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Metro Giving Inglewood The Finger

About 75 people filled the crowded room Tuesday night at Chrysostom Church – Parish Hall, 530 E. Florence Ave. in Inglewood, eager to hear about plans for the 8.5-mile light … Continue reading

January 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Metro To Help Business Along Crenshaw During Construction

The Metro Board of Directors Thursday January 23, approved a package of initiatives to help businesses that face economic losses due to construction of the Crenshaw/LAX rail line. Los Angeles … Continue reading

January 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Take Metro To ‘Taste of Soul’

  Taste of Soul, oone of L.A.’s largest street festivals, takes place this Saturday, Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Running down Crenshaw Boulevard between Stocker and Rodeo Road, … Continue reading

October 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

8th Annual Taste of Soul Is Back Upon Us!

Taste of Soul is back upon us!  This Saturday, October 19, 2013 one of the largest street festival, if not the largest in Los Angeles, will descend upon South Los … Continue reading

October 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Take A Tour Of The Vision Theatre

The Vision Theatre, formerly the Leimert Theater, was a joint venture between Walter H. Leimert and Howard Hughes.  Built in 1930 the theatre seats 1050 and has a ground floor … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

TODAY! “What Do We Tell Our Sons?”

In light of the Trayvon Martin case, Atty. Jaaye Person-Lynn will moderate a panel tonight: What Do We Tell Our Sons? Please don’t miss this forum from the legal perspective! … Continue reading

August 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ohh Hell No! Leimert Park Diminishing As Black Cultural Hub!

*****DISCLAMIER******** Please excuse the mature language, aggressiveness, or anything else in this post that may somehow offend you, but to put in the simplest terms “I’m bout to go in.” … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · 4 Comments

Crenshaw Line Is Really Coming!

Not sure how much you have been following along but the Crenshaw District IS getting its own Light Rail/Subway. Last week the planned light rail received a boost from the  Metropolitan … Continue reading

June 18, 2013 · 2 Comments

Crenshaw LAX Timeline

Check out this awesome timeline of the Crenshaw/LAX Line posted to Chairmen Mark Ridley-Thomas’s website.  The timeline features committee meetings, ground-breakings, and more, all the efforts to build to the … Continue reading

May 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

LA’s Most Polluted Neighborhoods

A new interactive map released by the California Environmental Protection Agency shows some of LA’s most polluted areas, and don’t be too surprised but South LA has made the list. … Continue reading

May 12, 2013 · Leave a comment