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Kajon Cermak’s Carmageddon Wrap Up

Posted September 25, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 8,696 views]

Just in case you forgot how wonderful Carmageddon was last year, here is a repost of my Carmageddon Wrap Up! Enjoy!
I’ve never been so proud to be an Angeleno. There will be those malcontents that think it was much ado about nothing. They are wrong. There is only one reason it was nothing. For the first time a city, the second largest city in the country, came together and did everything right.

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UPDATE! Where are the DUI Checkpoints this Labor Day Weekend 2012?

Posted September 1, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 14,702 views]

Three and a half weeks ago I was hit by a DUI going about 70mph.
In a word horrifying. I feel stronger than ever about posting checkpoint locations as authorities report that there is a 20% reduction in collisions including fatalities. as a direct result of publicized DUI checkpoints. Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) also supports and encourages making the locations of DUI checkpoints publicized.

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WLA Closures for the 405 Freeway

Posted July 31, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 1,438 views]

Wilshire Segment (National Bl to Waterford St)
MO-WIL: Cotner fully closed from Santa Monica to Ohio tonight, 9pm to 6am.
MO-WIL: Sepulveda Bl fully closed from Wilshire to Church Ln tonight, 10pm to 6am.
MO-WIL: Northbound 4, 5 lanes closed from Santa Monica to Ohio, 11pm to 5am.
MO-WIL: Northbound 5 lane closed from Santa Monica to Ohio, 10pm to 6am.
MO-WIL: Northbound on-ramp from eastbound Wilshire Bl closed …

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WLA Lot’s of Closures for the 405 tonight.

Posted June 5, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 2,311 views]

Wilshire Segment (National Bl to Waterford St)

Beloit fully closed from Santa Monica Bl to Idaho tonight, 9pm to 6am.
Santa Monica Bl eastbound 1 lane closed from Cotner to Sepulveda tonight, 10pm to 6am.
Santa Monica Bl westbound 1, 2 lanes closed from Sepulveda Bl to Cotner tonight, 10pm to 6am.
Sepulveda Bl southbound 2 lane closed near Wilshire Bl tonight, 9pm to 6am.
Southbound 5 lane closed …

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LA Times reports – deputies to round up DUI suspects with outstanding warrants

Posted April 28, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 2,143 views]

From L.A. Now
Palmdale motorists with outstanding warrants for driving under the influence of alcohol had better beware, officials at the Palmdale sheriff’s station warned Friday. Deputies are coming after you.
“Many who get caught drinking and driving are under the false hope that if they simply avoid the court system, the whole thing might fade away,” Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Det. Jeff Perkins said in …

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Road Closures for CicLAvia 2012!

Posted April 14, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 4,698 views]

Closures will begin as soon as 6am and parking restrictions go in to effect by 1am on Sunday morning.

 These are the following streets that will be closed for CicLAvia:

Oakwood Avenue at New Hampshire Avenue
Beverly Boulevard at New Hampshire Avenue
3rd Street at New Hampshire
Vermont Avenue at 4th Street
Wilshire Boulevard at Park View Street
Alvarado Street at 7th Street
Figueroa Street at 7th Street
Grand Avenue at 7th Street
Olive …

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5 Best Pack-a-Snack Snacks to Pack for Sitting in Traffic

Posted April 8, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 2,426 views]

Sitting in bummer to bummer traffic always bites, let’s bite back!  A great way to avoid getting overly cranky and to keep your blood sugar levels from crashing – eat! This time of year we have  some of the best snacks to choose from. Take a couple of minutes to plan ahead and minimize your stress levels. Keep it easy. Keep it healthy. Keep on …

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FIND the BLACK BMW – No Plates that Hit Marie Saturday Night Fairfax & Wilshire after she left LACMA

Posted March 26, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 10,513 views]

On the look out for a BLACK BMW. May be a CONVERTIBLE -No License Plate. Please my friends, re- post. Let’s find the driver that struck, and w/out stopping – left this girl lying on the street. She was crossing the street after leaving LACMA Saturday night. SPREAD THE WORD! Find the creep that hurt Marie so badly that she will be hospitalized for …

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I Have a Great Idea. Links that Don’t Stink!

Posted March 3, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 4,098 views]

Really, I do have a great idea!
(According to my husband and kids, this is a phrase I say quite frequently.
Oh, and for clarification – I DO have great ideas.)
In today’s connected 24/7 world we have so much information constantly bombarding, attacking if you will, our lives. It’s hard to keep track of it all. This is where I come in. With my insane twitter …

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My Favorite Video This Week

Posted February 18, 2012 by | 0 Comments | 1,894 views]
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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!
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