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South L.A. out in force for the 2016 Kingdom Day Parade

The South L.A. community gathered Monday to celebrate culture, heritage and civil rights during the 2016 Kingdom Day Parade.

Afterschool programs teach students tech as LAUSD restructures

Many groups are trying to increase the exposure to technology and its practical applications in daily life to students living in South Los Angeles.

Culver City Times

Multimedia Journalist Germany Kent Honored as first African American Woman to receive prestigious Sigma Delta Chi Award for Online Independent Deadline Reporting

Germany Kent is an American print and television journalist, radio personality, author, and producer. Her 2018 coverage of the mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California won the Sigma Delta Chi in Online Independent Deadline Reporting; Kent is the first African American woman to achieve this honor in this category from the Society of Professional Journalists.

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reDiscover Center’s Tinkering Camps Filling Fast

 LOS ANGELES, CA: reDiscover Center, LA’s largest public kids makerspace, is proud to announce enrollment for their 10 week summer camp season is nearing capacity. The camps, called “Tinkering School LA,” are held at reDiscover Center’s main location on Washington Blvd. in Culver City and at satellite locations in Manhattan Beach, Los Feliz, and Pacific Palisades.

 

“Tinkering School LA has been extremely popular here at reDiscover since we started the camps in 2011,” stated…

Culver City Elks recognize the new Elk of the Year and other tireless members

Culver City Elks Lodge #1917 held their awards ceremony Friday night, celebrating the achievements of our local members throughout the 2018 year.

Genevieve Santiesteban earned the title of Elk of the Year with her tireless work on the activities we held throughout the…

Birthdays

San Pedro News Pilot

San Pedro High School Football 2019 Preview

No one truly anticipated the 2018 San Pedro High football going the way it did.

Typically, San Pedro would start off strong in their first five games of 2018, and then the Pirates hit a tailspin of losing their next four before finally closing the regular season strong with a victory over Gardena… their only Marine League victory.

Still,…

The 2019 Schedules Are Set For San Pedro & Mary Star Football

It's that time of year again...

The 2019 Prep Football season is rapidly approaching, and the schedules are now officially in for the San Pedro & Mary Star Of The Sea High School football teams, as both look to improve off their 2018 campaigns.

San…

San Pedro Baseball Trio & Los Angeles Wins GEICO City Series Title

CHICAGO - If you didn't know, now you know.

The CIF-Los Angeles City Section can play some baseball.

A Section that has produced future & current Major League Baseball stars and Hall Of Famers like Ozzie Smith, Eddie Murray, Sparky Anderson, Bret Saberhagen, Darryl Strawberry, Robin Yount, Randy Wolf, Jon Garland, Garrett Anderson,…

Culver City Times

Multimedia Journalist Germany Kent Honored as first African American Woman to receive prestigious Sigma Delta Chi Award for Online Independent Deadline Reporting

Germany Kent is an American print and television journalist, radio personality, author, and producer. Her 2018 coverage of the mass shooting in Thousand Oaks, California won the Sigma Delta Chi in Online Independent Deadline Reporting; Kent is the first African American woman to achieve this honor in this category from the Society of Professional Journalists.

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reDiscover Center’s Tinkering Camps Filling Fast

 LOS ANGELES, CA: reDiscover Center, LA’s largest public kids makerspace, is proud to announce enrollment for their 10 week summer camp season is nearing capacity. The camps, called “Tinkering School LA,” are held at reDiscover Center’s main location on Washington Blvd. in Culver City and at satellite locations in Manhattan Beach, Los Feliz, and Pacific Palisades.

 

“Tinkering School LA has been extremely popular here at reDiscover since we started the camps in 2011,” stated…

Culver City Elks recognize the new Elk of the Year and other tireless members

Culver City Elks Lodge #1917 held their awards ceremony Friday night, celebrating the achievements of our local members throughout the 2018 year.

Genevieve Santiesteban earned the title of Elk of the Year with her tireless work on the activities we held throughout the…

Silver Lake Star

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT

This night, we gather with police, government representatives and neighbors to share food, friendship and face painting. Tunes from Sunset Junction Band, treats from local eateries, tree giveaway for qualified residents and timely information from Silver Lake Chamber, Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic and other local…

OPEN SPACE OR OFFICE SPACE?

