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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…

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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…

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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
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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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17 Jul 31, 2011
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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…

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1 Sep 11, 2010
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South L.A. Wins!

South LA Neighborhood Selected as the 2015 Emergency Plan / Full Scale Exercise Recipient!March 23, 2015EMD is excited to announce that the United Neighborhoods Neighborhood Council (UNNC) has been selected as the partner NC for our 2015 program.  Together, we will develop a 5 Steps to Neighborhood Preparedness Emergency Plan for their area and conduct a full scale neighborhood exercise to test that plan!  Stay tuned for details and congratulations to the UNNC! …See More
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DINING WITH THE ANCESTORS, WHEN HEROES COME TO DINNER - BOOK BY DR. ERIC J. CHAMBERS - (Illustration by Andre Harris)

MARCUS GARVEY & CEDRIC THE ENTERTAINER...   PAINTING CREATED FOR THE BOOK   DINING WITH THE ANCESTORS, WHEN HEROES COME TO DINNER.   BOOK BY DR. ERIC J. CHAMBERS Our own Andre Harris …See More
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Liemert Park ART Walk 2-22-2015 A JazzZone Musical Experience with Percussion Artist Thaddeus Afro Cuban Jazz Ensemble in front of the Vision Theater — with Thaddeus P. Gallizzi at Leimert Park, Los Angeles, California.

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Plant vegetables in your parkway! It's easy and legal - for details ...

In L.A., Now You Can Use City Land For A Free Vegetable Garden

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Instead of driving to the store to get quality produce, L.A. residents can now plant gardens sandwiched in between sidewalk concrete and asphalt.

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Cali-Fresh! The California Endowment Reporting on Health First 5 California

Mark Bittman Revels in California Produce

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The writer, a new resident of the Bay Area, takes a joyful look at the region’s fresh fruit and vegetables.

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Save paper - earn $10 from DWP.

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LADWP Offers $10 To Go Paperless For a limited time, LADWP is offering a $10 bill credit for new paperless billing customers. Customers who sign up for paperless billing through ladwp.com will receive a $10 credit on their next…

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At-Risk Fathers Investment Request for Information - First 5 LA

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Closing Date for Responses: April 1, 2015 by 5:00 p.m. PSTELIGIBLE APPLICANTS:This Request for Information (RFI) is opened to all agencies which pr...

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Sometimes it's easy to do a little extra - "no straw please!"

Cut Down on Plastic Pollution a Sip at a Time: 'No Straw, Please'

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Worried about that giant plastic patch the size of Alaska that's floating in the Pacific Ocean? Your beverage habits might well…

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A tribute show in Leimert Park Village for the original king of Rock n' Roll Johnny Otis

The New Johnny Otis All-Stars LIVE @ BMPAC 2015 Concert Series! (Sundays 3/29, 6/28, 9/27, & 12/27)

The New Johnny Otis All-Stars LIVE @ BMPAC 2015 Concert Series! (Sundays 3/29, 6/28, 9/27, & 12/27)

HEY! HEY! HEY! HEY! (as Johnny would say!) Come celebrate the life and legacy of the 'godfather of R&B' himself…

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Annual Fundraiser Douglas Micheal Fuller Foundation for Research for Neuroblastoma A Childhood Cancer at 120th and Crenshaw at Park and Ride lot Los Angeles,CA

May 16, 2015 from 8am to 5:30pm
 This our annual trip to Viejas Casino and Outlets. Please join us for a little trip to Viejas..gamble and shop til you drop to benefit Childhood Cancer Research!! The trip takes off from the Park and Ride at 120th and Crenshaw Blvd (west side of the street) at 8 AM on May 16th and returns at 5:30 PM. the cost is small at $21.00 per person but the benefit is tax deductible and a great support to an important program!!  Further information is available from Raquel Fuller-Green at 323 755-2315.…See More
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Free Live! Music at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Mall

March 27, 2015 from 5pm to 6pm
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Shoes for the Homeless 3rd annual charity benefit

Shoes for the Homeless, Inc., a Culver City based nonprofit, is holding its 3rd annual benefit on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at the Wende Museum located at 5741 Buckingham Parkway in Culver City. We are honoring Justin Jampol, founder of the Wende Museum.…





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Go Metro to the “Eat, Shop, Play Fest” in Leimert Park on Saturday, March 21

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Metro is inviting the public to spend a Saturday in the park -- Leimert Park -- March 21, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., to enjoy live music, delicious food and fun a…

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Go Metro to the “Eat, Shop, Play Fest” in Leimert Park on Saturday, March 21

Metro is inviting the public to spend a Saturday in the park -- Leimert Park -- March 21, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., to enjoy live music, delicious food and fun activities at the Eat, Shop, Play community festival in Leimert Park Village. Not only will it be fun, it will be an opportunity to support local businesses impacted by construction of the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project. At the festival, project-area merchants will display and sell their wares, making it easy for us to help others while…See More
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CANCELLED - "Tossed Salad" by Storyteller Katy Rydell and Musician Robert S. Hilton at Institute of Musical Arts

March 22, 2015 from 3pm to 5pm
This unique program of stories and music has been cancelled due to an injury to our featured storyteller. Katy has been a storyteller, writer, musician, and recording artist for over twenty-five years. She is author of a children's bedtime story called Wind Says Good Night. With folk musician Ross Altman, she is creator of Two for the Road, a CD of stories and songs. She has taught storytelling at universities, delighted audiences at festivals, performed at libraries, museums, and symphony…See More
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