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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Art Show to See this Saturday: Corey Helford Gallery's "2nd Annual Art Collector Starter Kit"

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The new show at Corey Helford Gallery features all new 12" x 12" works by 36 of artists on the gallery's roster of "New Contemporary" artists, including pieces by Sas Christian (see above), Carlos Ramos (see below), and Lola (see farther below. The show's opening celebration is this…

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alling all poets, vocalist, musicians, comedians, dancers and most important an audience the people who enjoy these artforms. Tonight THURSDAY NIGHT VIBES

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Calling all poets, vocalist, musicians, comedians, dancers and most important an audience the people who enjoy these artforms. Tonight THURSDAY NIGHT VIBES (open mic) will be headed to the ethers tonight. Come thru and…

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The Corner Flea Market

The Corner Flea Market is fundraiser to help support the children, teachers and staff at El Rincon Elementary School.  The flea market sell antiques, collectable items, hand-made items, items made through recycled goods, clothing, furniture, & more. No new resells. Currently, The Corner Flea Market is search for new vendors, too.



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"Kinfolk are Our Village" by Women's Voices

We are very pleased to announce the start of our 5th Storytelling Season with the return of our very own WOMEN'S VOICES in another fantastic show, titled "Kinfolk

are Our Village". Experience the rich heritage of the spoken word tradition with this ensemble group of storytellers who will present performances of original, personal stories they developed in their "Tell Me a Story" workshop.

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Author Talk: Nickie V. Smith

Come meet author Nickie Smith who will be discussing

her novel Sergeant Benjamin Premiers and Family.

Ms. Smith's crime thriller tells the story of Volette

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Flower Arrangement & Design Workshop

"A Bed of Roses" invites you to discover your inner artist during a two hour flower arrangement and design workshop. Assemble your own masterpiece with a variety of seasonal materials hand-picked from the downtown flower district by the studio's  owner, Manuela. Learn a new skill, pamper yourself with a glass of wine, and savor this sweet evening activity.  

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IndieCade: the International Festival for Independent Games

IndieCade is the largest independent video games festival in the world. Held in Downtown Culver City every October, we are excited to be back again for our 7th annual festival. Different pass types will allow attendees to play some of the latest and greatest independent games from around the world, participate in instructional workshops related to the business and development of game creation, and watch talks led…

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