Located ten minutes northeast of downtown off the historic Arroyo Seco Parkway, Highland Park is often called LA’s original suburb. For over 100 years, artists have been drawn to this community as a locale for their studios and galleries. Charles Lummis was one of the area’s most famous inhabitants and the annual Lummis Day Festival, held in late Spring, celebrates his life and contributions.
Registration is now open for Found LA: Festival Of Neighborhoods taking place Sunday,October 21, 2012. Check back often for more tours being posted soon. Click here: http://www.eventbrite.com/org/1484982620?s=10324654 to register now! Sign up for our Mailing list or like us on Facebook for up to date information.
Unbelievably, 2011 is nearing a close. At LA Commons, we’ve had a great year with many exciting programs and significant organizational growth to go with it. Our most exciting endeavor is our partnership with USC and CRA/LA to install 200 banners in the neighborhoods surrounding the campus to herald the opening of the Exposition Line. [...]