University Park Family's Blog – July 2010 Archive (9)

Cold fruits and veggies may soon be available at your corner market: City loans businesses money to buy refrigerators

The City's redevelopment Agency is planning to offer loans to convenience stores to buy refrigerators so they can sell more fruits and vegetables, reports Howard Fine in labusinessjournal.com



Seems reasonable - spur small business / get healthier residents. Business (and home) owners and credit card users know that credit is tight. Not everyone agrees. But almost everyone.… Continue

Added by University Park Family on July 28, 2010 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Relive the Central Avenue Jazz Festival! In memory of Aunty Bunny, RIP.

The 15th annual Central Avenue Jazz Festival filled South Los Angeles with song this weekend with legendary Roy Gaines and Grammy nominated Bobby Rodriguez.



And even in spectacle, music is so personal as photohami reports on YouTube.



He/she went to Central Ave. yesterday to see Ernie Andrews.



"I first met him in the living room of Aunt Bunny. I also met Gerry Wiggins and Papa John Creach there. Aunt Bunny was my connection to the LA jazz… Continue

Added by University Park Family on July 27, 2010 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Cool kid at California Science Center on ABC



Sammy Williams is a Cool Kid who "enlightens kids as a volunteer at the California Science Center," Danny Romero writes at ABC7.



"She's very motivated. She has many goals and she's very determined to make her goals come true, her dreams come true," said exhibit coordinator Juanita Juarez.… Continue

Added by University Park Family on July 26, 2010 at 9:30am — No Comments

Books wanted: Hyde Park Matthews Library is having a book sale

Friends of the Hyde Park Miriam Matthews Branch Library - Florence and … Continue

Added by University Park Family on July 23, 2010 at 1:35pm — No Comments

Central Avenue Jazz Festval this Weekend, featuring Roy Gaines

Come hear the music where it all started - on Central Avenue in South Los Angeles.

Saturday & Sunday, July 24 & 25
Noon to 6 p.m.


On Central Avenue and…
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Added by University Park Family on July 22, 2010 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Town Hall meeting on state budget at Science Center in Expo Park

Assemblyman Mike Davis organized a town hall on the 2010 California Budget on Saturday, July 24, from 9 am to 1 pm at the California Science Center, Annenberg Center Muses Room.



As the state is facing historic shortfalls feuding over ideologies has caused a budget stalemate to the point that the Gov. Schwarzenegger is again trying to pay state workers minimum wage until the budget is passed. It appears that he hopes that having state workers suffer will force the two sides to… Continue

Added by University Park Family on July 19, 2010 at 10:55am — No Comments

Get to know Leimert Park with CAFAM and Folk Art Everywhere

Getting to Know LA: Leimert Park

Saturday | July 10

11:00 am - approx. 2:00 pm

FREE (transportation and lunch not…
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Added by University Park Family on July 8, 2010 at 10:42am — No Comments

Get Henna'd at Mercado La Paloma on Friday with CAFAM





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Added by University Park Family on July 8, 2010 at 10:30am — No Comments

Jazz in Leimert and then Fireworks in Expo Park on the Fourth of July

Celebrate our country's birthday right!



I've seen fireworks from the Colorado St. bridge in Pasadena for the Rose Bowl show, from the deck of a home in the Palos Verdes hills to see Carson's Home Depot

and San Pedro's Queen Mary, from Ballona Creek for Culver City and

from the new Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook for a 360 degree view (and it was fantastic).



Still nothing beats laying back on a blanket in Christmas Tree Lane

Outside the Coliseum and seeing that… Continue

Added by University Park Family on July 1, 2010 at 12:52am — No Comments

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RISE on KPFK "a weekly creative (J)azz celebration of African roots, social consciousness & spiritual transcendence". Stylistically it generally revolves around a specific sub-genre that has come to be called "spiritual (J)azz"; however, I often touch base w/ many other facets of the (J)azz tradition.  It is mostly a music mix show w/ occasional live performances & interviews as…See More
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MARK de CLIVE-LOWE "livestream" La Ceiba Festival: Live Remix Set Sawubona 4PM PT

  We See You. We Hear You  Sunday 28 June    I'm returning to La Ceiba Festival w/ a livestream in solidarity w/ Black Lives Matter & the uprising for racial justice in America, which has also spread further around the world. As Founding Artist-in-Residence for La Ceiba Festival, it's an honor to be creating for their Festival through this time & especially this installment - named for the Zulu greeting Sawubona: "We See You. We Hear You", putting together a live remix set of music…See More
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