero, Bobby Rodriguez Latin All-Stars, José Rizo's…

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[Announcement] The 'new' World STAGE "Spring into Summer" ♪ Concert Schedule ♪ Presented by: Dwight Trible (updated 5/25)

Posted by DojO- on May 25, 2017 at 4:44pm 0 Comments

 Pre-view: From: the tablet of STAGE Executive Director, Dwight Trible  "on the road... promoting new recording... got a new tablet" - DT…Image may contain: text
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International Jazz Day Festival - A Free Concert in Vision Theatre parking lot, April 30th, 1-5PM

Posted by DojO- on April 25, 2017 at 5:10pm 2 Comments

   Percussionist Derf Reklaw band opens festival

  The Concert will be honoring many more Jazz Greats!  

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 "It's Almost here. CLOSING DAY for the INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY. TRIBUTE TO CELIA CRUZ, GLORIA ESTEFAN AND RICKY MARTIN. FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT. 3 PM. 4317 DEGNAN BLVD." - Victor…

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Enjoy the May 15th issue of South Bay Community News!

Enjoy the recent issue of South Bay Community News!

Businesses, join us as we relaunch the print edition July 2018! Advertising and marketing (print/digital/social media marketing/included on our website, profile article on your business, upgrade size as available) for only $99 per month.

Email for full details! spmgmedia@gmail.com

Only 30 spots reserved at this "Forever…

MIA DOI TODD & Special Guests @ Zebulon Thur., May 11th 8PM

 "Friends!!! After two years of planning and construction, Zebulon is open.  It is a cafe, bar, music venue, meeting place, nexus of creativity and community.  I'll be performing there as part of our opening celebration.  Please join us" - MDTImage may contain: 1 person, smiling, standing, meme and text

 DJs, live music, dancing, $10, 21+ · Doors open at 8pm · …

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Eyes On the Street: Painted Curb Extensions On Vermont Ave In Pico-Union

Earlier today Streetsblog spotted a few more painted curb extensions on Vermont Avenue in L.A.’s Pico-Union neighborhood. Thermoplastic-paint extensions are in place at the Vermont Avenue intersections with Pico, Venice, and Washington Boulevards. The one-mile stretch of Vermont from Pico to Adams Boulevard is on the list of the top 40 Vision Zero priority corridors identified in […]

Miami’s Future Should Be Transit and Walking, But the Mayor’s Focused on Robot Cars

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez is in charge of executing an ambitious transit expansion plan -- but lately, in a spectacular example of missing the point, he's been talking up autonomous cars as the ultimate transportation solution.

Today’s Headlines

Visualizing Metro Ridership Data 2009-2016 (Lisa Schweitzer) EYCEJ and Urban Health Strategies’ Recommendations for SE Cities’ Measure M Funding LAPD Tweet Blames Victims In Apparently Deliberate Car vs. Bike Killing (Attn:) …CiclaValley Asks Questions About the Killing More On Metro Killing the 710 Freeway Tunnel (KPCC, Curbed, LAT, SGV Tribune) Downtown Regional Connector Construction vs. Old Storm […]

Metro Board Votes to Kill 710 North Freeway Tunnel

This morning the Metro board of directors voted to approve a motion that effectively kills the $6 billion 710 North freeway tunnel project and redirects its funds to soundwalls, resurfacing, transit, signals, and bicycle and pedestrian improvements.

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry Just Unveiled Her Blueprint to Fast-Track People-Friendly Streets

Nashville is known as the home of the country music industry -- and a fast-growing region of car-centric sprawl. But local leaders realize they can't accommodate more growth with an outdated, cars-first approach, so Mayor Megan Barry released an action plan yesterday that lays out an ambitious agenda to improve conditions for walking, bicycling, and transit.

Culver City Times

ComeUnity Festival & Fandang Obon @ Westside Park Sun., Jun. 4th 1-5PM (free)

This event celebrates the long established relationship between people of Mexican, Japanese & African ancestry in LA.

Image may contain: 2 people, text  EVERYTHING IS FREE…

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[News Release] KAMAU DAÁOOD @ MCLM The Double M Jazz Salon Sun., July 9th 2PM

 (Culver City, CA ---) On Sunday, July 9th at 2 p.m., The Mayme A. Clayton Library &

Museum, located at 4130 Overland Avenue in Culver City, will present another of the late
Mimi Melnick's Double M Jazz Salons. The much-anticipated…

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TODAY - Ethio Cali @ LACMA Target Free Holiday Monday: Memorial Day ♪

  No automatic alt text available.  LACMA Mon., May 29th (2) sets 12:30-1:15 & 2:45-3:30pm "swing by 'n ✔ it-out, very Cali-casual" -  …Image result for ethio cali

Children's Book World Receives the WNBA 2017 Pannell Award!

