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Student Athlete of the Week: Deiarie Banks
June 25, 2020
View Park junior Deiarie Banks knows way more than just how to outrun her opponent. Being captain of the Knights’ track and field team, she learned how to boost the morale of her teammates while performing at a high level. ... read more »
Inspired Garden Artistry Hosts Blooms with a View 10th Anniversary Spring Garden Tour and Vendor Park
March 12, 2020
In celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the View Park, Windsor Hills, View Heights, and Ladera Heights bi-annual Garden Tour, there will be a host of activities for garden aficionados, adults, and children. Scheduled throughout the day will be drumming at one of the gardens, and potting classes, a children’s play area, plant swap, food, music, and giveaways at the vendor park. ... read more »
Displacement in Los Angeles The First Time
February 14, 2020
Some of the country’s most intense “battles” around gentrification - commonly defined as the renovation or reinvigoration of communities or areas thru the influx of new residents and businesses which leads to the displacement of long-term residents from those same communities or areas - are currently being waged in predominantly Black South L.A. neighborhoods such as Leimert Park, View Park and Windsor Hills.  ... read more »
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Issa Rae Collaborates with Ajay Relan and Yonnie Hagos to Open Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen In Inglewood
December 26, 2019
Just below the second floor of Hilltop Coffee + Kitchen the phrase, “WE’RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER” functions as a sentry to the patrons who enter the shop residing on the corner of La Brea Avenue and Regent Street. ... read more »
It All Starts with a Coffee Shop: Gentrification Beyond the Numbers
December 13, 2018
Windsor Hills and View Park have always been a shining Black light in Los Angeles. It’s where Black doctors and lawyers aspired to live when they weren’t welcomed in Bel-Air or Brentwood, where Ray Charles, Meghan Markle, and Ike and Tina Turner lived. It was the gold standard for Black people, a gleaming refuge lost to most in the sprawl of Los Angeles. ... read more »
Relay For Life of Baldwin Hills June 23rd, 9 A.M.
June 19, 2018
Relay For Life of Baldwin Hills 2018 and the communities of Ladera Heights, View Park, Windsor Hills, Crenshaw, and Leimert Park   A 24 hour event starting on June 23rd at 9 am Ending at 9 am on June 24th Yvonne B. ... read more »
Student Athlete of the Week: Jaden Lyons
December 21, 2017
After four years of varsity play with the View Park Knights, this student athlete knows how important and impactful hard work can be for a team. ... read more »
Carper Named Parish Life Director of St. Bernadette Catholic Church
August 18, 2016
Deacon Jim Carper, former Director of Marketing and Development for Holy Name of Jesus School, was recently appointed the Parish Life Director (Deacon – Administrator) for St. ... read more »
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View Park—Historically Black and Proud
August 11, 2016
The African-American neighborhood has been recognized by the National Register as a Historic Place ... read more »
New Updates Unveiled at Jim Gilliam Recreation Center
November 19, 2015
Together with Edwina Gilliam, the widow of Dodger great Jim Gilliam, and the Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation, L.A. City Council President Herb J. Wesson, Jr. unveiled updates to the recreation center named in honor of the 1953 National League Rookie of the Year. ... read more »
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