Big Sunday Compton Creek Clean-Up with the East Side Riders and other Cool Folks

Come out for a day along Compton Creek! Join Heal the Bay and several other local community organizations as we celebrate Community around the Creek! Clean up the creek with the Compton High School Recycle Club, fix and ride bikes with the Hub City Teens, Rails to Trails, and the East Side Riders, or learn how to make your garden beautiful with TreePeople and the LEAPS Action Center. Fun for the whole family, and community service hours for those who help clean!

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Weekend Guide of Community Activity and Activism in South LA

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One of the exciting things about covering South L.A. is how active the communities within the area are. So active, in fact, I cannot always keep up with everything that is going on. Instead of writing stories this week, I’ve been catching up on piecing together the interviews, photos, and stories I’ve been tracking for […]

Recap of the Tour De Ballona

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Via Metblogs, Will Campbell’s video of the Tour De Ballona As I’ve mentioned before, the Tour De Ballona was just one of several events for bicycle enthusiasts from last weekend.  Despite it’s reputation, Los Angeles has a thriving bike culture and this blog is going to join in the effort to make sure that people […]

City Weighs Closure of One Ballona Creek Bike Path Entrance

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 Sepulveda Blvd. Over Ballona Creek Bike Trail Responding to a letter from the LAPD and constituent complaints about crime, Councilman Bill Rosendahl introduced a resolution to the City Council that would close an entrance for the Ballona Creek Bike Path along Culver Drive between Purdue Avenue and Sawtelle Boulevard. The path begins at Syd Kronenthal […]