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SPHS Football Is Still Unbeaten After Road Win At Fairfax

Posted by Jamaal Kellen Street on October 3, 2014 at 2:00am 0 Comments

LOS ANGELES - The San Pedro High football team knew full well coming in to Fairfax High School that the Lions were going to be ready for them.

For starters, the…

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Curmudgeon Corner - Getting Squeezed

Posted by Larry Momo aka Thomas W Irons on October 3, 2014 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

Curmudgeon Corner

My Rooney Thoughts for October 3rd, 2014

 

            (Well, I’m back.  Took some time off to complete a book of short stories and published it on Amazon.  In case you would like to read it, the title is Shadows In Our Lives: A Collection of Short Stories.  It is available at Amazon.com and I used my pen name Thomas William Irons.  Buy it today, while it’s still on sale.)

            I don’t know about all you good folks but as a…

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SP's Paige Peterson Comes From Long Line Of Great Hitters

Posted by Jamaal Kellen Street on September 30, 2014 at 12:48am 0 Comments

The San Pedro High girls volleyball program has had a great list of outside hitters that have came to the school, and their most recent product, senior Paige Peterson, has been a mainstay for four years.…

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SPHS Football Uses Strong Second Half To Remain Unbeaten

Posted by Jamaal Kellen Street on September 27, 2014 at 4:48pm 0 Comments

When you carry an unbeaten record to this point of a high school football season, you are going to get the best shot out of the next team on your schedule just looking to pin that first loss on your record.…

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Angela Pisano's 10 Aces Powers MSHS Girls Volleyball Past POLA

Posted by Jamaal Kellen Street on September 24, 2014 at 1:13am 0 Comments

The Mary Star High girls volleyball team battled fiercely in a pair of losses to St. Anthony of Long Beach and Calvary Chapel of Downey, so they were more than determined to show what they were made of...…

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SPHS Football Posts Solid Road Victory At Culver City

Posted by Jamaal Kellen Street on September 20, 2014 at 1:30am 0 Comments

CULVER CITY - The San Pedro High football team hadn't played a game in two weeks due to last week's bye, and normally that would spell trouble.…

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Obituary for Michael A. Simms

Posted by Betsy McBride-Simms on September 15, 2014 at 6:25pm 0 Comments

Michael A Simms, 77, a long-time resident of San Pedro,  peacefully passed away at his home in Grays River, WA, August 8th, while surrounded by family and friends.

Born March 29, 1937 in Los Angeles to Lee and Margaret Lawrence-Simms, Michael grew up on the lots of MGM and Columbia Studios where he performed bit parts with Spencer Tracy in the Academy-Award winning movie "Edison, the Man".  He also appeared in the popular "Blondie" series with his brother, child actor Larry…

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No Miracle Needed: SPHS Girls Volleyball Sweeps Banning

Posted by Jamaal Kellen Street on September 16, 2014 at 2:52am 0 Comments

Nearly a year ago, the San Pedro High girls volleyball team came up on a desperate, yet remarkable comeback from a 14-8 deficit in a winner-take-all fifth set against Harbor Area neighbor Banning of Wilmington to win an incredible match so memorable,…

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Vinny Lauro Is Mary Star's Latest Football Two-Way Playmaker

Posted by Jamaal Kellen Street on September 14, 2014 at 12:30am 0 Comments

Whenever the Mary Star High football team needs a big play to happen, they normally get it from one guy in particular wearing a certain number of 22.

In past years,…

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SPHS Football O-Line Plays With Heavy Hearts & Strong Start

Posted by Jamaal Kellen Street on September 14, 2014 at 12:24am 0 Comments

Whenever the San Pedro High football team scores a lot of points and gains a lot of yards on offense, it's easy to point out the play of the quarterback, the agility of the running back, and the skills of the wide receivers. …

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All politics are local in Echo Park - Neighborhood Council elections Sat. April 12

Take charge of your community and vote from 10:00am - 4:00pm Tomorrow
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Echo Park: Do you have a story for KPCC's new First Person series?

What does it take to lead a healthy life? How do we build a healthy community? We know we need good clinics and hospitals staffed by skilled professionals to keep us healthy and and treat us when we're not. But it takes a lot more than that. A healthy community has good schools, plentiful park space, healthy food options, minimal pollution, few or no gangs.

Sharing experiences is one way to build a healthier community.…

Bing Bing leads 7 people 21 miles through South Central LA to End Gang Violence on his 24th Birthday (Footage Included)

On January 19th, 2014, Martin Luther King smiled upon the step that 8 individuals took in attempt to fulfill his dream. Pasadena artist Bing Bing led 7 people on a 21-mile trek through some of the nation's…

 

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Upcoming Road Closures  Upcoming road closures on and around the I-110 (Harbor) Freeway. The first is a two-day, overnight road closure on Thursday, October 30 and Friday, October 31, from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m., involving the connector from the Vincent Thomas Bridge/Westbound SR-47 to Northbound I-110, and to the Gaffey Street exit in San […]

Small Business Entrepreneurship: How to Do Business with the City of Los Angeles. Events Nov. 6 & 18.

Free Holiday Light Exchange, Nov. 13 & 14.

