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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…

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San Pedro News Pilot

San Pedro's Renee Ketner Is 2020 CIF-LACS Scholar Athlete Of The Year

Announced in mid-May, San Pedro High School senior Renee Ketner was bestowed upon the highest individual honor by the CIF-Los Angeles City Section as the 2019-2020 Female Scholar Athlete Of The Year.

Ketner's athletic prowess at San Pedro will be notably remembered for being on four straight undefeated Marine League championship teams for soccer, and…

San Pedro Prep Sports 2019-2020 Final Year In Review

San Pedro News Pilot 2019-2020 Prep Sports Players Of The Year
Football: Joshua Ward (San Pedro).
Girls Volleyball: Sammie Sabra & Serena Ramirez (Mary Star)
Boys Basketball: Ian Hietala (San Pedro).
Girls Basketball: Isabella Serrano & Sarah Leyba (Mary Star).
Boys Soccer: Billy Lopez (San…

Class Of 2020 Spotlight: San Pedro Baseball Infielder Joshua Duarte

As we continue this special San Pedro News Pilot Class Of 2020 Spotlight feature series on student athletes at the San Pedro-based high schools whose senior years were cut short due to the coronavirus, here is our feature on San Pedro High School baseball infielder.

In three years time, Duarte has carved his own path in a very…

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

Holy Week at Silver Lake Church

Join us for a week of Easter activities!  
- Maundy Thursday Worship Service // A celebration of togetherness // Kids program included // 6:30pm @ SLCC
- Good Friday Homeless Lunch // Serve Jesus by serving a meal to unhoused neighbors // 12-2pm @ Bond Park in Atwater Village
- Easter Sunday // Egg Hunt and Potluck…
 

Blog Posts

Masterful Woodwindist Justo Almario Quartet "Live 'Concert Series' Livestream/Archives" @ The 'new' World STAGE Fri. Sept. 30th, 8PM PT *updatez* [Next-up: Adam LEDBETTER 10/7]

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Mutual Admiration - "Having a deep & passionate Jazz moment w/ the internationally acclaimed philosopher & social activist Dr. Cornel West!" - Justo Almario, Facebook/Meta Post

Two-of-the-all-time greatest, together -…

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CNN TV: Wkend Schedule - Sun. 9/25/'22 PT; NEWs + Who's Talking To Chris Wallace / Immaculate Concussion / The Murdochs *updatez*

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CNN SPECIAL REPORT - "IMMACULATE CONCUSSION: THE TRUTH BEHIND HAVANA ...   5PM PT

 (2) Episodes: Premieres 6 & 7PM & Replays 9 & 10PM PT

Anchor/Hosts: Victor BLACKWELL & Christi PAUL, Abby PHILLIP, Jake TAPPER &/or Dana BASH, Fareed ZAKARIA…

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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

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TOM NIXON The Nixon Tapes/Roots Music 'n Beyond [Oct 1st, 2022] 1st Sat. of-the-month 7~9AM *updatez* at KPFK 90.7 FM

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The Nixon Tapes 1st & sometimes 5th Sat. of the month w/ Host, Tom Nixon ... takes listeners on a dithyrambic musical romp through all eras & areas making the familiar sound unfamiliar & vice versa.Saturdays, 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. (rotatin' hosts)Americana to world music sounds, folk to funk, bluegrass to blues & beyondSee More
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ADAM LEDBETTER "In-House 'Concert Series' Livestream/Archives" @ The 'new' World STAGE Fri Oct 7th 2022 8PM PT *updatez* [post/flyer]

[Livestream or In-Person Audience or Live-Recordin' Archives] (ltd. seats w/ Artist Support Fee - donation based).The World Stage: Website / EVENTS CALENDAR - N/A.Facebook/Meta: Event pg. - N/A.Adam Ledbetter ft. Kizzie – Jazz/Hip Hop/Spoken Word -…
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"Re: MetalJazz . . .   SEPTEMBER 30, 2022 Heavy shorts: KMFDM, Megadeth, Fallujah. Beat frosting, soldiering on, cortex cleansing.RIP: Pharoah Sanders. Just a listen or two for a man who changed (J)azz. Links: This week…"
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Masterful Woodwindist Justo Almario Quartet "Live 'Concert Series' Livestream/Archives" @ The 'new' World STAGE Fri. Sept. 30th, 8PM PT *updatez* [Next-up: Adam LEDBETTER 10/7]

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[Livestream or In-Person Audience or Live-Recordin' Archives] (ltd. seats w/ Artist Support Fee - donation based).The World Stage: Website / EVENTS CALENDAR -…
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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

Schools implement new game art major and minor

Students learn 3D modeling and animation to prepare for careers in gaming.

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USC prepares to kick off Green Week

The second annual Green Week returns with new goals, activities and projects.

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Consulting clubs: Competition and pay-off

With low acceptance rates, the clubs reflect the selective consulting industry’s ethos.

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