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Crenshaw/LAX construction update includes flurry of activities

Construction of the Crenshaw/LAX Line entered February with a flurry of activities involving tree removal, closure of a parking lot, soil boring, vibration testing, utility relocation, concrete recycling and more excavation at a variety of locations.

Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) is now in the process of clearing away trees previously identified and…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on February 20, 2015 at 11:05pm — No Comments

BBQ on 9th Ave.--Meet GRACE YOO the CD10 Candidate!!!

Added by Heather Lee Presha on February 14, 2015 at 7:41am — No Comments

Young Voices at CAAM--High School Symposium: Vote for your life!

100 high school students will spend the day at CAAM- touring the exhibits, making connections and discussing how the power to vote is integral to the maintenance of our civil liberties. For more information contact ewoodson@caamuseum.org.

Added by Terri Dixon on February 13, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments

Officials visit new Business Solution Center for merchants impacted by Crenshaw/LAX Line construction

Los Angeles, Monday, Feb. 9, 2015.-Los Angeles Mayor and Metro Board Chair Eric Garcetti, along with Metro Board members Los Angeles County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas and Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts today toured Metro’s recently opened Business Solution Center to help businesses impacted by…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on February 11, 2015 at 12:26pm — 2 Comments

Affordable Dance Classes for the Youth in Leimert Park!

Ms. Genell can keep those kids ACTIVE and ENGAGED!!! Give her a call for all the details: 818.445.6321…

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Added by Heather Lee Presha on February 7, 2015 at 1:34pm — No Comments

Swimming Improves Heart Health: Exercise For Any Age

Lewis Carter, 77, (right) and Jerome Smith, 71, (left) discovered a passion that boosted their health.

When Jerome Smith, 71, was in college, he admired the guys on the swim team.

 “They seemed to be the happiest and healthiest guys on campus,” he said. The team at his small college had a…

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Added by Elizabeth Artley on February 6, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments

The Dubber - Cleaning Up The Dirty South

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Colored People® Network Presents: The Dubber

In the tradition of the…

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Added by ColoredPeople.net on January 26, 2015 at 12:33pm — No Comments

From a kitchen table in Leimert Park - There's a lot going on (with or without you)



Find more photos like this on University Park Family

Today is the Empowerment Congress. Wait - don't tune out yet. 

Thousands of people from our area attend to learn about how Los Angeles runs - AND WHO RUNS LOS ANGELES. 

What I'm trying to say is that this is a special opportunity to get to…

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Added by enhager on January 17, 2015 at 1:00am — 2 Comments

Clean up Leimert Park...

I hope you'll join me there!…

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Added by Heather Lee Presha on January 15, 2015 at 1:10pm — 1 Comment

ThaWilsonBlock Magazine Issue23 "Meet Mya Vat"

Added by Pasadena Music Scene on January 15, 2015 at 12:24pm — No Comments

Decking for future Crenshaw/Expo Station completed and Crenshaw Boulevard is open in both directions

Traffic on Crenshaw and Exposition boulevards returned to normal this past weekend after Metro on Saturday completed the decking operation for the future Crenshaw/Expo underground station for the Crenshaw/LAX Line light rail project.

Two lanes of traffic are open in both directions on Crenshaw and on…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on January 12, 2015 at 2:01pm — No Comments

Eat Shop Play Crenshaw: Eso Won Books



Construction continues along Crenshaw Boulevard for the Crenshaw/LAX Line, which means fencing, detours and other activity that may make the neighborhood bit difficult to navigate. However, the businesses located there are absolutely open during construction and worth visiting. Plus, supporting local Crenshaw businesses will give you a chance to win some cash!

Some…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on January 9, 2015 at 2:22pm — 2 Comments

Start a new career as a Teacher – Apply Today

Start a new career as a Teacher – Apply Today

Happy New Year! Are you looking for a new career? I am currently recruiting to fill 50 teacher positions in Los Angeles – No Experience needed!  Follow the link to attend an upcoming Information Session to learn more details on how you can start making an immediate difference in your community.  

-          Receive $35,000 (up to) living stipend (first year)

-          Teacher…

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Added by LaMar S. Brown on January 2, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments

Eat Shop Play Crenshaw: Post & Beam

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Construction continues along Crenshaw Boulevard for the Crenshaw/LAX Line, which means fencing, detours and other activity that may make Crenshaw north of Stocker Street a bit difficult to navigate. However, the businesses located there are absolutely open during construction and worth visiting.

Some of the businesses in the area have been around for quite some…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on December 29, 2014 at 10:20am — 1 Comment

World-Wide Premiere of DangerMan's Film

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This is the World-Wide Premiere of DangerMan's Award Winning Short Film

DangerMan "Girls Aren't For Sale"

DangerMan, The Urban Super Hero goes against the City of L.A'.s, number one villain, Ian Crackberry. Who is trafficking kidnapped women to over seas buyers. And DangerMan has 72 hours to find…
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Added by DangerMan Urbansuperhero on December 23, 2014 at 7:30pm — 1 Comment

Kwanzaa Festival and Candle Lighting Ceremony (Dec. 27th)

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The Kwanzaa Heritage Festival and Block Parade.  A unique African American Cultural. Noon time Candle Lighting Ceremony, live music, community dancing, authentic crafts, continuous drum circle, exotic foods,  special children’s village and health…

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Added by Heather Lee Presha on December 22, 2014 at 6:00pm — 1 Comment

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Crenshaw/LAX construction update includes flurry of activities

Construction of the Crenshaw/LAX Line entered February with a flurry of activities involving tree removal, closure of a parking lot, soil boring, vibration testing, utility relocation, concrete recycling and more excavation at a variety of locations.Walsh/Shea Corridor Constructors (WSCC) is now in the process of clearing away trees previously identified and approved for removal on Crenshaw Boulevard between 48th and 59th streets. This activity will continue for two more weeks from 7 a.m. to 3…See More
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