Don’t forget to contact Mary Bailey to sign up for a potluck dish!
According to the new regulation, persons may live in a vehicle:
- Daytime Hours – between 6:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m. – more than one block (500 feet) away from licensed schools, pre-schools, daycare facilities, or parks;
- Nighttime Hours – between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. – in non-residentially zoned areas which are more than one block (500 feet) away from licensed schools, pre-schools or daycare facilities or parks.
The Pan African Film Festival celebrates 25 years, February 9-20, 2017. Screenings at the Rave Cinemas at Baldwin Crenshaw Mall.
“We believe film and art can lead to better understanding and foster communication between peoples of diverse cultures, races, and lifestyles, while at the same time serve as a vehicle to initiate dialogue on the important issues of our times.”
Leimert Park faced off against neighborhoods such as San Pedro, Highland Park and Koreantown to win the award for LA’s neighborhood of the year on real estate website Curbed.com. The “prestigious but fake trophy” was hard-won in a close final battle. Curbed.com followed up with “Your Guide to Leimert Park, the 2016 Neighborhood of the Year”.
Lark Galloway-Gilliam, a beloved community advocate, passed away in December of 2014. She is greatly missed. Amongst many accomplishments, she was the founder of the Community Health Councils, a non-profit, community-based health education and policy organization.
What she was fighting and advocating for was not something she wanted so much as what the community deserved.—Romel Pascual, a former Los Angeles deputy mayor of energy and environment
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