EPISODE 21: ROBOT PUPPY with Oscar Hernandez

June 2, 2017

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This week Jessie & Remo chat with Oscar Hernandez, Executive Director of the Boys and Girls Club of Whittier! They talk about the many programs available at the club, different fundraisers, and hwo the club mkes a difference in a kid's life.

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7905 S Greenleaf Ave
Whittier, CA 90602
(562) 945-3787
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Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

17th Annual Whittier Car Show
What: Car Show
When: Saturday, June 3 from 10 am- 4 pm
Where: Uptown Whittier, trust me you won't miss it! 

Concerts in the Park
When: Monday June 26- Elvis Impersonator at 7pm
Where: Central Park, corner of Friends & Bailey in Uptown
When: Thusday, June 29- Motown
Where: Parnell Park, corner of Lambert and Scott
More Info: The event is free! Support local vendors at the concert!

Whittier's Firework Spectacular!
When: Tuesday, July 4
Where: Ypork Field, corner of Santa Fe Springs Rd and Slauson Ave.
More Info: Children are free and adults are $5

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EPISODE 20: LIFE EXPERIENCE with Kevin & Steve Obregon

May 26, 2017

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Hello listeners! Today Jessie the Architect & Remo the Realtor chat with Kevin & Steve Obregon, brothers who co-own The Commoner. 

 

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6754 Greenleaf Ave
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(562) 464-1761
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Brain Games Club
Who: Children ages 6-12
What: Crafts, games, activities featuring STEAM, Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
When: Every Thursday at 4p.m.
Where:Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave

Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

 Piña Reading Academy summer program
What: Summer tutoring for your kiddos!
When:June 19-July 20, Monday-Thursday, 9:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Where: Piña Reading Academy, 6740 Bright Ave, Whittier, CA 90601

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EPISODE 19: BUTTERFLIES & CRAFT BEER with Marisa Sotomayor

May 18, 2017

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Hey there listeners! This week Jessie the Architect and Remo the Realtor talk beauty, waxes, and tanning with Cielo Beauty Bar's very own Marisa Sotomayor! 

 

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Whittier, CA 90602
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Brain Games Club
Who: Children ages 6-12
What: Crafts, games, activities featuring STEAM, Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
When: Every Thursday at 4p.m.
Where:Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave

Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

 Piña Reading Academy summer program
What: Summer tutoring for your kiddos!
When:June 19-July 20, Monday-Thursday, 9:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Where: Piña Reading Academy, 6740 Bright Ave, Whittier, CA 90601

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Episode 18: WE’RE LACT-IVISTS with Evelyn Castaneda & Becky Chavez

May 4, 2017

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Hey there listeners! This week Jessie the Architect and Remo the Realtor get a chance to talk about motherhood, fitness, and natural births ina . stream... It'll definitely make you laugh out loud as these two men get to learn about the struggles of women. Enjoy!

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Whittier, CA 90602
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A mother giving birth in a stream!
WARNING: THIS VIDEO IS GRAPHIC.
Birth in a Stream

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Brain Games Club
Who: Children ages 6-12
What: Crafts, games, activities featuring STEAM, Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
When: Every Thursday at 4p.m.
Where:Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave

Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

Whittier's 130th Founder's Day
What: 130th Celebration of Whittier!
When: Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: Central Park, 6524 Friends Ave, Whittier, CA 90601

Wednesday Night Stroll & Art Scene
What: Uptown Whittier art stroll
When: May 10, 2017 from 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Where: Uptown Whitter, various shops

Piña Reading Academy summer program
What: Summer tutoring for your kiddos!
When:June 19-July 20, Monday-Thursday, 9:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Where: Piña Reading Academy, 6740 Bright Ave, Whittier, CA 90601

 

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EPISODE 17: KEEP ON MOVING with Melinda Piña

April 27, 2017

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Hey there townies! This week Jessie the Architect and Remo the Realtor interview education specialist and founder of Piña Reading Academy, Melinda Piña.

