June 2014 Blog Posts (11)

Metro give advance public notice for "Century Crunch" Bridge Demolition, Street Closure Near LAX July 25-28

Plan ahead, allow extra travel time, or steer clear of airport-area traffic the weekend of July 25-28, 2014. These are the messages that the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro), the Los Angeles Department of Transportation (LADOT), Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA), and Caltrans are advising the public in advance of a major bridge demolition that…

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Added by Jose Ubaldo on June 27, 2014 at 8:37am — No Comments

WELL HELLO DOLLY: BLACK IS BEAUTIFUL

BY OLU ALEMORU

The global branding and licensing industry – worth countless billions – ended its annual Las Vegas jamboree at The Mandalay Bay as summer 2014 officially arrived.

With over 400 exhibitors representing more than 5,000 brands and catering to 15,000 attendees watch out in the next few months for the hottest things in toys, games and apparel.

We’re talking about the big guns; Disney Consumer Products, Hasbro, Martel, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products,…

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Added by Olumide Alemoru on June 25, 2014 at 11:03am — No Comments

Minnie Riperton - Steven Lopez

Our own Art of Steven Lopez @ikeepmoving ‪#‎aftermidnightseries‬…

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Added by ColoredPeople.net on June 20, 2014 at 6:11am — No Comments

Horace Silver - By Sam Pace

Our own Sam Pace 
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Added by ColoredPeople.net on June 20, 2014 at 6:00am — No Comments

Crenshaw line and LAX - The saga and construction continues

 

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The LADWP will implement a full closure of Crenshaw Bl during night time hours, between King Bl and Stocker St, in order to relocate a water line.  Crenshaw Bl will be closed on a nightly basis between King Bl and Stocker St during the hours of 10 pm to 6 am starting June 16.

This Monday June 23 METRO will have a press conference to  announce  the demolition of the Century Boulevard Bridge and Aviation Boulevard, one of the main arteries to…

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Added by enhager on June 18, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments

Movie-going culture in 1970s in Los Angeles (Research)

DEAR MOVIEGOERS!

I'm a Ph.D student at UCLA Film and Media Studies Department. I write my dissertation on Blaxploitation cinema and my…

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Added by Ewa Drygalska on June 16, 2014 at 2:00pm — 5 Comments

BRASILIA 2014 COMMEMORATIVE POSTER

Some fantastic drama so far!

Monday sees Team USA and Nigeria's Super Eagles take center stage!!

Added by Olumide Alemoru on June 15, 2014 at 10:49am — No Comments

Leimert Park Art Walk Comedy Show is Empowering Our Youth

 

The Leimert Park Art Walk Comedy Show has been “Empowering Our Youth”.

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Added by Stevie Mack on June 9, 2014 at 12:33am — 1 Comment

Neighborhood prosecutor for Leimert Park/ South LA community meeting TONIGHT

     Community Coalition (8101 S Vermont Ave) will be hosting a meeting to introduce the new neighborhood prosecutors assigned to each South Bureau Division. 
Come out and meet Mr. Alvan Arzu, the…
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Added by enhager on June 4, 2014 at 6:55am — No Comments

MAAA GRAND RE-OPENING

Come all ye faithful, art lovers one and all.

Sunday’s (June 1) grand re-opening of the Museum of African-American Art (housed on the 3rd Floor of Macy’s inside the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza) brought patrons flocking back to the renowned gallery after it suffered extensive damage in March’s heavy rains.

Founded in 1976 by artist/art historian Dr. Samella Lewis, the space has been an iconic fixture for the artistic expression of African-Americans and African…

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Added by Olumide Alemoru on June 2, 2014 at 5:09pm — No Comments

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