Tipshare, Video Day »

Need Inspiration? My Favorite Video This Week.

Posted February 28, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 1,848 views]
IMG_0335

 
As February comes to a close, I assess my first several weeks of 2012.
Have I kept my New Year’s resolutions?
Am I on track for making this my “best year ever”?
Like so many things the answer is both yes and no. Not like when I was in my teens and 20s, the older I get the more I come to understand life isn’t black and …

Buses, Events, LA Culture, Road Closures, Street Scenes »

Academy Awards Countdown and Traffic Issues Including Metro Service and Road Closures

Posted February 22, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 3,242 views]

First let’s talk road closures, sidewalk closures, then we’ll get in to all the Metro Service issues. I will update as more information becomes available…
On a side note, the show will refer to the venue —
formerly known as the Kodak Theater — as the Hollywood & Highland Center.

UPDATE Friday 2/24/12

UPDATE Thursday 2/23/12
 
Days Prior to Show (Monday, February 20, 2012):

Close Hawthorn Alley on the east side …

Shortcuts, Video Day »

My Favorite Video This Week

Posted February 18, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 1,810 views]
image from owning pink

I’ve always been a huge fan of Van, and now with this video as a backdrop to one of my favorite Morrison songs, how could I resist this as a Shortcuts’ pick?!!
 
…and a thank you to @nuisance_beaver for tweeting the video!
image from owning pink

Events, LA Culture, Road Closures, Shortcuts »

Traffic Jam due to President Obama? Here are your CLOSURES!

Posted February 15, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 6,581 views]

President Obama is visiting Los Angeles today and tomorrow morning

 
Thursday February 16th, 2012
Update 11:51am
Getting reports of a ground hold at LAX about 20 mins ago.  President was scheduled to depart at 11:45am.
Update 10:45am
Obama is on the move – traffic heavy now on Coast Hwy between Macarthur and Newport Coast Dr in both directions.
Update 10:34am
Obama should be wrapping up his speech in Corona del Mar …

Road Closures, Road Construction »

I-210 Freeway Lane Closure Alert – From Tonight 2/13 Through Saturday 2/18

Posted February 14, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 2,056 views]

Tonight’s (Friday) closure cancelled! 2/17/12
Beginning tonight, Monday, February 13, and each day thereafter through Friday, February 17, there will be several closures of the eastbound I-210 Freeway lanes for construction of the I-210 bridge.
 

Closures of eastbound on-ramps at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd. and Baldwin Ave. at 9:00 p.m.
Closures of up to three lanes starting at 10:00 p.m.
FULL closure of eastbound lanes from 12:00 a.m.-5:00 …

Road Closures, Street Scenes »

Full 24 Hour Street Closure Announcement for Vine Street in Hollywood, Sunday am Through Monday am,

Posted February 11, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 2,243 views]

Full Street Closure Announcement
What’s Happening: Capitol Records/EMI Grammy Party
Date/Time: From Sunday, February 12, 2012 5:00 a.m. to Monday, February 13, 2012 6:00 a.m.
Details: All lanes of Vine Street, between Yucca St. and Hollywood Blvd., will be closed.

Road Closures, Road Construction »

I-210 Freeway Lane Closure Alert

Posted February 8, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 1,839 views]

Wednesday, Feb. 8
Closures of up to three lanes of eastbound traffic between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Thursday morning
Thursday, Feb. 9
Closures of eastbound on-ramps at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd. and Baldwin Ave. at 9:00 p.m.; closures of up to three lanes starting at 10:00 p.m.
FULL closure of eastbound lanes from midnight Thursday until 5:00 a.m. Friday morning. All lanes will re-open by 6:00 a.m. …

BROUGHT TO YOU BY