Los Angeles River Artists & Business Association

The History of Bloom-fest

Known for his bellowing “Whaddaya want?” and a soft-hearted bark worse than his bite, Joel Bloom is the pioneering community activist who helped shape the Downtown Arts District in Los Angeles and was recognized as its unofficial mayor with his shoebox-sized general store serving as...

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Arts District Dog Park News

Arts District Dog Park News Below are some clips from the news of the new dog park underway in the Arts District. "Ritcher asked whether the family would be interested in letting the neighborhood maintain the space as a dog park. “We will pay...

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LARABA Meeting Minutes December 2009

01/31/2010 LARABA Board Minutes: December 2009 LARABA Board Meeting Minutes Monday, December 7th, 2009 ArtShare, 801 E. 4th Pl Los Angeles, CA 90013   Board Members present were: John Saslow, President; Jonathan Jerald, Secretary; Kathryn Hargreaves, Treasurer; Tim Keating, Elizabeth Peterson; Mark Walsh,...

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LARABA Meeting Minutes August 2011

Los Angeles River Artists and Business Association (LARABA) Board Meeting Minutes Monday, August 1st, 2011 ArtShare L.A., 6:30 p.m.   I.       Roll Call and Call to Order:  6:33 II.      Approval of July Minutes:  Tim moves to approve, Beth seconds:  approved with one abstention...

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LARABA Meeting Minutes September 2011

Los Angeles River Artists & Business Association (LARABA) Board Meeting Minutes Monday September 12, 2011 ArtShare L.A., 6:30 PM I.    Roll Call and Call to Order:  6:35 PM II.    Approval of July Minutes:  Tim Moves, Paul seconds, unanimously approved III.    Public Announcements a.    City is completing...

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