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Why is there a helicopter above 42nd and 4th Ave this Sunday a.m.? Here's the number to find out.

Police are looking for a man with a gun at 10:25 a.m. I found out because I called: 213-485-2600. That's a number at the Los Angeles Polic…

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Who needs Trader Joe's? Fresh & Easy comes to Crenshaw*UPDATED Council appproves Fresh & Easy store

The Los Angeles City Council approved plans for a Fresh & Easy at the old Crenshaw Motors Ford at 52nd Street and South Crenshaw. But t…

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Rodeo Ralphs to be Redeveloped!

Plans are underway to redevelop the Ralphs shopping center on the southeast corner of Crenshaw and Rodeo.  Meeting TUESDAY, JUNE 22, 2…

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Andrew M. Manis: When Are WE Going to Get Over It?

This was in my inbox today - I had to repost it here... It is brillant! A White Professor at a GA University - For much of the last fort…

Started by Ernie Mixon

9 Oct 10, 2012
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Living In Leimert Park?

Hi Y'all, I know this is a general question, but what is living in Leimert really like? How is the crime rate? Are the neighbors friendly…

Started by Tiffany

7 Sep 13, 2012
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Five delicious alternatives to fast food in South Los Angeles

Here are five healthier places you should consider every time you eat out. Simply Wholesome 4508 W Slauson Ave Los Angeles, CA 323.294.214…

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2 Jul 18, 2012
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Facebook Page - Ernie Mixon

http://www.facebook.com/index.php?lh=fcfa5a96932b8c29707c655dc3cd3c94&;   This is my facebook link...   I am doing an extensive Black Hi…

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2 Nov 16, 2011
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Rodeo Ralphs to be Redeveloped!

Plans are underway to redevelop the Ralphs shopping center on the southeast corner of Crenshaw and Rodeo.  Meeting TUESDAY, JUNE 22, 2…

Started by enhager

6 Oct 14, 2011
Reply by SHIRION JOHNSON

Who needs Trader Joe's? Fresh & Easy comes to Crenshaw*UPDATED Council appproves Fresh & Easy store

The Los Angeles City Council approved plans for a Fresh & Easy at the old Crenshaw Motors Ford at 52nd Street and South Crenshaw. But t…

Started by enhager

17 Jul 31, 2011
Reply by shelly clark

An honest look at Skid Row and other Leimert Park blogs

I stumbled across an interesting blog recently - Scribe Skid Row - written by a Walter Melton. His bio begins: "I live in downtown Los Ang…

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2 May 11, 2011
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Why is there a helicopter above 42nd and 4th Ave this Sunday a.m.? Here's the number to find out.

Police are looking for a man with a gun at 10:25 a.m. I found out because I called: 213-485-2600. That's a number at the Los Angeles Polic…

Started by enhager

6 Feb 20, 2011
Reply by Stevie Mack

Transient housing on the agenda; Saturday Town hall at Crenshaw United Methodist

The proposed ordinance on transient housing and community care facilities will be the subject of a special town hall on Saturday, October…

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0 Sep 29, 2010

Notable filmmakers envision a new Santa Barbara Plaza: Film fest and community meeting on Marlton Square Sept. 14

First a vision of what could be on a 20 acre lot in the middle of South Los Angeles, brought to you by Ben Caldwaell, Julie Dash, Khary Jon…

Started by enhager

1 Sep 11, 2010
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Metro CEO Art Leahy, Metro Board Member Jackie Dupont-Walker, LeDaya Epps, U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez and James Martinez at the Crenshaw/Expo Yard. Photo Luis Inzunza/Metro.U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez yesterday visited the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project as part of a nationwide tour leading up to Labor Day, 2014. Perez…See More
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Garage Sale in Leimert Park...8/23

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Inglewood area Artists - Register for the Inglewood Open Studios ! Deadline 8/31

Register for the 8th Annual Inglewood Open Studios. Deadline is August 31, 2014. Register now...Don't miss the deadline!Event is weekend of November 8th and 9th.The event, hosted by Inglewood artists and nonprofit Inglewood Cultural Arts (ICA), will allow visitors to personally tour the studios of established and emerging artists working in drawing, painting, sculpture, mixed-media, photography, print making, installation, video and performance. A printed catalog will include an image and…See More
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Where Am I in Culver City? Game 80 Solution

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Periodically, I post a picture of something in Culver City that is 'hiding in plain sight.' Last week ago I asked: Do you know where in Culver City this doggie is?…

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Vox Lumiere–The Phantom of the Opera

An explosive mash-up of music, dance, technology and silent film that offers a fresh take on this timeless tale. Original songs and powerful live performances blend with the 1925 silent film to create a show-stopping-spectacle that brings the Lon Chaney classic to three-dimensional, high-decibel life. Singers, dancers and musicians give voice to the silent film projected behind them, playing off each other, the audience and the onscreen story to create a magical exchange.

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Spring Awakening

Deaf West Theatre, in association with The Forest of Arden, reinvents the multiple Tony Award-winning musical about lost innocence and the struggles of youth with an immersive production performed simultaneously in American Sign Language and spoken English. Based on Frank Wedekind’s controversial 1891 expressionist play of the same name and featuring an electrifying rock/pop score, Spring Awakening follows the lives of a group of adolescents as they navigate their entry into…

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alling all poets, vocalist, musicians, comedians, dancers and most important an audience the people who enjoy these artforms. Tonight THURSDAY NIGHT VIBES

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Calling all poets, vocalist, musicians, comedians, dancers and most important an audience the people who enjoy these artforms. Tonight THURSDAY NIGHT VIBES (open mic) will be headed to the ethers tonight. Come thru and…

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Crenshaw/LAX - Malai Hair Store

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"Look what it's come to," says Bing Bing. "I have to walk 33 miles to get people's attention." Local artist Bing Bing has officially announced that he will be walking 33 miles from the mountains in Altadena, Ca to the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, Ca for #empowerment. The kid wants people to recognize the power that you have within yourself as an individual and to use that power for the betterment of yourself, your…See More
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