September 2007 Blog Posts (8)

HPOZ - Everybody's doing it

The Los Angeles Times (and here) reports "Among L.A.'s architecturally diverse communities seeking historic

designation are Stonehurst in Sun Valley, a unique enclave of more… Continue

Added by enhager on September 30, 2007 at 9:55pm — No Comments

Cemetery tour just in time for Halloween

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West Adams Heritage Association is leading the a tour of the Angelus Rosedale

Cemetery, where costumed actors portray graveside the life

stories of some of the famous people buried there.



The Angelus Rosedale Cemetery was founded in 1884 and is now home to generations of Los Angeles'

early…
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Added by enhager on September 25, 2007 at 2:16pm — No Comments

Jena 6 find support in Leimert Park Village and the world

Great photo essay of the Leimerat Park rally against injustice and in support of the Jena 6.



Students from Crenshaw High School decided to hold a walkout after school - staying in school to show their support for the Jena 6. Video and story here.



About 200 students walked out of Locke High School at noon in support of the Jena… Continue

Added by enhager on September 21, 2007 at 10:28am — No Comments

Attack on Fast Food nation

Looks like the mainstream media is very interested in Councilwoman Jan Perry's idea to stop building fast food restaurants in our neighborhood that we first covered in the spring.



"Thirty percent of adults in South L.A. are obese, compared with 20.9% in the county overall, according to a county Department of… Continue

Added by enhager on September 14, 2007 at 9:23am — 2 Comments

New feature allows you to know the latest LP news

Leimert Park - The Soul of Los Angeles - has just addeed an RSS feed that sends you a link to ny new content that is added to the site so you don't have to check all the time or subscribe to one feed.



I don't know how an RSS works or what it stands for, but all you have to do is go to the very bottom of the site and click on the orange RSS icon under Latest Activities. Then you won't miss any of the goings-on in your community.

Don't forget to post your OWN events, concerns,…

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Added by enhager on September 9, 2007 at 9:10am — No Comments

Protesters may hold up revitalization of the Village

Nearly two years after the city unveiled its plan to create a more vibrant Leimert Park Village, a group of residents and business people are still calling for more time to review the proposal, according to a story in The Wave.



The city claims it wants to renovate the cultural enclave of Leimert Park Village while retaining its ethnic appeal. Art deco inspired drawings were presented last month by the Leimert Park… Continue

Added by enhager on September 5, 2007 at 10:05pm — No Comments

Senseless killing of star student on MLK

Heartbreaking story in the CSU-Northridge newspaper about Michael Lynn Presley II, shot while standing talking to a woman and her mother in front of an

apartment building in the 4500 block of West Martin Luther King

Boulevardat about 9 p.m. Sunday,… Continue

Added by enhager on September 5, 2007 at 2:18pm — No Comments

Are you ready for some football - some Crenshaw High football?



Our own Crenshaw High School football field got a $3 million makeover, complete with a new type of synthetic grass called FieldTurf, the same surface used by 11 of 32 NFL teams, and the ability to play at night.



The Los Angeles Unified School District is in the middle of a $20-billion renovation of many of its schools' aging

athletic facilities.



"This, in essence, takes away the stigmatism -- the…
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Added by enhager on September 1, 2007 at 10:48am — No Comments

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"UPCOMIN' This Fri Nite! KAMAU DAÁOOD is back @ the (new) STAGE + "
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Institute of Musical Arts posted an event

Storyteller Barbara H. Clark presents her new show, "A Question of Color" at Institute of Musical Arts

