More than a year after the Washington Post visited our totally hip neighborhood, the Philadelphia Inquirer ran the exact same story. It's a great story - in the WaPo or the Inky.
"A world away from glitzy Hollywood and Beverly Hills, Leimert Park has a following that is solidly loyal, and apparently growing. A village
Kwanzaa festival in December has drawn throngs of celebrators into the streets. Lively bongo-drum jam sessions are a major scene. Every weekend, fans of jazz or blues pile into the World Stage and other neighborhood music venues."
What does this tell us about the state of newspapers?
CAPTION: Ronald Mulgrew scans the ethnic wares at Africa by Yard, a store in L.A.'s African American enclave Leimert Park. (By Jonathan Alcorn For The Washington Post)