November 2012 Blog Posts (17)

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USHER IN THE HOLIDAY SEASON AND CELEBRATE YOUR FAMILY, COMMUNITY AND CULTURE DURING TARGET SUNDAYS AT CAAM

Target Sundays at the California African American Museum (CAAM) will host its annual Kwanzaa and Holiday festivities Celebrating Family, Community and Culture, Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 1-5p.m. Co-hosted by Babe Evans and Jeffrey Anderson Gunter, the official Kwanzaa kick off heralds the observance of the holiday season, with added highlights of Christmas and Hanukkah all brought together by live performances.

This lively, annual event will include performances by The L.A. Third… Continue

Added by Terri Dixon on November 28, 2012 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Street Lights out

Hi Everyone, new to Leimert Park and have noticed in my area ( on Olmsted Between Coliseum & Rodeo) there has been a rash of street lights being out. It is completely dark on entire streets around there in the last day or so.  I made a call to the proper People and found out there has been tampering with the wires inside the street lights or "copper theft" Below is what i was told

BE ON THE LOOKOUT for copper wire thieves. If you see anyone tampering with the street…

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Added by shelley P on November 28, 2012 at 5:56pm — No Comments

The Black Line: A Profile of the African-American Woman

Check out the trailer for D. Channsin Berry's new documentary The Black Line (A Profile of the African-American Woman) Part 3.

The Black Line Part 3 Trailer from Bradinn French on Vimeo.…

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Added by Sandra on November 28, 2012 at 7:13am — 1 Comment

Community Forum on Crenshaw High School

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Added by AJea L on November 26, 2012 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

Celebrating the Holidays in Leimert Park and Los Angeles

Leimert Park Christmas Tree Lighting
Leimert Park Village Tree Lighting

The traditional tree lighting in Leimert Park Village has a new location.

The Holiday Tree – a giant tree decorated and lit up for the next month – won’t be in the park at the foot of Leimert Park Village. Instead the Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration takes place south…

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Added by enhager on November 26, 2012 at 12:00am — No Comments

What Has Obama Done for the Poor and Middle Class?

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree
What Has Obama Done for the Poor and Middle Class?…

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Added by Eric L. Wattree on November 20, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

African American Heritage Celebration-Invitation to submit artworks

African American ARTISTS from across Los Angeles:

“The Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) is a proud supporter of Los Angeles’ 2013 African American Heritage Celebration. This celebration will promote and encourage an awareness of the significant contributions made by our City’s African Americans in culture, education, politics, business, technology, and the arts. As part of this celebration, DCA is once again creating a calendar and cultural guide showcasing African…

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Added by Isabel Rojas-Williams on November 18, 2012 at 1:30am — No Comments

Make Leimert Park more WALKABLE!!!

Added by Heather Lee Presha on November 14, 2012 at 3:31pm — 2 Comments

Are you LOOKING FOR WORK?

Hey Folks...

Just passing this along.  Seems like a great opportunity!

Best of Luck to the Seekers!

~HP

NAACP
Dear Nicole,
Are you looking for work or seeking a new career avenue?  Do you have a degree…
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Added by Heather Lee Presha on November 12, 2012 at 8:32pm — No Comments

Tavis, West, and Malcolm

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree
Tavis, West, and Malcolm
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While browsing the web this morning I came…
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Added by Eric L. Wattree on November 12, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

FILMS AT CAAM EXPLORE THE CULTURE OF BEAUTY IN AMERICA WITH THOUGHT-PROVOKING DOCUMENTARY SCREENINGS THROUGHOUT NOVEMBER

It’s been noted that “beauty is not one’s own, but a reflection of one’s culture.” During the month of November, the California African American Museum (CAAM) branded series, Films at CAAM, will present four documentary screenings that will explore the impact and ramifications of America’s cultural obsession with beauty, pageants, competitions and images.   

Each documentary screening will begin at 7 p.m., every Thursday, from November 8th through November…

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Added by Terri Dixon on November 7, 2012 at 11:36am — No Comments

Where to vote in Leimert Park and environs? Here

Attention Leimert Park voters, the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk's office has an online tool that tells you your polling place. Just put in your address number and street name and your voting location pops up. Mine is MLK park rec center on Western. Hope to see you there.

Polls are open from 7 am - 8 pm, Tuesday, November 6.

Via…

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Added by enhager on November 6, 2012 at 7:30am — 1 Comment

“Images of America: Leimert Park" Book Signing Party & Celebration of Leimert Park’s History

Please Join Us!

 

Book Signing Party &

Celebration of Leimert Park’s History

 

“Images of America: Leimert Park

Authors

Cynthia E. Exum, Founder and Executive Director, Leimert Park Village Book Fair

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Maty Guiza-Leimert with a foreword by Walter H. Leimert III…

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Added by Yevette Renee Nelson on November 5, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments

The New American Pastime - Ignoring the Truth to Accommodate a Lie

Beneath the Spin * Eric L. Wattree

The New American Pastime - Ignoring the Truth to Accommodate a Lie

As I watch the political machinations of extremists of every stripe…

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Added by Eric L. Wattree on November 4, 2012 at 3:30pm — No Comments

You can help get out the vote in Leimert Park with the NAACP

The southern California branches of the NAACP are participating in the Get Out The Vote "GOTV" campaign and are seeking the following:
1. Seventy-Seven (77) individuals to canvass the Los Angeles area on 11/3/12, 11/4/12 and 11/6/12. Canvassers must be at least 17 years of age and have the ability to walk for a six (6) hour period of time. The rate of pay will be $10.00 per hour.
2. Twenty (20) drivers to transport and supervise the canvassers in the Los Angeles area…
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Added by enhager on November 1, 2012 at 10:23pm — No Comments

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