Ashley Alvarado
  • Whittier, CA
  • United States
  • Hooked on a Feeling
Share on Facebook
Share
  • Blog Posts (8)
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos

Ashley Alvarado's Friends

  • Heather Lee Presha

Gifts Received

Gift

Ashley Alvarado has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

Ashley Alvarado's Page

Profile Information

So what brings you to Leimert Park Beat? Tell us a little bit about yourself.
I'm the public engagement editor for 89.3 KPCC, Southern California Public Radio. And I'm always interested in learning more about different neighborhoods.
Who referred you?
Eddie North-Hager
Good times at:
USC
My other Website:
http://kpcc.org
Last song I heard or I sang:
Hooked on a Feeling
Profession:
Journalist
My Leimert Park Secret:
I wrote a story about Leimert Park for LA Mag.
Hometown:
Eugene, Oregon

Ashley Alvarado's Blog

Leimert Park: Do you have a story for KPCC's First Person?

Posted on February 21, 2014 at 1:00pm 3 Comments

What does it take to lead a healthy life? How do we build a healthy community? We know we need good clinics and hospitals staffed by skilled professionals to keep us healthy and and treat us when we're not. But it takes a lot more than that. A healthy community has good schools, plentiful park space, healthy food options, minimal pollution, few or no gangs.

Sharing experiences is one way to build a healthier community. First Person is…

Continue

SCOTUS dismisses Prop 8; California can resume same-sex marriages. KPCC asks: How does decision affect you?

Posted on June 26, 2013 at 8:47am 0 Comments

The Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down the Defense of Marriage Act as unconstitutional and dismissed Prop 8 on standing, meaning same-sex marriages can resume in California.

How do these decisions affect you? Are you planning to get married?

KPCC would like to hear from people whose lives are affected by this.

By sharing your story, you help us to follow this issue in a…

Continue

KPCC: South Los Angeles city council candidates work to mobilize voters for May runoff election

Posted on April 9, 2013 at 9:22am 0 Comments

There’s been considerable civic angst about the low voter turnout in L.A.’s March 5 primary, which was just 20 percent. In some parts of the city, such as Council District 9 in South L.A., it was even lower. 

Only 15 percent of the district’s registered voters came out for the primary, so both campaigns are mobilizing to get a bigger turnout for the May 21 runoff. Each is taking a different approach. In the case of Ana Cubas, campaign…

Continue

KPCC highlights Leimert Park's important place in LA's music and cultural history (Map)

Posted on March 29, 2013 at 9:11am 1 Comment

Millions of people live in the city, occupying diverse neighborhoods like Little Tokyo, Echo Park and Glassell Park. But how much of the city do you really know? In Take Two's series, Neighborhoods, reporter Tess Vigeland takes us to Leimert Park in South Los Angeles. 

Click here to see and hear the story: …

Continue

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Leimert Park Beat to add comments!

Join Leimert Park Beat

At 1:48pm on January 4, 2013, Heather Lee Presha said…

Hi Ashley...

Glad to see you joined LPB and taking notice of our wonderful community.  Please let me know if you ever want to know more about what's the latest with the real estate market here in Leimert. I'm always happy to help!

HP

 
 
 

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.
Read the stories - Urban Economy 411, Redevelopment Hell and One of these don't belong.

Latest Activity

DojO- posted an event
Thumbnail

PHYLLIS BATTLE "National Woman's Herstory Month" • DwighTrible Presents @ STAGE Fri., Mar. 2nd 9PM ~ at The 'new' World STAGE "BEST South L.A. Jazz Club" - LAWeekly

March 2, 2018 from 9pm to 11:30pm
Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director, The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery non profit 501 (c)(3)      E…See More
5 hours ago
DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post GEORGE BOHANON "...the Living Jazz Legacy" Special To: STAGE • DwighTrible Presents: "Winter Jazz Concert Series +" Sat., Feb. 24th 9PM ~ [African American History Month] (update*) ¡ToNite!
"all about Jazz near you/LA - We inform fans and alert them to local shows. And while we're at it, we improve audience attendance and build active communities worldwide. FEB24Sat GEORGE BOHANON • DwighTrible Presents* (update*) The…"
20 hours ago
DojO- updated an event
Thumbnail

The 'new' World STAGE · DwighTrible Presents: 2018 New Year "Winter Jazz Concert Series +" [Upcomin': GEORGE BOHANON / ?] (updates*) at The 'new' World STAGE "BEST South L.A. Jazz Club" - LAWeekly

January 26, 2018 at 9pm to February 28, 2018 at 11:30pm
Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director Art, Education & Performance Gallery non profit 501 (c)(3)  pic by …See More
20 hours ago
Institute of Musical Arts posted an event
Thumbnail

“Why We Tell Stories” by Women’s Voices at Institute of Musical Arts

March 17, 2018 from 2pm to 4pm
On Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., the Institute of Musical Arts welcomes back the tenth installment of our WOMEN’S VOICES Storytelling Concert Series, with their performance, “Why We Tell Stories”.As our Women’s Voices storytellers gather…See More
yesterday
Stevie Mack posted a blog post
yesterday
Stevie Mack posted an event
Thumbnail

The Stevie Mack Show - February 2018 at KAOS Network

February 25, 2018 from 6pm to 8pm
yesterday
DojO-'s blog post was featured

ERIC REED Quartet DwighTrible Presents: Special To: STAGE Fri., Feb. 23rd 9PM ~ [African American History Month]

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director, The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery "Winter Jazz Concert Series +"   Includin' MC Jeffrey-rey, Jazz…See More
Friday
Diane is now a member of Leimert Park Beat
Friday

© 2018   Created by enhager.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service