Children's Book World is honored to be recognized by the WNBA for our commitment to raising curious and empathetic readers for 30 years. 

Here is the official press release:

WOMEN’S NATIONAL BOOK ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES THE

2017 WNBA PANNELL AWARD RECIPIENTS

 

The Women’s National Book Association is pleased to announce the 2017 WNBA…

 
 
 

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DojO- commented on DojO-'s event THE "new" World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ June 2017 ~
"Ethio Cali w/ "R-Own" Randal Fisher "The Sorcerer Apprentice" @ LACMA Target Free Holiday Monday: Memorial Day performances @ 12:30 and 2:45 pm. -  O-!"
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THE "new" World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ May 2017 ~ at The World Stage - Art, Education & Performance Gallery "The heart of L.A.'s African-American cultural community." - L.A. Times

May 27, 2017 at 11am to June 24, 2017 at 2pm
Spring into 1st day of Summer Wed., Jun. 21st. .The Jazz Workshop:  Billy…See More
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s event ROOTS 1ST Youth Music Program @ The "new" World STAGE Sundays 2-3:30pm May ["...hiatus..."]
"Teacher, artist, performer appreciation. Write-it, say it loud! State-it proud... -  O-! "Thank you My flute & drum teacher Derf Reklaw for other fun night.♡" (@ LACMA Fri nite Jazz w/ Dwight Trible) -…"
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s event ROOTS 1ST Youth Music Program @ The "new" World STAGE Sundays 2-3:30pm May ["...hiatus..."]
"He'z back - "Good morning everyone. Peace & Blessings. I'm back walking good... It will be a musical treat this evening w/ Dwight Trible @ LACMA 6PM. Free.Vocal master Dwight Trible w/ band of John Beasley, John…"
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The 'new' World STAGE "Spring into Summer" Concerts - Dwight Trible, Executive Director June '17 (last update 5/25) at The 'new' World STAGE

May 9, 2017 at 6pm to July 31, 2017 at 7pm
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s event ROOTS 1ST Youth Music Program @ The "new" World STAGE Sundays 2-3:30pm May ["...hiatus..."]
"Good progress report - "Yesterday I was able to walk without pain. It's been 3 weeks. I'm not going to rush things. heartfully thank you all." - Derf Reklaw"
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Band-Leader/woodwind Maestro Charles Owens in Concert @ The 'new' World STAGE

"Charles Owens, Director of The Luckman Jazz Orchestra @ LA Jazz Institute - Big Band Spectacular in The Westin L.A. Airport Ball Room Fri., May 26th  8-9PM $20 http://www.lajazzinstitute.org"
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Art Walk/ Hatian Festival at Leimert Park

May 28, 2017 from 1pm to 9pm
Come and enjoy art, music, culture, and family at the Leimert Park Artwalk. Enjoy poets of the spoken word combined with traditional artist and the Legendary Drum Circle every last Sunday of the month. It only gets bigger and better.See More
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San Pedro News Pilot

San Pedro High Softball 2017 Wins 17th CIF-LACS Championship

CARSON - No one could have imagined this.

On Friday, San Pedro High softball senior pitcher Cindy Robles got ill with a 102-degree fever.…

Mary Star's Ally Spillane Signs With Eastern University

For the fifth signing day ceremony during the 2016-2017 in San Pedro Prep Sports, welcome Mary Star High into the fold as senior girls volleyball outside hitter Ally Spillane would sign her national letter of intent to play collegiate volleyball at…

POLA No.1, San Pedro No.3 in 2017 CIF-LACS Softball Playoffs

And now... the real season begins.

For the first time ever, the Port Of Los Angeles and San Pedro High softball programs who have combined to win 19…

Silver Lake Star

HUMAN RIGHTS - Eyes on Chechnya: Solidarity March and Rally


Los Angeles - With the kidnapping, abuse, torture, and murder of gay men and trans women in the Russian republic of Chechnya, at the hands of their government, it is past time for our country to take a stand.
Show support and encourage local and federal government…

Silver Lake Dam Walk

Friends,

One short term improvement we can make to improve public access to the Silver Lake Reservoir is to open a path on top of the South Dam; an element in the original Silver Lake Reservoir Master Plan. The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has agreed to fund the improvement and now is your chance to weigh in on this…

Tracy Do: A SILVER LAKE CRAFTSMAN, READY FOR A NEW DAY

Spacious Craftsman home listing by Tracy Do 

863 Hyperion Ave 90029
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