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Whittier API Scores

Ceres Elementary rank: 8 in Whittier
East Whittier Middle rank: 8 in Whittier*
Evergreen Elementary rank: 7 in Whittier
Granada Middle rank: 8 in Whittier
Hillview Middle rank: 6 in Whittier
La Colima Elementary rank: 7 in Whittier
Laurel Elementary rank: 6 in Whittier
Leffingwell Elementary rank: 9 in Whittier
Mulberry Elementary rank: 8 in Whittier*
Murphy Ranch Elementary rank: 10 in Whittier
Ocean View Elementary rank: 8 in Whittier*
Orchard Dale Elementary rank: 8 in Whittier
Scott Avenue Elementary rank: 7 in Whittier

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Brain Games Club
Who: Children ages 6-12
What: Crafts, games, activities featuring STEAM, Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
When: Every Thursday at 4p.m.
Where:Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave

Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

2nd Annual Unofficial Whittier Marathon
What: Don MrLA hosts his 2nd Annual Unofficial Whittier Marathon
When: Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 AM
Where:
-The Marathon will start at Whittier City Hall, 13230 Penn St
-The Half-Marathon start will be approximately at 9:45 AM at the Whittier Dog Park (on Philadelphia, right across from Whittier High)
-The One Mile (walk/run) will start: at approximately 11:45 AM right under the clock at the Nixon Building (the corner of Greenleaf & Philadelphia)
-The Ten Foot (crawl): will start close to 12:00 PM noon, exactly ten feet north of the 6740 on Greenleaf

The full route will hit all of our major landmarks: WACC, La Serna HS, Whittwood Towne Center, Parnell Park, Cal High, Greenway Trail, Whittier High, Rose Hills, Palm Park, Pioneer High, PIH, Whittier College, Central Park and  of course, Uptown Whittier.

For more information, people can message Don MrLA on Facebook, as the Facebook event is private and you need to be invited by the host.

Wednesday Night Stroll & Art Scene
What: Uptown Whittier art stroll
When: May 10, 2017 from 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Where: Uptown Whitter, various shops

Piña Reading Academy summer program
What: Summer tutoring for your kiddos!
When:June 19-July 20, Monday-Thursday, 9:00a.m.-12:00p.m.
Where: Piña Reading Academy, 6740 Bright Ave, Whittier, CA 90601

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Episode 16: AN ECLECTIC MIX from your townies!

April 21, 2017

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Hey Whittier townies! This is a special episode where we take bits and pieces form our older episodes to share with you all! This features guests such as Manny Rubalcava, Rose Drieslein, Gio Alonso, Stephanie Portugal, Ricardo Diaz, Eva Macias, Colleen Koestner and more! Enjoy!

 

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Brain Games Club
Who: Children ages 6-12
What: Crafts, games, activities featuring STEAM, Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
When: Every Thursday at 4p.m.
Where:Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave

Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

Whittier Uptown Association presents Earth Day 2017
What: Earth Day 2017
When: Saturday, April 22 at 10:00 AM
Where: Greenleaf Grassy Lot, 6724 Greenleaf Ave

Ricks 44th Anniversary
What: Buy 1, Get 1 for all hamburgers, chili dogs, and chili fries
When:
Where: 

 

Unheard LA- live in Whittier

What:KPCC Hosts “Unheard LA – the stories of where you live”
When: Sunday, April 23 at 5:30 PM
Where: Ruth B. Shannon Center, 6760 Painter Ave, Whittier, CA
Link to purchase your tickets!

 

2nd Annual Unofficial Whittier Marathon
What: Don MrLA hosts his 2nd Annual Unofficial Whittier Marathon
When: Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 AM
Where:
-The Marathon will start at Whittier City Hall, 13230 Penn St
-The Half-Marathon start will be approximately at 9:45 AM at the Whittier Dog Park (on Philadelphia, right across from Whittier High)
-The One Mile (walk/run) will start: at approximately 11:45 AM right under the clock at the Nixon Building (the corner of Greenleaf & Philadelphia)
-The Ten Foot (crawl): will start close to 12:00 PM noon, exactly ten feet north of the 6740 on Greenleaf

The full route will hit all of our major landmarks: WACC, La Serna HS, Whittwood Towne Center, Parnell Park, Cal High, Greenway Trail, Whittier High, Rose Hills, Palm Park, Pioneer High, PIH, Whittier College, Central Park and  of course, Uptown Whittier.

For more information, people can message Don MrLA on Facebook, as the Facebook event is private and you need to be invited by the host.