APPLICATIONS BEING ACCEPTED FOR VACANT BOARD SEAT ON CENTRAL SAN PEDRO NEIGHBOR- HOOD COUNCIL.  APPLICATIONS DUE OCTOBER 28, 2014.  Download here.

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Rancho Park's Pico Playhouse To Premiere "Adventures in Candyland" - A Play By Kids for All Ages to Enjoy

Saturday, November 1 marks the sold-out world premiere of "Adventures in Candyland", a  sugary saga written, performed and produced by a group of students from Overland Avenue Elementary School.

The delicious drama features friends on a journey, goblins up to no good, and royalty in peril.

The …

Eat at Pitfire Pizza on Westwood Blvd Thursday 10/23 Good Food for a Good Cause

Join us for a Night of Great Food, Friends, Family and Fundraising

 

Who: Everyone is welcome.

 

What: Support the  Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies (LACES is an LAUSD public middle and high school) while you and your family enjoy delicious artisan pizzas, fresh chopped salads made with locally grown ingredients, fantastic pasta and paninis!

When: 5:00 – 9:00 pm, Thursday, October 23. Arrive anytime…

The Book Truck at Children's Book World - Bring or Buy Books for Underserved Teens

Children's Book World Rancho Park's Children's Book World and The Book Truck are holding a teen book drive to reach readers all across Los Angeles. Stop by tomorrow to donate new or gently used books to this great cause.…

Watch Willy Wonka Under the Stars Tonight at Palms Park

Join your friends and neighbors for a night time screening of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

When:  dusk, Wednesday, August 6

Where: Palms Park, 2950 Overland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90064

No charge for attending. Bring your own chairs and blankets. Popcorn and candy can be purchased.

 
 
 

Call (323) 200-9052 to learn more or click here to send an email.

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SPHS Football Tunes Up In Victory Over Gardena

GARDENA - It may not have been pretty, but San Pedro High football was able to rest their starters for the majority of the second half as they defeated host Gardena, 42-7 in Marine League competition.Little-used senior running back Esteban Garcia became a viable option as he ran for 83 yards on ten carries, and four touchdowns,…See More
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Come out and support POLA Softball at First Thursday on 11/6.  We will be preselling Christmas trees, wreaths, and garland.  With Christmas less than 2 months …

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POLA Christmas Tree Fundraiser at Corner of 6th and Mesa-Across the street from Niko's Pizza

November 6, 2014 from 6pm to 9pm
Come out and support POLA Softball at First Thursday on 11/6.  We will be preselling Christmas trees, wreaths, and garland.  With Christmas less than 2 months away, check one thing off your list and come order your tree, wreath, and/or garland.  All trees, wreaths, and garland will be available for pick up on Dec. 6th.Any questions, please email polasoftballdonations@gmail.comSee More
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100 Percent Soccer

NBCSN ratings show how far Major League Soccer has to go to catch English Premier League Soccer in popularity

NBCSN announced today that last Sunday’s game between Chelsea and Manchester United was its top-rated EPL match ever attracting an average of 1.29 million viewers. From the NBCSN press release: Sunday’s game, which was NBC’s first BPL match on a … Continue reading

Watch Live: The unveiling of the new Los Angeles Major League Soccer club

Here are details on the LAFC ownership group via a just-released MLS press release: LOS ANGELES (October 30, 2014) – A new era for Major League Soccer in Los Angeles began today as MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced that a … Continue reading

Should former Chivas USA enforcer Jesse Marsch be the coach of the new Los Angeles Major League Soccer franchise?

In your face: David Beckham and Jesse Marsch go nose-to-nose in the heyday of the LA SuperClasico (File photo). The Golden Age for defunct MLS club Chivas USA was the trio of seasons it advanced to the playoffs back when … Continue reading

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Finally! Rodeo Road will closed for two weeks beginning Friday, Oct. 24 at 9 p.m.

Metro’s contractor for the Crenshaw/LAX Transit Project Walsh/Shea Corridor Contractor (WSCC), will implement a full street closure at Rodeo Road and Crenshaw Boulevard for 14 consecutive days beginning Friday, Oct. 24, to finish construction of the wall perimeter for the future underground Crenshaw/Expo light rail station.
Continuing work has been schedule around the clock from 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24 through Friday, Nov. 7.
During this time north and south bound traffic traveling…

La Brea Corridor Community Workshop Wed.,Oct. 15, 6-8pm @ Baldwin Hills Public Library

This Wednesday, October 15th is the last community workshop for the La Brea Corridor Planning Study 

6 - 8pm at the Baldwin Hills Public Library

Come and actively participate in visualizing a pedestrian and bike friendly S. La Brea Corridor.


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Got Junk? Donate it to upcoming fundraiser for Mayme Clayton Library and Museum

On Saturday, October 25, 2014, the Mayme Clayton Library and Museum of African American Culture will be collecting donations to its Goodwill Donation Drive Fundraiser.

Come and drop off gently used apparel, household items, books, DVDs, electronics (working or not) at the Goodwill Collection Truck parked in the parking lot of the Mayme Clayton Library and Museum from 9 AM to 1 PM.  

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