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Oxford Square is moving closer to becoming one of Los Angeles’s newest HPOZs (Historic Preservation Overlay Zone). According to the Los Angeles City Planning Department,...

Thursday, 23 June 2016 14:51
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The Pico Blvd-Great Street Committee is a group of residents and business people in Council District 10 committed to implementing the Mayor's Great  Streets Initiative. ...

Thursday, 23 June 2016 14:06
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Crenshaw Boulevard has long been a bastion of L.A.’s car culture. But change is afoot – literally.It’s been more than two years since the groundbreaking...

Thursday, 23 June 2016 13:43
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The usually-polite and quiet gated enclave of LaFayette Square has been roiled this Spring with a controversy over….landscaping. In late February, some residents were surprised...

News

TOM BRADLEY FAMILY CENTER STAYS OPEN

TOM BRADLEY FAMILY CENTER STAYS OPEN

Community News

In June of 2014, we reported that the Tom Bradley Family Center was on the chopping block  along with three other family cent...

GOING NATIVE

GOING NATIVE

City News

Ongoing tree planting has been happening all over Los Angeles in recent years but many of the new young trees have suffered much f...

Local People

HUMMING ALONG

HUMMING ALONG

Featured Resident

This April, long-time Lafayette Square resident Jennifer Johnson held a benefit luncheon at her home to raise money for her founda...

Wally Matsuura Life Long Kinney Heights Resident

Wally Matsuura Life Long Kinney Heights Resident

Featured Resident

TNN:   Wally how long have you lived in this house and how old were you when you moved in? Wally: Well we moved in, let's sa...

Community

4th of July Warning! Keep Your Dogs SAFE.

4th of July Warning! Keep Your Dogs SAFE.

Animal Issues and Pets

Recently Los Angeles experienced an exciting thunder and lightning storm.  When I went to my front window to enjoy the light ...

Outdoor Dogs Get Cold!

Outdoor Dogs Get Cold!

Animal Issues and Pets

Give a dog a choice between a soft pillow and cosy fire...or a cold ground outside, what do you think she will choose?  Peo...

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Food N Fun

FIRST THURSDAYS IN LITTLE ETHIOPIA

FIRST THURSDAYS IN LITTLE ETHIOPIA

Seen On the Scene

5 to 9 p.m. Fairfax Avenue south of OlympiCCatch a whif...

NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS

NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS

Seen On the Scene

On April 30 The Fifth Avenue Block Club, local residents and...

David Kordansky Gallery

David Kordansky Gallery

Art

Opening in late 2014 at La Brea Blvd. and Edgewood Place,&nb...

The Negro In California History Murals

The Negro In California History Murals

Art

The Negro in California History -Settlement and Deve...

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Editorial

16th Place Meets With Councilman Wesson

Eye On Wesson

TNN has been following the plight of 16th Place residents since they woke up one day in 2011 to face a wall raised up in one night...

Health

New Community Health Resource Aids Low Income Residents with Alternative Health Options

Natural Health

Heal One World is a new local health resource formed to help connect people in need -  particularly children and adults with ...

Latest Comments

  • LaFayette Squares Off

    • Mitzi Mogul
      Speaking of proportion, anyone who attended the April HOA meeting would know that the community was up ...
       
    • Mitzi Mogul
      The dead grass and dying trees were due to the lack of maintenance of the watering system (City ...
       
    • Mitzi Mogul
      Nothing was out of proportion. In fact, if anything, the article was more low-key than the actual ...
       
    • Jon Hafter
      As a resident of the Square, I feel I must point out this issue is blown out of proportion. There's a ...
  • Wally Matsuura Life Long Kinney Heights Resident

    • Regina Jones
      Dianne, So nice to read about Wally who I've heard about for many years. Didn't realize that you are ...

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Established in August of 2008 by writerartist Dianne V. Lawrence, The Neighborhood News covers the events, people, history, politics and historic architecture of communities throughout the Mid-City and West Adams area in Los Angeles Council District 10.

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