January 2008 Blog Posts (6)

Leimert Park lives on the Web

Leimert Park Beat started less than a year ago but I come across interesting and sometimes crazy articles about our home all the time. So I'm gonna share some of them, even if they're old.…



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Added by enhager on January 24, 2008 at 5:20pm — No Comments

Huck's Free PassWhy are the media ignoring Mike Huckabee's remarks about the Confederate flag?

An interesting article about presidential politics and the press

Added by enhager on January 21, 2008 at 3:12pm — 2 Comments

King Day Celebration at Exposition Park

Celebrate Martin Luther King's birthday Sunday at CAAM, which has a special

historical photo exhibit, "King in Los Angeles" and film screenings of his speeches.



There will also be… Continue

Added by enhager on January 16, 2008 at 1:43pm — No Comments

Our own heavyweight championship of the WORLD!

For Leimert Park, and one-third of Los Angeles County, Mark Ridley-Thomas vs. Bernard Parks, is just as important as Barack and Hillary.





Yvonne Brathwaite-Burke has been a supervisor for nearly 16 years - once you're in you're in for life. I'd like to list her accomplishments but… Continue

Added by enhager on January 11, 2008 at 2:51pm — No Comments

Crime: Up in the county, down in the city and WAY UP at my house



My head spins as Chief Bratton and Sheriff Baca argue about why people commit crimes. The number of murders is at historic lows in the city while violent crime is up in the county.

"Our economy is driving the property crimes -- burglary and larceny," the sheriff said in the LA Times. "In some communities, with high unemployment,… Continue

Added by enhager on January 4, 2008 at 5:32pm — No Comments

It Starts Somewhere

With this new year I am blessed to have been invited to start JRC. It is a huge! This organization will be changing history.

The board is FANTASTIC!

So keep your eyes open for JRC!

Have a great night!

Added by Jordan Rustin Coalition on January 2, 2008 at 5:01pm — 1 Comment

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