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This Saturday, May 4, Metro Expo Line service will be shut down

Posted April 30, 2013 by | 0 Comments | ]

This Saturday, May 4, Metro Expo Line service will be shut down between 23rd Street Station and 7th St/Metro Center in downtown Los Angeles to replace a support pole damaged earlier this month.
Train service will run only between Culver City Station and 23rd Street Station beginning at 8 p.m. up until close of service. A bus bridge (shuttle bus service) will be implemented between …

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The Eastbound I-210 Freeway will be Closed Overnight this Week

Posted October 3, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]


The eastbound I-210 Freeway will be Closed Overnight through Thursday night (Oct. 4). Between Baldwin Ave and Santa Anita Ave.

 On-ramps to the eastbound I-210 Freeway at Rosemead Blvd., Michillinda Blvd., and Baldwin Ave. will close beginning at 9:00 p.m.
Up to three lanes will close starting at 10:00 p.m.
On Monday and Tuesday nights, all eastbound lanes will close at 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday nights, all …

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Public hearing on the heated Beverly Hills Subway route will be Thursday May 17th, 2012

Posted May 9, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

The Beverly Hills City Council requested a public hearing for the Westside Subway Extension’s route and they got it. The hearing will be held downtown Los Angeles next week on Thursday May 17th with the Metro Board of Directors.
If you can’t attend you can listen on your phone. The phone number is 213-922-6045.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority approved the project’s environmental review …

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EB 210 Freeway will be closed until 5:00 a.m

Posted January 4, 2012 by | 0 Comments | ]

Tonight, Tuesday, Jan. 3, on-ramps at Rosemead Blvd, Michillinda Blvd, and Baldwin Ave to the eastbound I-210 Freeway will be closed at 9:00 p.m. Starting at 11:00 p.m., there will be partial lane closures of up to three lanes on the eastbound I-210 Freeway. Beginning at midnight, all lanes of the eastbound I-210 Freeway will be closed until 5:00 a.m., at which time two …

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The Tender Heart of KCRW

Posted November 30, 2011 by | 0 Comments | ]

It is with an immeasurable amount of sympathy that I forward this note along to you from Kajon. She will be away from Shortcuts for just a short period of time, but I wanted to let you know why. Not only because Kajon’s words are so touching and perhaps your condolences and comments will be therapeutic in this time, but also because its nice …

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The Pink Lady of Malibu – Back by popular Demand!

Posted May 5, 2011 by | 4 Comments | ]
Malibu Painting

There is a feeling driving through the tunnel on Malibu Canyon. What is it? Lonely, I think. Sometimes it seems the tunnel is crying. Big tears, water oozing from the huge stone wall on the north side, then running – crossing lanes and finally seeping back into the mountain.
Let me back up a little.
I love the summer for so many reasons. One big reason, …

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Clothing optional

Posted January 8, 2011 by | 0 Comments | ]

Wow! Is it that time of the year again already? Where does the time go? Doesn’t it seem like we just celebrated! Time sure does fly? Truly one of my favorite holidays of the year No Pants Subway Ride day is tomorrow January 9th! Now, don’t get your panties in a bunch, cause you are going to need them!
Tomorrow the annual No Pants Subway …

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Over 15 DUI Checkpoints this Weekend In LA and the Surrounding Areas

Posted December 17, 2010 by | 0 Comments | ]

Over 15 DUI Checkpoints this Weekend In LA and the Surrounding Areas

Photo from CBS

City of Los Angeles – Los Angeles Police will run FIVE DUI Checkpoints tonight!!!
South LA – Florence and Wadsworth (between Avalon and Central), 7pm-2am
South LA – Manchester at Figueroa, 7p-midnight
Hollywood – Highland and De Longpre (between Fountain and Sunset) 7:30pm-2:30am
Reseda – Reseda and Gault (south of Sherman Way) 8pm-3am
Los Feliz – …

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What is the Expo Line Los Angeles

Posted December 8, 2010 by | 0 Comments | ]

The Expo Light Rail
Recently people have been asking me the difference between the Subway to the Sea and the Expo Line. Though they are both going to be traveling from downtown to the west side they are in fact two different projects.
First we’ll discuss the Expo Line also known as the Light Rail.
The Exposition Light Rail Transit Line (Expo Line) will travel along the …