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Oct 11, 2012
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Oct 10, 2012
Otto Khera commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"Great meeting you at CicLAvia yesterday - and I'm so pleased that you did your ride for friends and associates to see the area that you grew up in and know so well! Wonderful :)"
Oct 8, 2012
Otto Khera commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"http://www.usc.edu/libraries/archives/la/historic/ Doheny Mansion and Stimson House are along the way/nearby ... not sure about other houses "
Aug 31, 2012
Liliana Vasquez commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"FYI! I have decided to begin the tour from Expo Park and ride through USC down Hoover. Highlighting The Row and that amazing house on the corner of 28th ST and Hoover then riding East on 27th st. making a right on Magnolia to come out on Adams.…"
Aug 30, 2012
Liliana Vasquez commented on Otto Khera's blog post Upcoming Neighborhood Bike Ambassadors Program Meeting - Aug 29 (Wed) at 7 PM at USC's Gerontology Bldg (Rm 230)
"Oh man I just read this missed it by a day....keep on having them and I will definitely come out and support "
Aug 30, 2012
Liliana Vasquez's blog post was featured

Ciclavia and our community

Hello my name is Liliana Vasquez I recently joined this group. A little about myself I grew up in the area of University park lived all my life in the parameters that are between Toberman and Vermont Jefferson 23rd St area.I am interested in the preservation and cultural history our neighborhood. In recent years I have noticed a revival in the interests of neighborhoods all around the Downtown Los Angeles areas. I feel that our area is as rich in history if not more then places such as Boyle…See More
Aug 30, 2012
Liliana Vasquez commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"Yes Eddie the two points you noted are what I have in mind. The ride however would be during Ciclavia I would take some of the people I know that I ride with around my neighborhood and show them what it is I love about my little neck of the…"
Aug 9, 2012
Eddie North-Hager commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"I am also interested in your idea. If we can more clearly set out the objectives and timelines we can see where we can fit in. It sounds like we would like • a history/art/architecture ride pre-Ciclavia • a booth on the Ciclavia route to…"
Aug 8, 2012
Otto Khera commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"... to be clear ..."
Aug 7, 2012
Otto Khera commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"Also - be clear (rereading my comment below) -- both me and my wife Rita AND kids are interested in the history of Doheny, St. Vincents/Mount St. Mary's and the Mission, Victorian architecture, and the wider Adams history ... I mentioned Expo…"
Aug 7, 2012
Otto Khera commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"So we're located to the south of you, on Leighton Avenue approximately near Budlong. From there, we can see the Coliseum and I'm reminded of that history and place -- and how easy and safe for families it is to ride there. I often ride…"
Aug 6, 2012
Liliana Vasquez commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"Thank You Otto yes please do. My idea basically is just taking a group of riders around Adams and Hoover then back on out to Figueroa. I still am pondering the exact route and will be going out in the next couple of weeks to tour on my own the…"
Aug 6, 2012
Otto Khera commented on Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
"Hi Liliana! I fully agree that there is increasing interest in the preservation of South LA's (and wider LA's) cultural history. I will support you and your efforts as a local resident and USC staff member as much as I can. I am involved…"
Aug 6, 2012
Otto Khera promoted Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
Aug 6, 2012
Otto Khera promoted Liliana Vasquez's blog post Ciclavia and our community
Aug 6, 2012

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A little about me:
I grew up in the neighborhood. Lived from age 5 to 12 at the Victorian house located adjacent to the Arco gas station on Hoover and 23rd st. We then moved to an apartment over on 24th st and Union. I love the neighborhood and now that I am a full adult I am interested in its history. I want to educate myself more so that I may help in restoring it and preserving it.
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I don't have any
Who referred you?
self
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writer
School you attend:
Norwood St Elementary
Favorite local business:
La Barca, Pete's Burgers, Ralphs,

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Ciclavia and our community

Posted on August 5, 2012 at 1:00pm 10 Comments

Hello my name is Liliana Vasquez I recently joined this group. A little about myself I grew up in the area of University park lived all my life in the parameters that are between Toberman and Vermont Jefferson 23rd St area.

I am interested in the preservation and cultural history our neighborhood. In recent years I have noticed a revival in the interests of neighborhoods all around the Downtown Los Angeles areas. I feel that our area is as rich in history if not more then places such…

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Offering a fresh look at the groundbreaking play that established David Mamet as a seismic force in theater, the Department of Music, Theatre and Dance at California State University, Los Angeles joins forces with multiple award-winning Deaf West Theatre to present American Buffalo. Deaf West Theatre is renowned for casting a mix of deaf and hearing actors in productions performed simultaneously in American Sign Language and spoken English. American Buffalo’s highly-charged, naturalistic…See More
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The Emmy® Award-winning 55th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration – your L.A. tradition! Music ensembles, choirs and dance companies from the many neighborhoods and cultures of the region celebrate the season during this free, three-hour holiday show that is perfect for the whole family. And, for the first time, this beloved program will be broadcast on PBS SoCaL, the PBS station for Greater Los Angeles. New to the show this year are the all female, Latin Grammy-nominated music group Trio…See More
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55th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion at the Music Center

December 24, 2014 from 3pm to 6pm
The Emmy® Award-winning 55th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration – your L.A. tradition! Music ensembles, choirs and dance companies from the many neighborhoods and cultures of the region celebrate the season during this free, three-hour holiday show that is perfect for the whole family. And, for the first time, this beloved program will be broadcast on PBS SoCaL, the PBS station for Greater Los Angeles. New to the show this year are the all female, Latin Grammy-nominated music group Trio…See More
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55th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration at Dorothy Chandler Pavilion at the Music Center

December 24, 2014 from 3pm to 6pm
The Emmy® Award-winning 55th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration – your L.A. tradition! Music ensembles, choirs and dance companies from the many neighborhoods and cultures of the region celebrate the season during this free, three-hour holiday show that is perfect for the whole family. And, for the first time, this beloved program will be broadcast on PBS SoCaL, the PBS station for Greater Los Angeles. New to the show this year are the all female, Latin Grammy-nominated music group Trio…See More
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