About LeimertParkBeat.com

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LeimertParkBeat.com was created by enhager (Eddie North-Hager), a resident of Leimert Park. Please contact me for any additional questions at enhager@yahoo.com.

How It Works

The Concept

Every community deserves a voice.


LeimertParkBeat.com is not a blog, because it takes more than one person to cover a neighborhood. LeimbertParkBeat.com is not a newspaper, it is where you find out what's new. And it's not Facebook, because the most important topic isn't yourself but your neighborhood.

With LeimertParkBeat.com, residents, business people and others who care about their neighborhood have the ability to decide what's the news. LeimertParkBeat.com is centered on the Soul of Los Angeles in Los Angeles, African American cultural center of the city.

Post info about the Leimert Park Art Walk, rave about your favorite dish at Ackee Bamboo and share video of the Kingdom Day MLK parade. Spend your time and money where it makes the biggest impact – your neighborhood.


While you share, educate and inform, you also learn: The Magic Johnson Theater is planned to re-open in May; The Crenshaw Farmers Market is the place to be every Saturday morning; and you discover any number of other notable eccentricities that make the place where you live lovable and unique.


The process creates informed citizens, which is one step closer to active citizens.

These diverse voices have at least one thing in common - they care about their community. They care about Leimert Park. By forming a cooperative, our united voice is more accurate, more current and more representative than the individual.

That's the power of community. That's the power of .com unity.

Welcome to LeimertParkBeat.com. Welcome to Leimert Park.


Benefits of Membership

By joining LeimertParkBeat.com, you are saying you are proud of this community. By becoming a member of LeimertParkBeat.com, you create a profile page where you can tell the community about you and the things you do. You can post events, blog posts, videos and photos that the community find useful. Many will be featured on the front page of LeimertParkBeat.com.

While you share the news with thousands, you can also invite like-minded citizens and residents to show their support for our community.

The goal of the people who join LeimertParkBeat.com is to start a conversation, create an online community, that will benefit the offline community of Leimert Park. If that works out, everyone will benefit.

 

Leimert Park Beat is the news and social network for Leimert Park and the surrounding neighborhoods. Stay informed. Join now!

 

• Got news you think everyone should know? Blog it.

• Have a show or attending a benefit? Put it on the calendar.
• Video of the big game? Embed it.
• Photos of your business or the school play? Upload them.

WHAT STORIES WOULD YOU SUGGEST? Let me know.

With your help, LeimertParkBeat.com raised money to hire reporters, graphic artists and community members to cover our area.
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Latest Activity

DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post “BRONZEVILLE, LITTLE TOKYO” Sat. & Sun., Apr. 29th-30th incl. The Bronzeville Union performin' live (free)
"FYI: Additional Event Listin'z -  University Park Family - http://www.universityparkfamily.com/profiles/blogs/sunday-apr-30th-... - DojO- koolee LA weakly - (Sun.…"
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post International Jazz Day Festival - A Free Concert in Vision Theatre parking lot, April 30th, 1-5PM
"Update: "Derf Reklaw quintet Sunday to conclude the month of Jazz performance of BMPAC series. (IJDF) Time change now is 1:45, a shorter set & free. May 6th Garden Day at Community Build in Leimert Park. Percussion duo.3 sets outside in…"
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Carol Eisner commented on Carol Eisner's event Homelessness Forum
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Homelessness Forum at Downtown Central Los Angeles Public Library

May 6, 2017 from 10am to 1pm
The League of Women Voters of Los Angeles Presents A Dynamic Discussion About the State of Homelessness in Los Angeles, moderated by KPCC's Rina Palta. Keynote Speech by Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson. Panelists include Tanya Tull, Founder,…See More
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van Young's 2 events were featured
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Lena Hobson's event was featured
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Leimert Park Garden Tour, May 6, 2017! at Leimert Park Village and throughout the Leimert Park community

May 6, 2017 from 10am to 4pm
On behalf of the Leimert Park Garden Tour Committee, I am thrilled to announce a wonderful biennial event coming to Leimert Park on Saturday, May 6th! In partnership with our non-profit fiscal sponsor, the Los Angeles Community Garden Council, we…See More
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DojO-'s 3 blog posts were featured
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Profile IconCorey Cook, jill carter and Vivian joined Leimert Park Beat
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