April 2009 Blog Posts (6)

Expo Line on way - with bridge at Dorsey. LPB member still fighting for bridge at Foshay.

The LA Weekly highlights Leimert Park Beat's own Damien Goodmon and his fight to make the Expo Line Light Rail safer no matter the cost.



The MTA’s Expo Line starts in downtown LA, shoots down Flower and heads west on Exposition all the way to Culver City and - one day - to the ocean.



Goodmon… Continue

Added by enhager on April 27, 2009 at 2:10pm — No Comments

"Baldwin Hills" network looking for community reps - Apps due April 24

Be a marketing representative for BET, the No. 1 cable network for African Americans!

Get your application below and apply now!



Help BET with marketing initiatives, exciting projects and more while receiving valuable work experience. If chosen, you could earn college internship credits.



Help… Continue

Added by enhager on April 21, 2009 at 9:11am — No Comments

Jendayi on Fcebook and Twitter!

Jendayi now on Facebook and Twitter!
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Added by Jendayi Collection on April 18, 2009 at 12:20pm — No Comments

Hassan Khan - From Chicago, to Los Angeles and Back

I had the priviledge of meeting Hassan in the mid 80's when I lived in Hollywood, California and as fate has it, our paths crossed again.



He now lives in Chicago and has been there since the late 80's, but Hassan's history goes back to the mid 60's when this master bass player, at the time in his teens, was playing with "The First Family of Soul" The Five Stairsteps, best known for their 70's song O-o-h Child.



In the early 70's Hassan was playing with another legendary… Continue

Added by ColoredPeople.net on April 13, 2009 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Lamonte McLemore - Los Angeles' Perfect Composition



Lamonte McLemore is the creator of the legendary six time Grammy Award winning vocal group, The Fifth Dimension.



He was born in St. Louis, Mo. under the zodiac sign of Virgo. As one of four children, he only dreamed of playing baseball and pitching for the Cardinals was the fastest way he knew to escape the poverty.



"Maybe even try my other fascination, the art of photography... I was lucky enough early in my career to… Continue

Added by ColoredPeople.net on April 7, 2009 at 6:30am — 1 Comment

James E. St.Clair - An Award Winning Artist



James E. St.Clair (aka The Artist Saint) is an award winning South Carolina Low Country artist. Many of his paintings depict the rich heritage and culture of the Low Country and the Sea Islands. Steeped in history, Saint’s visual stories tell tales of work, humor and adventure. He primarily paints with acrylics on many surfaces, including canvas, paper, clayboard,… Continue

Added by ColoredPeople.net on April 6, 2009 at 9:00am — No Comments

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