more resources - leimert park village surrounding area & local government
Commercial and cultural aspects
The Leimert Park Fine Art Gallery
MSBet News, "Black Artists find Renaissance in LA's Leimert Park"
World Stage Home Page
by/about michael datcher:
"driving while black"
"why young black men don't vote"
"black english: an issue of pain and pride"
about local/international jazz drummer Billy Higgins
Europe Jazz Connection Biography
about local artist Kamau DaŠood
Article "L.A. Beyond the Pale"
Press release from KTLA and P.O.V. Documentary, "No Loans Today
Sherrice Iverson The Official Website
Article "Lament for Black Los Angeles" by Erin J. Aubry
LA Watts Times, "No Meters in Leimert Park!
Larger Church organizations in area
West Angeles Church of God in Christ
First African Methodist Episcopalian
City of Los Angeles Council District 8 site
City of Los Angeles Council District 8 Points of Interest site
Los Angeles Neighborhood Initiative (LANI)
Crenshaw Neighborhood Plan:
LA Times interview with West Angeles Church of God
in Christ Bishop
Charles Edward Blake
Leimert Park Village Community Development Corporation:
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