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4TH ANNUAL SUTRO AVENUE SUMMER SOIRÉE - Come one, come all!

Spread the word and bring your family, friends and neighbors to the 4TH ANNUAL SUTRO AVENUE SUMMER SOIRÉE in Leimert Park on Saturday, August 4, 2018 from 12-6pm.  This is a FREE family-friendly event that celebrates community! 

 

Enjoy a full day of activities and entertainment for all ages,…

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Added by enhager on July 23, 2018 at 3:00pm — 2 Comments

USC job fair at Galen Center - June 20!

It's not too late to get a professional resume! Just $65 for less than 24 hour turnaround service. www.3dayresumes.us. 

We want to see you get hired…

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Added by enhager on June 19, 2017 at 7:54am — No Comments

Vote now or on Tuesday Nov. 8 - just vote

Check this out - This is where I can vote NOW ...

9000 Overland Avenue

Culver City, CA 90230

DIRECTIONS

Parking: Park on Level 2 in the south parking structure located off Albert Vera Dr. Voting Area: Fine Arts Building Room 103 located north of the south parking structure

AND LATER. Election Day is Nov 8, 2016

Audubon Middle School

4120 11TH AVE

LOS ANGELES, CA 90008

DIRECTIONS

Opens Nov 8 · 7 AM–8…

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Added by enhager on November 2, 2016 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Why is there a police helicopter circling above me? Call this number and find out.

You can find out by calling air command: 213-485-2600.



That's a number at the Los Angeles Police Department where they will tell you why theres a chopper circling your neighborhood. Thanks LAist!



The LAPD has the largest municipal airborne law enforcement operation in the world with 17 helicopters and one twin engine plane.



You can also ask them to fly higher over South LA…

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Added by enhager on May 14, 2016 at 7:21pm — No Comments

Why is there a police helicopter circling above me? Call this number and find out.

You can find out by calling air command: 213-485-2600.



That's a number at the Los Angeles Police Department where they will tell you why theres a chopper circling your neighborhood. Thanks LAist!



The LAPD has the largest municipal airborne law enforcement operation in the world with 17 helicopters and one twin engine plane.



You can also ask them to fly higher over South LA…

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Added by enhager on May 14, 2016 at 7:21pm — No Comments

Western Avenue Cleanup Breakfast and BBQ Saturday Oct. 3

Come for a breakfast snack by 9 a.m. Clean up Western Avenue with partners from all over the neighborhood. Stay for lunch! From Expo to King.

Meet in MLK Park by the picnic tables.

Bring gloves, hat and sunscreen.…

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Added by enhager on October 2, 2015 at 8:34am — 1 Comment

311 swarm: Community celebration and Jefferson Blvd. clean up on Saturday



Let’s celebrate our community, meet some neighbors and clean up Jefferson Boulevard this Saturday.

The neighborhood council for that area, NANDC, is focusing on the stretch from Vermont to Western and has enlisted local partners to help transform this main boulevard.

We’re also providing lunch from Earlez Grille.

I’m on the executive board of NANDC and we…

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Added by enhager on March 6, 2015 at 10:52am — 1 Comment

Where do I vote? Who should I vote for?

To find out where you vote, click here -https://www.lavote.net/locator/ - and put in your address. 

If you want your elected representative to care about your concerns and the issues in your community, you need to vote. 

Five percent of eligible voters decide the election and the areas they represent get more attention. Your vote helps those who are working to improve the community because it shows the people…

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Added by enhager on March 3, 2015 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

From a kitchen table in Leimert Park - There's a lot going on (with or without you)



Find more photos like this on University Park Family

Today is the Empowerment Congress. Wait - don't tune out yet. 

Thousands of people from our area attend to learn about how Los Angeles runs - AND WHO RUNS LOS ANGELES. 

What I'm trying to say is that this is a special opportunity to get to…

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Added by enhager on January 17, 2015 at 1:00am — 2 Comments

Are you going to Ciclavia in Leimert Park tomorrw? What's a Ciclavia? Get the Full Ciclavia Route

One of the greatest community events to hit LA - Ciclavia - comes to Leimert Park Sunday.

Ciclavia (pronounce it as you like) closes major streets to cars and opens them to walkers, bikers, strollers, unicyclists and the like. Click here for all the details.

This is a slideshow of my trip from Leimert Park to the 2011 Ciclavia that spanned from Boyle Heights to East…

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Added by enhager on December 6, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

In memoriam: Lark Galloway-Gilliam, a force for good in Leimert Park

Lark Galloway-Gilliam just worked and worked and worked. I saw few people more in the community over the past decade. She was doing things and getting things done, according the community organizations.



I didn't know her personally - but she made my life better because she made Leimert Park better and that's where I live.

Recently she was an important part of the group at the ECWANC that spearheaded the mitigation agreement with the California Science Center after…

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Added by enhager on December 5, 2014 at 11:22am — No Comments

Ron Harris of Lucy Florence passes

According to the Lucy Florence Facebook page, one of the world famous Aswirl Twins, Ron Harris passed away suddenly.

Our thoughts are with his family and especially his twin, Richard Harris.

Ron and Richard were pioneers of the Leimert Park renaissance that we are now witnessing. Things…

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Added by enhager on November 25, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Good news: Zambezi Bazaar announces triumphant return to Leimert Park Village

 The sisters sent the following message: "We know you've been waiting a long time for us to come back, and it's been a long and dedicated journey.  Please join us and share this announcement with your neighborhood, friends and family.  We looking forward to continuing our relationship with our community."…

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Added by enhager on November 20, 2014 at 3:53pm — 2 Comments

Dia De Los Muertos cultural and muscial celebration in University Park

Added by enhager on October 31, 2014 at 7:11am — No Comments

Leimert Park Village African Art and Music Labor Day Festival 2014

Leimert Park Village African Art and Music Labor Day Festival 2014 - A Los Angeles Tradition goes on all weekend long.



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Added by enhager on August 31, 2014 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

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

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…
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Added by enhager on June 4, 2014 at 6:55am — No Comments

Crenshaw closed Friday night (again)

Metro Rerouting Traffic on Crenshaw, Exposition Boulevards for Underground Station Construction

Construction will begin on Friday, May 30, with a 15-hour full street closure between Jefferson Boulevard and Coliseum Street beginning at 10 p.m. on Friday, May 30, through 1 p.m. on Saturday, May…

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Added by enhager on May 28, 2014 at 9:03pm — 1 Comment

Neighborhood council elections are now but the committment to your neighborhood is ongoing - vote!

These are all areas surrounding and encapsulating where we live, shop and play in our community.

The West Area -

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Polling…

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Added by enhager on May 10, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

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