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Leimert Park
L.A. Metro to Open New K Line Light Rail Line on October 7, Offer Free Rides on Entire Metro System October 7-9
September 22, 2022
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) today announced that it will officially open the K Line, formerly known as the Crenshaw/LAX Line, to the public shortly after noon on Friday, ... read more »
LA Residents ‘Linked Up’ in Leimert Park for Health, Wellness, and Culture Fest
September 22, 2022
On Sunday, September 18, BLKHLTH and TRAP Medicine hosted “The Link Up,” a health, wellness, and culture fest at Regency West in Leimert Park. The event was from 1-6pm and featured vendors, health screenings, free Cottonelle and BLKHLTH GoodDownThere at-home colorectal cancer screening kits, and more. ... read more »
Barbara Morrison Square Unveiled in Leimert Park
September 15, 2022
More than 300 community members attended the ceremony to honor Barbara Morrison, the legendary “Empress of Blues and Jazz”. ... read more »
Metro Offers Sneak Peek Ride of New K Line
August 25, 2022
Metro held a sneak peek of the soon-to-be fully running “K” Line for the media, Metro Board Members, VIPs, and stakeholders on Monday, August 22, 2022. ... read more »
Leimert Park Ice Cream Shop ‘All Chill Inc’ Incorporates Hip-Hop and Ice Cream 
August 11, 2022
All Chill Inc is a hip-hop ice cream shop located in the heart of Leimert Park. Founded by husband and wife, Julian Petty and Genelle Brooks-Petty, All Chill is a unique blend of hip-hop infused with a variety of ice creams ... read more »
Remembering our Ancestors and Securing our Future at Festival of Masks
June 30, 2022
Leimert Park’s “Day of the Ancestors: Festival of Masks” focused on strategies and practices from across the African Diaspora to promote healing, wellness, intergenerational connection, and a strengthened sense of belonging. ... read more »
L.A. Metro Hosts Dedication Celebration to Showcase Crenshaw/LAX Leimert Park Station
June 30, 2022
On June 25, the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority held a press conference at the Leimert Park Station to celebrate the first station dedication of the Metro K Line. ... read more »
Despite Controversies, Wesson Marks Multiple Successes in CD 10
June 30, 2022
In the midst of the months-long controversy regarding the authorized representative for Council District 10, Herb Wesson has remained totally focused on delivering services for the area’s constituents. ... read more »
Honor Thy Father Celebration Held on Juneteenth
June 23, 2022
The annual Honor Thy Father Awards took place in L.A.’s Leimert Park on June 19, which was observed throughout the country as both Father’s Day and Juneteenth ... read more »
Councilmember Herb Wesson Partners with Leimert Park Rising for Upcoming Juneteenth Festival Celebration
June 16, 2022
The 10th Council District in collaboration with Leimert Park Rising will co-sponsoring   this year’s Juneteenth celebration on Saturday, June 18th in Leimert Park Village to commemorate the holiday. ... read more »
L.A., Carson and Cities Across State Commemorate Juneteenth 2022      
June 16, 2022
On June 6, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti signed a proclamation making Juneteenth an official holiday for city employees.   Although President Joe Biden signed a bill declaring Juneteenth a federal holiday last year, ... read more »
Olympians Rosalyn and Breanna Clark Featured at Strawberry Festival 
May 26, 2022
Leimert Park residents Rosalyn Bryant Clark and Breanna Clark are among the featured celebrities appearing at the 62nd Annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival.   ... read more »
On 30th Anniversary, Los Angeles Reviews Impact of 1992 Civil Unrest  
April 28, 2022
Thirty years ago, on April 29 to May 4, 1992, the streets of South Los Angeles were on fire – literally and figuratively – with both structures and tempers flaring due to the acquittal of four White LAPD officers charged with the horrific beating of Black motorist Rodney King.  ... read more »
The Shining Light Foundation Brings ‘Black History Mural Project’ to Leimert Park  
April 21, 2022
On Sunday, April 17, 2022, the Black History Mural Project had an unveiling in Leimert Park at the Fernando Pullum Community Arts Center. This project paints 28 murals in different cities to educate people on different Black figures throughout history and their significant contribution to society.  ... read more »
Project Pit Brings ‘The Den’ Back to Leimert Park 
March 31, 2022
Carlton Epic and his Project Pit team operate The Den every other Thursday in Leimert Park featuring an open mic, music, food and drinks, and live music.  ... read more »

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