August 2011 Blog Posts (24)

THE ENCOUNTER

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree

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Added by Eric L. Wattree on August 30, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Tavis/West: We Know We're Hurting, Now Tell Us the Truth About Why

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree

Tavis/West: We Know We're Hurting, Now Tell Us the Truth About Why
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Added by Eric L. Wattree on August 29, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments

U.S. Postal Service: Is the Budget More Important Than Employees Exposed to TB?

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree

 

U.S. Postal Service: Is the Budget More Important Than Employees Exposed to TB?
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Added by Eric L. Wattree on August 27, 2011 at 5:30am — No Comments

Dog Found!!! Needs a Foster Home or Forever home.

A sweet and adorable dog was at one of our construction sites today in Crenshaw Manor.  He has a collar, but no identification.  He looks to be some sort of a boxer mix with a great temperament.  He may be 2-3 years old and looks like he has not been fed for a few days.  He needs to find his home.  Please help this little boy...

Added by The Enright Company on August 26, 2011 at 6:50pm — 1 Comment

"Xman" - Is a contestant on Rock n Roll Fantasy Camp Season 2, 2011 > On Vh1

Victor "XMAN" Taylor, Music Producer, Rap Artist, Bassist is at it again, but this time as a contestant on Rock n Roll Fantasy Camp, Season 2.  

 

XMAN has been producing music for the likes of Ice Cube, The Lynch Mob, Mack 10 and a host of others over the years.  Now he re-invents himself as a rock n roller, playing bass for the TV group known as the EX-HANG-UPS.  He states he is a musician first, regardless of the genre.  H

 

e has now evolved to include rock n…

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Added by Mel Taylor on August 24, 2011 at 5:30pm — 3 Comments

Buying a home is possible!

Hi Everybody...

 

This was posted on the eNewsletter from Councilman Bernard Parks.  If you've been thinking about buying a home, this is worth a read....and please check out the links that are provided! 

 

Always here to help you in Real Estate...

Peace and…

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Added by Heather Lee Presha on August 19, 2011 at 12:36pm — No Comments

QR CODE/MOBILE MARKETING

The music business has been and is undergoing crazy changes that is shaking up all the major and small players in the industry. The problem is not the evolution of a different way of manipulating and consuming media but the failure of the player to foresee and yield to these changes.

 

In studying entrepreneurship last semester, I came across the concept of…

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Added by ResQ Records/OMogo Reloaded on August 18, 2011 at 8:55am — No Comments

What is your vision for Leimert Park?

Today at 11am artist James Rojas is building an interactive model of Leimert Park inside Eso Won Books as part of Folk Art Everywhere, a project of the Craft and Folk Art Museum.  Stop by to say hello, or visit in the coming weeks to alter the model according to your vision of this neighborhood. (4331 Degnan Blvd. LA 90008). 

Everyone is welcome to participate, particularly local residents. We…

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Added by Heidi Zeller on August 18, 2011 at 8:05am — 2 Comments

The Tavis/West Poverty Pimp Tour

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree

The Tavis/West Poverty Pimp Tour
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Why Attack a Sleeping Sentry Before Repelling the Invading Hordes?
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Added by Eric L. Wattree on August 15, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Museum of Miniatures coming to Leimert Park Village and featured in the Los Angeles Times





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Added by enhager on August 11, 2011 at 4:30pm — No Comments

You won't believe what's NEW at the Annual FREE Leimert Park Village African Art & Music Festival!

The 3rd Annual FREE Leimert Park Village African Art & Music Festival Partners with over 30 Local Groups and Organizations To Offer Free Health, Education, Arts and Literacy Workshops and Resources



The 3rd Annual Leimert Park Village African Art and Music Festival scheduled for Labor Day Weekend, September 3, 4, 5, 2011 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm,  in Historic Leimert Park Village, also known as "The Harlem of the West Coast", has significantly expanded it's programs for 2011.  The… Continue

Added by Amaechina Doreen on August 10, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

Republicans and Democratic Needs to Reason with Our 44th President! For the Sake of our Country

 



 

It’s funny, how the pass is finally coming to fruition of all the politicians’ abuses of power coming to light. Now Americans want to throw a fist at the very President (Our 44th President) who is trying to fix this clumsy problem, before America truly goes into a 2nd great depression, if we don’t stop to rethink our thoughts on the matters. And I’m surely talking about mainstream.

 

I wonder what make people to think our…

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Added by Leslye on August 9, 2011 at 3:48pm — No Comments

Leimert Park Art Walk Comedy Show JULY 31 2011

The Leimert Park Art Walk Comedy show on July 31, 2011 had an awesome line up, as usual. Comedians Gayla Johnson, Keith Michael Ashton, Hope Surratt, Joe Luu and DangerMan were in full effect.

 

We have a different color for each flyer every month, when we run out of colors we’ll make up some new ones, get ready for that…or we’ll just get real artsy. Hey,…

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Added by Stevie Mack on August 7, 2011 at 8:22pm — 1 Comment

[UPDATE] U.S. Credit Downgraded: S&P Reduces Rating To AA+

No more AAA Grade for U.S

U.S. Credit Downgraded: S&P Reduces Rating To AA+

Did I not say American treasury is still the Gold Standard, Did I not say a more intelligent Tax policy, did I not say that U.S. debt to other countries is seen as one of the safest investments in the world, did I not talk about the change…

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Added by Leslye on August 6, 2011 at 12:22am — No Comments

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…

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

Compromise Isn’t a Dirty Word

 

Compromise Isn’t a Dirty Word

 

One quote stuck with me: “the nature of our democracy and the nature of our politics is to marry principle to a political process that means you don't get 100% of what you want.”

This is a President who…

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Added by Leslye on August 4, 2011 at 2:51pm — No Comments

This is One Reason Why We Need to Vote 2012 and Keep 44th President in Office.

It is unfair Middle Class Americans has to foot the bills and not Millionaires and Billionaires



Myth: Since we weren’t able to raise revenues right now, we won’t be able to raise revenues in the future.



Fact: The deal lays out two paths for further reducing our deficit. Both of them include revenues. Option one is for the joint committee to develop a plan that is passed by both Houses of Congress, and signed by President Obama. The President has already said that he…

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Added by Leslye on August 4, 2011 at 1:20pm — 4 Comments

The White House Activities

Myths and Facts About the Debt-Ceiling Compromise

 

Added by Leslye on August 4, 2011 at 12:09pm — No Comments

Happy 50th Birthday, Mr. President

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree

 

Happy 50th Birthday, Mr. President
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Happy Birthday, Mr. President,

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Added by Eric L. Wattree on August 4, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments

Demoltion of Marlton Square Begins Tomorrow - Will Update Soon!

This is the press release from Bernard Parks' office:

 

PARKS TO KICK-OFF DEMOLITION AT MARLTON SQUARE

City’s Most Long-Awaited Development Project Moves Forward



WHAT: Councilmember Bernard C. Parks will join Congresswoman Maxine Waters and city

officials to kick-off the demolition of city-owned buildings in the Marlton Square shopping

center (formerly Santa Barbara Plaza) at a press conference on Thursday morning.

Redevelopment of the run-down…

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Added by enhager on August 3, 2011 at 3:25pm — 3 Comments

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