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BREAKING NEWS...Della Reese, Music Legend and Touched By an Angel Star, Has Passed at 86

Della Reese, the vocal powerhouse who later starred as heaven-sent Tess on the television series Touched By an Angel, died Sunday evening at age…
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RENE FISHER "Melodies of Life" DwighTrible Presents @ The World STAGE · Sat., Nov. 25th 9PM

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director non-profit 501(c)(3) The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery "Autumn Jazz Concert Series +" Incl. MC Jeffrey-rey, Jazz philanthropic-herstorian @ no extra charge  

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Added by DojO- on November 25, 2017 at 8:00am — No Comments

LADIES LOVE LAUGHTER "Comedy Show!" @ The STAGE [Every 3rd Sat. Nite] "Good safe holidaze & Happi New Year!"

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director non profit 501(c)(3) The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery "Autumn Jazz Concert Series +"Image may contain: 1 person, smiling, standing

"Come out,,, , check out,,, laugh out,,…
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Added by DojO- on December 17, 2017 at 9:22am — No Comments

Angela Rye Talks Activism at California African American Museum

Lena Cole Dennis at the California African American Museum listening to political commentator and CEO of the Washington D.C. based political action firm IMPACT Strategies, Angela Rye, as she examines the current state of the nation and suggests effective ways citizens can respond and act.

A leading political strategist and advocate…

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Added by SPMG Media on November 7, 2017 at 10:30pm — No Comments

ERIC REED "Rare L.A. quartet-led performance" feat. Rickey Woodard @ STAGE · Fri., Oct. 27th 9PM · LAWeekly's - "Best South L.A. Jazz Club" (Update 10/22)*

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director non-profit 501(c)(3) The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery "Autumn Jazz Concert Series +" Incl. MC Jeffrey-rey, Jazz philanthropic-herstorian @ no extra charge   Image may contain: one or more people

 A superior pianist who grew up in gospel, studied classical, and played…

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Added by DojO- on October 27, 2017 at 11:35pm — 2 Comments

JESSE SHARPS "Return of the Medicine Men" · DwighTrible Presents @ The STAGE · Fri., Oct. 13th ¿8:30 vs 9PM?

A Evening of Spoken-Word, Avant-Garde, Jazz & Cosmic Music - Children of The Sun: RISE

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director non-profit The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery "Fall/Autumn Jazz Concert Series +" Incl. MC Jeffrey-rey, Jazz philanthropic-herstorian @ no extra charge ~ 

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Startin' Time: ¿8:30 pm…

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Added by DojO- on October 13, 2017 at 1:45pm — 1 Comment

Monk Tribute Concert (double bill) JAMES LEARY's Bass Choir / DWIGHT TRIBLE w/ Cosmic Vibrations @ STAGE "Best South L.A. Jazz Club - LAWeekly · Sat., Oct. 14th 8PM [SOLD OUT]

Co-Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director non-profit 501(c)(3) The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery / Co-Presenter: /\C/\ Angel City Jazz Festival …Monk Tribute Concert

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Added by DojO- on October 15, 2017 at 5:57pm — 4 Comments

Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles Section 8 Waiting List Lottery OPENS Monday, October 16, 2017 6:00 a.m. Pacific Time to Sunday, October 29, 2017 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time

PLEASE NOTIFY SENIORS AND HELP THEM WITH ONLINE APPLICATIONS IF POSSIBLE!!!!
 
The Housing Authority of the City of…
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Added by SPMG Media on September 22, 2017 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

FUASI und Ensemble (A Tribute to African American Composers) @ STAGE "1st Fall Nite KICK-OFF" Fri., Sept. 22nd 9PM "pre -trane B-day Acknowledgement"

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director non-profit 501(c)(3) The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery "Fall into Autumn Jazz Concert Series" - Incl. Jeffrey-rey, Master of Ceremony @ no extra charge ~

Special…

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Added by DojO- on September 23, 2017 at 7:03am — 4 Comments

Dominique DiPrima · Frontpage · KJLH 102.3FM "Radio Free" Weekdays 4:30am – 6am "Wake-up - wake-uP"

 + Post: Front Page Community Calendar / Local Happenings - Dominique DiPrima  "But, but, but wha-? No non-profit 'new' World STAGE events listed on Community Calendar? Wuz-up wit dat? Facebook Friend To: Dwight Trible, STAGE Executive Director ahso!" -  O-…

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Added by DojO- on December 17, 2017 at 9:23am — 2 Comments

RICKEY WOODARD · DwighTrible Presents @ STAGE Fri., Sept. 15th 9PM - Midnite (aprox.)

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director non-profit 501(c)(3) The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery "Summer Jazz Concert Series" w/ MC Jeffrey Winston, Jazz Historian-Philanthropist @ no extra charge ~   Image may contain: 1 person

  "The West Coast has its own set of (J)azz legends, from the 1950s cool era to present day, and LA fans are among the most passionate in the world. And for LA (J)azz fans, the name Rickey Woodard tops the must-hear list.

