It seems there are endless sources of Scams in L.A, and probably all over the U.S. - this information was just received from our Neighborhood Watch Lead Officer. While most of us know better than to accept/cash something unsolicited, we also know family members and friends who are not always quite as up on these things:
"One of your neighbors recently received a Fed-Ex, overnight envelope (very official in appearance). When she opened the envelope she found a solicitation from a…
Added by Marlene Bauman on June 30, 2012 at 2:14pm — No Comments
An article has surfaced today from Harvard & MIT regarding new FREE online classes, coming in the fall. I have NOT verified this, but I doubt it is untrue, and feel it is worth checking out!
"Today's announcement brings the possibility of transformation through education to the world. edX gives Harvard and MIT an unprecedented opportunity to dramatically extend our collective reach by conducting groundbreaking research into effective education and by extending online…Continue
Added by Marlene Bauman on June 21, 2012 at 8:44am — No Comments
Several of my friends have been experiencing this recently, so even if you already have heard about it, I thought I'd share.
Added by Marlene Bauman on June 21, 2012 at 8:11am — No Comments
On Monday, June 18, 2012, City Engineer Gary Lee Moore, and geotechnical experts from the consulting firm Shannon & Wilson presented the findings contained in an 800-page report on the White Point Landslide – the November 20th 2011 geologic event that destroyed a…Continue
Added by Linda L. Grimes on June 12, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Haffway House & Delacreme Presents Audy Murphy Sticky Ricky & Big Vic(CNC Squad) Release Party with Also Performing will be Tony San’s Yung LA, FABrelle & More. Show is Saturday July 28th, 2012 at The Plush Lounge Down Stairs of The World Famous Key Club (9039 Sunset Blvd West Hollywood CA 90069)
This is an 18+ event, and…Continue
Added by James Jones on June 12, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments
As homeowners, and even as renters, we all need to find solutions that are effective, but safe for our families, specially children, and our pets. I am always looking for "green" solutions and will be writing about my findings.
Termites – It might not have residual properties, but amazingly we tried vinegar (mixed with soap & water) on termites that we found after cutting a board from our garage. It killed them almost instantly, and the orange based termite spray from the hardware…Continue
Added by Marlene Bauman on June 10, 2012 at 11:50am — No Comments
Recently, we had an "exciting" afternoon in South Shores, and I want to share information we received regarding this event from our SLO Officer Wight:
"I just wanted to give you all a quick update. During the day on 06/06/2012 a group of four male Hispanics were seen distributing flyers in South Shores. And because our Neighborhood Watchers are attentive and proactive, a number of you called it in. The information that I received is a number of Officers responded to the area,…Continue
Added by Marlene Bauman on June 10, 2012 at 11:39am — No Comments
Los Angeles City Councilman Joe Buscaino has announced that City Engineer Gary Lee Moore will present his findings of the geotechnical report about the White Point Landslide at a community meeting. The meeting will be held on Monday, June 18, 6:30 PM at White Point Elementary School auditorium at 1410 Silvius…Continue
Don't hurt your eyes, watch it on NASA's site!!!
Added by Marlene Bauman on June 5, 2012 at 4:31pm — No Comments
Thanks to Tom Dorsey of SanPedro.com, "SanPedro-Classifieds.com is up and running for Employment Wanted and Needed and Lost and Found Pets. We are in Beta mode. All Employment and Lost and Found Ads Are Free!!"
Added by Marlene Bauman on June 1, 2012 at 9:33pm — No Comments