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EPISODE 15: TIE YOUR IDEAS TOGETHER with Amanda Alvarado

April 13, 2017

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Howdy Whittier townies! This week Jessie the Architect & Remo the Realtor interview The Little Shed's Amanda Alvarado! We get a chance to learn about her childhood adventures, how she feels about vinyl, and what gives her inspiration when designing a space!

  

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Brain Games Club
Who: Children ages 6-12
What: Crafts, games, activities featuring STEAM, Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
When: Every Thursday at 4p.m.
Where:Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave

Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

Art For All: Celebrating the Vivid Spectrum of Creativity
What: An art show for all ages benefitting The Art Source and autism awareness
When: April 15 from 2 pm-6pm
Where: Casita Del Pueblo, 13100 Philadelphia St

 

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Are you a part of a fantastic Whittier band, or maybe know one? Email some music to whatsupwhitterpod@gmail.com for a chance to be on the show!

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Episode 14: PEOPLE LOVE SOCKS with Jason & David Chung

April 7, 2017

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Hola townies! This week Jessie the Architect and Remo the Realtor interview DAVID & JASON CHUNG from LOCAL FIXTURE! Listen in as the guys talk about Stance socks, their coffee bar & donuts, and of course FOOD in Whittier. Enjoy!

 

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Brain Games Club
Who: Children ages 6-12
What: Crafts, games, activities featuring STEAM, Science Technology Engineering Arts Mathematics
When: Every Thursday at 4p.m.
Where:Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave

Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

La Experiencia Costenia: Seafood & Art Under the Stars 
What: A food & art presentation hosted by Open Waters Foundation
When: April 7 at 8 p.m.
Where: The Knotted Apron, 6712 Greenleaf Avenue
Listen to Episode 9: Samoas are my Favorite with Chef Ricardo Diaz for more information about what to expect about the event. Get your tickets here!!

Music

Are you a part of a fantastic Whittier band, or maybe know one? Email some music to whatsupwhitterpod@gmail.com for a chance to be on the show!

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Episode 13: EVERYDAY I’M HUSTLING with Claudia Prado

March 30, 2017

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Hey hey hey, Whittierites! This week Remo the Realtor & Jessie the Architect interview the owner and ultimate hustler from Shop the Runway, Claudia Prado. She talks about how sh first strted int he industry at age 19 to now, with her boutique in Uptown Whittier. 

 

LISTEN FOR AN EXCLUSIVE OFFER TO WHAT'S UP, WHITTIER? LISTENERS!!!

 

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Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

La Experiencia Costenia: Seafood & Art Under the Stars 
What: A food & art presentation hosted by Open Waters Foundation
When: April 7 at 8 p.m.
Where: The Knotted Apron, 6712 Greenleaf Avenue
Listen to Episode 9: Samoas are my Favorite with Chef Ricardo Diaz for more information about what to expect about the event. Get your tickets here!!

Music

Are you a part of a fantastic Whittier band, or maybe know one? Email some music to whatsupwhitterpod@gmail.com for a chance to be on the show!

The Counter Minds
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Episode 12: SPOONING LEADS TO FORKING with Denise Portillo & David Fuerte

March 23, 2017

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Hey there, Whittier! This week Jessie the Architect & Remo the Realtor talk to Denise Portillo & David Fuerte from Forkin' Good, Whittier's favorite fresh café! They talk about the Go Remo, 

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BREAKFAST ALL DAY
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Coachella Fashion Show
What: Uptown's first fashion show!
When: March 23 at 7 p.m.
Where: Cielo Beauty Bar, 6743 Greenleaf Ave
Check out their Instagram for more details!

Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright

Whittier Through The Eyes of a Child
What: Art show featuring K-8 students in Whittier!
When: NOW until March 27th
Where:The Whittier Museum, 6755 Newlin Ave
Be sure to check out Episode 8: Whittier Cares about Each Other with the Whittier Historical Society for more details about the Museum.

La Experiencia Costenia: Seafood & Art Under the Stars 
What: A food & art presentation hosted by Open Waters Foundation
When: April 7 at 8 p.m.
Where: The Knotted Apron, 6712 Greenleaf Avenue
Listen to Episode 9: Samoas are my Favorite with Chef Ricardo Diaz for more information about what to expect about the event. Get your tickets here!!

 

 

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