  Now an…

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Added by DojO- on September 15, 2017 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

LIZ WHITTED-DAWSON & Jazztet · DwighTrible Presents @ STAGE Sat., Sept. 2nd 9PM

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director of non-profit 501(c)(3) The 'new' World STAGE "Summer Jazz Concert Series" ~Image may contain: 4 people, people smiling, text

Youtube - The Very Thought of YouSentimental Mood, Ancestors  

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Advance Tickets - …

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Added by DojO- on September 1, 2017 at 11:00pm — 1 Comment

Demolition underway at Marlton Square/Santa Barbara Plaza





Finally - a really big step toward reclaiming the derelict 20 acres known as Marlton Square!

 

When LeimertParkBeat.com and Intersections South LA Report teamed up to produce the definitive story last year, there had been no…

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Added by enhager on August 4, 2011 at 4:30pm — 4 Comments

Redevelopment Hell: How a prime opportunity for redevelopment in South Los Angeles became the bane of the community

By Emily Henry of Intersections South LA and Eddie North-Hager of LeimertParkBeat.com



Santa Barbara Plaza has been whitewashed, boarded up, security gates padlocked. Most of the 240 small and large shops once here have been relocated, were bought out or have gone out of business.



Yet this Los Angeles shopping center -- the size of 20…

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Added by enhager on September 6, 2010 at 11:30pm — 15 Comments

COSMIC VIBRATIONS · DwighTrible Presents "Summer Jazz Concert Series" @ STAGE Sat., Aug. 26th 9PM

 Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director of non-profit 501 (c)(3) - The 'new' World STAGE 

 "Be There! Mark your calendars now, folks, because Dwight and his new innovative ensemble will be hitting. Can't miss this one!" - El Monstro  COSMIC VIBRATIONS

COSMIC VIBRATIONS

w/ Dwight Trible - vocal "This will be a super night of creative energy."…

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Added by DojO- on August 26, 2017 at 9:00pm — 2 Comments

MICHAEL SESSION Group / MAIA's B-Day Celebration · DwighTrible Presents @ STAGE · Fri., Aug. 25th 9PM ·

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director of The 'new' World STAGE "Summer" Jazz Concert Series ~

"One of the most important (J)azz forces in LA." - Mark M.  "Come celebrate my birthday w/ me & the fellas." - MaiaImage may contain: 6 people, people smiling

 Michael Session: P.A.P.A.'s…

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Added by DojO- on August 25, 2017 at 6:00am — 1 Comment

The awareness Show Interviews Maria T. Aguirre, Executive Director of Kaiser Permanente Watts Counseling and Learning Center, Thursday

This Thursday The awareness Show with host Michelle Vcfs Padilla is pleased to interview Maria T. Aguirre, Executive Director of Kaiser Permanente Watts Counseling and…
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Added by SPMG Media on August 14, 2017 at 1:50pm — No Comments

"La-La Land Lady" NEDRA WHEELER · DwighTrible Presents @ STAGE Fri., Aug. 4th · 9PM

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director of The 'new' World STAGE "Summer" Jazz Concert Series ~

" It's a La'-La Land weekend w/ 'Lady' Nedra Fri. nite & JR "Gentleman' Sat. Knight Live"  -  Related image

  Professor Nedra Wheeler - bassist "Black & White, LIVE 'n color, a joyous-soulful performer & a life experience."   -  

   

http://www.nedrawheeler.com/

Nedra…

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Added by DojO- on August 3, 2017 at 11:00pm — No Comments

" La-La Landz' "HAROLD LAND JR. - Trio + "Special Guest" · DwighTrible Presents "Summer" Jazz Concert Series @ STAGE Sat., Aug. 5th 9PM

 Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director of The 'new' World STAGE "Summer" Jazz Concert Series ~

"  In So(u)LA, the real 'La La Land' livez & playz generationally..." - 

"one of the more distinguished names in Jazz, continues his father's legacy." -Image may contain: 2 people, people playing musical instruments

 senior - señor Harold Land (standin' w/ t-sax) & junior -  júnior Harold Land (seated lik pianist or in lotus…

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Added by DojO- on August 4, 2017 at 11:00pm — 1 Comment

22nd Annual Central Avenue Jazz Festival

July 29-30, 2017

Along Central Avenue

Between King Boulevard and Vernon Avenue

Free to Attend

A full list of artists, times and locations here.

Enjoy the Beer & Wine Garden's first year at the Festival. All proceeds benefit Art and Youth programs in Council District 9.

Also featuring community pavilions:…

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Added by Leimert Park Beat on July 20, 2017 at 9:49am — 5 Comments

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Ladies Love Laughter @ The 'new' World STAGE · Sat., Dec. 16th, 2017 9PM [This Weekend - ToNite] at The World Stage - Art, Education and Performance Gallery non-profit 501(c)(3) "The heart of L.A.'s African-American cultural community." - L.A. Times

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