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UPDATE 5:33 p.m.
POTUS HAS LANDED
UPDATE 5:22 p.m.
President is running late. Not in LA yet….ETA 5:30p.m.
You have heard that President Barack Obama is making his rounds in Los Angeles today and tomorrow, right?
POTUS arriving at LAX around 4:30 attending events on the west side today, including the homes of basketball icon Magic Johnson and media proprietor Haim Saban. Then on Tuesday, Obama will be in …
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Los Angeles catches up with the real world.
You are driving alone in your car.
You are driving SB 405 from the valley heading to LAX. Your mother is flying in. You said you would meet her at the gate.
You can get special TSA dispensation if you get there early enough. Her bad knees cause a lot of pain and mom needs a wheel chair.
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“The Ocean is my home…”
Diana is part Greek on her dad’s side and her last name Nyad translated means water nymph.
Diana refers to herself as, “The nyad of the sea.”
Working at KCRW has given me the opportunity to meet the most fascinating people.
Diana’s first attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida ended unsuccessfully. She was just 28 years old when she stopped swimming. …
Bicycles, Cars, Headline, Kajon Cermak, Photo of the Day »
Guitars, bicycles, even cars, but how about homes? I love that every question, every thought can be expanded with a click. Information at our finger tips. I googled and binged myself around the internet and quickly learned it is true, we are only limited by our imagination.
Based on a template materials made from durable plastics and metals are fused layer upon layer. The templates …
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The 110 Freeway in South Pasadena closed
The Rebuilt On-Ramp will have nearly a 300% Greater Capacity
The Eastbound Wilshire On-Ramp to Northbound I-405 is now closed.
Only 89 more days to go before it is reopened.
Phew! This is last extended ramp closure that will be required for the Wilshire Interchange, as well as the last of its kind for the entire freeway improvements project.
The extended duration closure is required for the contractor …
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On Tuesday August 6. 2013 and Wednesday August 7, 2013 President Obama will be in Southern California.
Here is what I heard thus far regarding President Obama’s visit to Southern California.
As usual, due to security issues we are not granted access to specific travel routes.
The President is scheduled to attend events on both the west side of LA and in the San Fernando Valley. Expect …
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Detours for the 120-day closure.
Demolition of the Sunset Boulevard offramp on the NB 405 will start tonight at 8 p.m. The offramp will be closed until at least Thanksgiving, leaving Sepulveda Boulevard as the major detour. But Sepulveda Blvd. will be closed overnights this weekend!
A 120-day closure of the Sunset Boulevard off-ramp from the northbound 405 begins tonight (Friday, Aug. 2) at 8 p.m. …
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Ongoing learning rules!
Who wants to be educated? I do! I do!
The City of Angels is putting in quite the effort to be a bike friendly town. I remember covering the first CicLAvia, such a huge success that it paved the way for that one time event to become a recurring street party all over the streets of LA.
Between regular CicLAvia events, bike lanes being added …
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July 4th 2013 Holiday Dui Checkpoints
MADD, The Center for Disease Control, law enforcement and others all support well publicized DUI checkpoints as a deterrent for drivers that want to drink. Plan ahead, get your designated driver.
As a victim of a drunk driver, it is my wish that by posting this you will choose to not drink and drive.
LAPD has released DUI Checkpoints planned for …