September 17, 2016 from 2pm to 4pm
She’s back, and “loaded for bear!” On Saturday, September 17, 2016 at 2:00 p.m., the Institute of Musical Arts welcomes back our very own Storyteller Barbara H. Clark in A QUESTION OF COLOR, a solo performance of original stories. Barbara, a…See More
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post "Blessed" FREE Outdoor Concert(s) - DAWN NORFLEET "Honor's Maurice White, Prince..."
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s event [New Location] THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Aug. '16
" CONNIE HAN Trio @ Post & Beam. Fri nite weekly residency - "come hang with me, Edwin Livingston & Bill Wysaske... gorgeous outdoor patio! We hit 7:30pm-10pm!" - Connie Han "
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post PHIL RANELIN Quartet @ Maverick's Flat Sun. Aug. 21st 6-10 PM
""Straight ahead Jazz this Sunday at Maverick's Flat!! And rumor has it that the Trombone player is going to sing one." - Phil Ranelin "Any truth 2 da' rumor? cuz da' truth will set U free. Truly acclaimed…"
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post The World STAGE: "Summer Nite Gigs" Aug. Fri./Sat.(s) 2016
"UP-COME-IN:            Dwight Trible's                          Alternate Angles "Ahso0O" -  O-!"
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post The World STAGE: "Summer Nite Gigs" Aug. Fri./Sat.(s) 2016
"UPCOMIN'! - KAMAU DAÁOOD / MARK de CLIVE-LOWE ~ "
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post "Blessed" FREE Outdoor Concert(s) - DAWN NORFLEET "Honor's Maurice White, Prince..."
""Alwayz a 1st class act & hard 2 follow... Very nice sm ▲ community pk setting w/ young & old. SoulCali" -  O-!"
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DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post Artists: CARLOS SPIVEY & SAMMY DAVIS "Opening Reception & Upcoming Exhibitions" @ Watts Towers Art Center
""Beautiful, as alwayzzz" - DojO-!"
Monday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post Artists: CARLOS SPIVEY & SAMMY DAVIS "Opening Reception & Upcoming Exhibitions" @ Watts Towers Art Center
"TODAY! Opening Reception ~ "Late notice but still time to go! Check out our UCLA.filmmaker / fine artist Carlos Spivey. At his show today. A fabulous way to uplift your Sunday! Wish I was there, Carlos!" - Diane H."
Sunday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post PHIL RANELIN Quartet @ Maverick's Flat Sun. Aug. 21st 6-10 PM
"To whom it may concern; (J)azz most alwayzzz W/ all due respect -   WHAT A WAY TO SPEND A LAZY SUNDAY AFTERNOON!! **TONIGHT**with ♦ Great Food ♦ Great Drinks ♦ Great…"
Sunday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event [New Location] THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Aug. '16
"CONGRADULATIONS! "Tribe Chief" Phil Ranelin, Maestro -  Will be inducted into the Indy Jazz Foundation Hall of Fame Sept. 17th 2016 + PHIL RANELIN Quartet TONIGHT! @ Maverick's…"
Sunday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event [New Location] THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Aug. '16
"TODAY!  DAWN NORFLEET & Friends  (click-on) "I'll be at Monteith Park, 4616 S. Mullen (Olympiad Dr. & S. Mullen Ave.), along with Nick Smith-lead piano, Kevin…"
Sunday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post "Blessed" FREE Outdoor Concert(s) - DAWN NORFLEET "Honor's Maurice White, Prince..."
""My name in lights for the first time! The marquis on the Alex Theater announcing my concert last Thursday. Now for free concert number #2 on Sunday 8/21 at Monteith Park, 3PM-5PM in the View Park/Windsor Hill area of Los Angeles!" -…"
Sunday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s blog post PHIL RANELIN Quartet @ Maverick's Flat Sun. Aug. 21st 6-10 PM
""...avant garde (J)azz..." - D.D. McN. / AAJ event listin' -  ¯\_(ツ)_/¯"
Saturday
DojO- commented on DojO-'s event [New Location] THE World STAGE Saturday _]azz \/\/orkshop w/ Coordinator Billy McCoy ♪ Aug. '16
"TOMMORROW! Evening ~ CONGRATULATIONS! "Tribe Chief" Phil Ranelin, Maestro -  To be inducted into the Indy Jazz Foundation Hall of Fame Sept. 17th 2016 + PHIL RANELIN Quartet "Performs" Maverick's…"
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