Reservoir Committee Meeting

Thursday, July 18, 7-9PM, The Goods Mart, 3140 Sunset Blvd.

At the June 5 Silver Lake Neighborhood Council Governing Board meeting, LADWP made a presentation that included info about their plan to install a modular, prefab office and parking lot for 30 next to the Silver Lake Reservoir in an area that is zoned for Open Space to bring in project managers of…

SILVER LAKE COMEDY FEST - COMEDIANS AND CHARITIES CELEBRATE FUN & LAUGHTER

Hey, Silver Lake Star readers, ready for some silliness tonight? We have access to a few complimentary tickets. At this point, call or text for details 323.304.8749. Great line up. Great causes. Details at…

 

Blog Posts

CNN TV: Sundaz Jun 16th NEWS / The MOVIES ~ *updatez*

Posted by Jo- Koo of DojO- on August 15, 2019 at 4:01pm 0 Comments

Su - Mornin', Af'tanoon, Evenin' & Overnite ~

The Seventies

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Examining the decade through its politics, culture & historic events.…
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The 'new' World Stage [Concert Schedule] ¿August 2019? "Summer Jazz Concert Series +" ~ *updatez*

Posted by Jo- Koo of DojO- on August 13, 2019 at 2:22am 99 Comments

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"The Village LIVES!" - Eddie North-Hager, LeimertParkBeat.com The Soul of L.A. "The only source dedicated to the news of Leimert Park"

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Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director, The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery non-profit…

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CNN TV: Sun., Jun 11th - Original Decade Series "The 80's / NEWS / The MOVIES Series ~ *updatez*

Posted by Jo- Koo of DojO- on August 10, 2019 at 7:22am 0 Comments

Mornin', Aftanoon, Evenin' & Overnite -

The Eighties

Sun 12am PT
The CNN Original Series "The Eighties" explores this totally rad decade & its cultural, political, &…
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CNN TV: TGIF Aug. 9th NEWS / SPECIAL REPORT ~ *updatez*

Posted by Jo- Koo of DojO- on August 8, 2019 at 4:05am 0 Comments

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Fri 12AM PT
Don Lemon brings you the biggest stories, news-makers & spirited…
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CNN TV: Wkend - Sun., Aug. 4th "The Most Trusted Name in NEWS" / The MOVIES (original) series (back-by-popular-demand) ~ *updatez*

Posted by Jo- Koo of DojO- on August 3, 2019 at 9:00am 0 Comments

Mornin', Af'tanoon, Evenin' & Overnite ~

The Sixties

Sun 12AM PT
The space race, the cold war, civil rights & more: The decade of the 1960's shaped our history -- & changed the…
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CNN TV: "live" DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL DEBATES Jul 30th & 31st 5PM PT + Post Analysis / Replay ~ *updatez*

Posted by Jo- Koo of DojO- on July 31, 2019 at 11:33am 0 Comments

Hunker down for a week of debates

2020 Democratic debates go down

The…
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Resources, restaurants and respites

24th Street Theatre

Bacaro LA Wine Bar

The 2-9 Cafe

Rosso's Pizzeria



Ragazzi Room

Farmers Markets



University Avenue Farmers Market
Tuesdays 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Jefferson and Hoover


Expo Center / CSU Produce Stand

Thursdays 3 - 5 pm
3980 Menlo Ave. at Martin Luther King Blvd. in front of the pool
F.A.M.E. Church Farmers Market, parking lot on the southwestern corner, every Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Expo Park Farmers Market
11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturdays
South lawn of Natural History Museum

Adams/Vermont Farmers Market

2 - 5 p.m. Wednesdays
1432 W. Adams
323-777-1755
L.A. Urban Oasis Farmers Market
5010 11th Avenue
323-291-8748
7 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturdays
Central Avenue

8 a.m. - noon Saturdays
Carver Middle School
4410 McKinley at Vernon 90011
Trojan Fresh Market

11 a.m. - 4p.m. Thursdays
USC campus - Alumni Park

Exposition Park 160 acres of culture and green space in the middle of a metropolis


