Tag: Purple Line

Metro Construction Update:  Decking Work Moves West…New Fossils Found

Metro Construction Update: Decking Work Moves West…New Fossils Found

| May 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

At its bi-monthly construction community meeting on Thursday, May 18, at the SAG-AFTRA building, Metro representatives provided updates on current and upcoming work on the Purple Line subway extension project.  This month, there were no really big announcements, but there were a few points of particular interest for our local neighborhoods: The eastern end of […]

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Weekend Buzz — Events for May 6-7, 2017

Weekend Buzz — Events for May 6-7, 2017

| May 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

We can’t launch our events listing this weekend without reminding everyone that it’s the first weekend in Big Sunday’s Month of Big Sundays – a whole month of fun volunteer opportunities for folks of all ages.  To see the long list of specific MOBS events happening in our general area this weekend, see our story from […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for April 29-30

Weekend Buzz – Events for April 29-30

| April 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

They say variety is the spice of life…and if that’s true, this is definitely one spicy weekend – from health to history, cars to crafts, and both cultural celebrations and civic commemorations. First up on Saturday, the Anderson Munger Family YMCA, 4301 W. Third St., will participate in the YMCA’s 26th Annual Healthy Kids Day […]

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Metro Blog Takes You Behind (and Under) the Scenes of Purple Line Construction

Metro Blog Takes You Behind (and Under) the Scenes of Purple Line Construction

| April 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Travelling along Wilshire Blvd. these days, we see a lot of the surface-level construction and disruptions related to the current Purple Line Subway Extension construction. So we may be tempted to think that’s all that’s going on at the moment.  But there’s also a lot happening behind (and under!) the scenes, too.  For those who would […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for April 1-2

Weekend Buzz – Events for April 1-2

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Now that the winds have died down, it’s safe to go outside again…and with many kids out of school today for Cesar Chavez Day, it’s a much-appreciated three-day weekend for a lot of families. Saturday dawns, as it often does this time of year, with a couple of big local yard and moving sales, this […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for March 25-26, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for March 25-26, 2017

| March 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

For those treasure hunters already up and about on this sunny morning, we have both a yard sale and an estate sale to explore: The yard sale starts at 10 a.m., at 455 N. Wilton Pl., and features “mostly women’s clothing, jewelry, some books, and some housewares. Very reasonable prices.” The estate sale, which started yesterday, and […]

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