Expo Center - an Olympic-sized pool, a kids pool with water features and a gym
Expo Park Farmers Market
11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Saturdays
South lawn of Natural History Museum

California Science Center California African American Museum
Natural History Museum of LA CountyRose GardenAhmanson Senior Center
Parsons Preschool

Leimert Park Beat

The World Stage· DwighTrible Presents: ¿August 2019? "End of Summer Jazz Concert Series +" [SCHEDULE] ~ *updatez*

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"The Village LIVES!" - Eddie North-Hager, LeimertParkBeat.com
"Alwayz somethin' happenin' @ The World STAGE" - Mark Maxwell, (20 yrs) Host of RISE on KPFK 90.7FM 
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Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery non-profit 501(c)(3) ~

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*No Aug. 2019 Calendar Schedule…

LADIES LOVE LAUGHTER "Comedy Show!" @ The STAGE [Every 3rd Sat. Nite] "Safe, Good Satdaz Nite ~ *updatez*

Presented by Dwight Trible, Executive Director non profit 501(c)(3) The 'new' World STAGE Art, Education & Performance Gallery "Summer Jazz Concert Series +"

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CNN TV: Sundaz Jun 16th NEWS / The MOVIES ~ *updatez*

Su - Mornin', Af'tanoon, Evenin' & Overnite ~The SeventiesSu 12am PTExamining the decade through its politics, culture & historic events...CNN Newsroom Live (CNNI)Sun 1 & 2am PTThe latest news from around the world...…See More
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CNN TV: Sun., Jun 11th - Original Decade Series "The 80's / NEWS / The MOVIES Series ~ *updatez*

Mornin', Af' tanoon, Evenin' & Overnite -The EightiesSun 12am PTThe CNN Original Series "The Eighties" explores this totally rad decade & its cultural, political, & technological impact on today...CNN Newsroom Live (CNNI)Sun 1 & 2am PTThe latest news from around the world...…See More
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CNN TV: TGIF Aug. 9th NEWS / SPECIAL REPORT ~ *updatez*

 Mornin', Af'tanoon, Evenin' & Overnite -CNN TonightFri 12AM PTDon Lemon brings you the biggest stories, news-makers & spirited conversations of the day...Early StartFri 1 & 2AM PTGet a jump on the day's news w/ Christine Romans & Dave Briggs...…See More
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Members

University Park Schools

Foshay Learning Center, a K-12 school, which was named one of America's Best Schools by Newsweek and the Washington Post

Manual Arts High School
became an Innovation Design School in 2008

32nd Street/USC Visual and Performing Arts Magnet School
is one of the the most popular magnet schools in the LAUSD

Dr. Theodore T. Alexander Jr. Science Center School, designed by renowned architect Thom Mayne, is a collaboration between the California Science Center and LAUSD

John W. Mack Elementary School
opened in 2005 and is named in honor of the man who headed the Los Angeles Urban League for 36 years

Lenicia B. Weemes Elementary School

Norwood Street Elementary School
has its own Farmers Market

Vermont Avenue Elementary School

St. Vincent School opened in 1911 and is the second oldest school in Los Angeles

St. Agnes Parish School just created a new website

University Park Services and Officials

311 call this number for all non-emergency needs. The operator, who is there 24 hours a day, can transfer you to the department that should help answer your questions and solve your problems. It works.

Councilwoman Jan Perry and her personal website.

Councilman Bernard Parks
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County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas.

North Area Neighborhood Development Council website and blog.

Daily Trojan

A time of crisis: Reflecting on three years of turmoil at USC

Here are some of the greatest challenges USC has faced in the past few years.

The post A time of crisis: Reflecting on three years of turmoil at USC appeared first on Daily Trojan.

Lambda Chi Alpha purchases fraternity house

The fraternity raised $140,000 to buy the property after a four-year campaign.

The post Lambda Chi Alpha purchases fraternity house appeared first on Daily Trojan.

USC, UCLA student leaders respond to admissions scandal

The students penned an editorial on admissions inequality in the L.A. Times.

The post USC, UCLA student leaders respond to admissions scandal appeared first on Daily Trojan.

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