Episode 25: I GOT EVEN with Steven Ibarra

July 1, 2017

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Hello Whittierites! This week, Jessie the Architect & Remo the Realtor interview Attorney Steven Ibarra about his 10 year law career, how he decided to start his own practice, and his passion for music.

 

Law Offices of Steven Ibarra
6518 Greenleaf AVe.
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 735-0828

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

 

Concerts in the Park
When: Thursday, July 6- Smooth Santana at 7pm
Where:Parnell Park, corner of Lambert and Scott
When: Monday, July 10- Woodie & the Longboards at 7pm
Where: Central Park, corner of Friends & Bailey in Uptown
More Info: The event is free! Support local vendors at the concert!

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

Frida Kahlo Art Exhibition y Fiesta!
When: Saturday, July 8 from 5pm-9pm
Where: Casita del Pueblo, 13100 Philadelphia St.
More Info: There will be art, music, prizes, Vendors, Face Painters, Frida Look Alike contest and more!

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EPISODE 24: THE BACK ROOM with Remo Said

June 24, 2017

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Hey listeners! This weeks special guest featured in this episode is our very own host, Remo Said aka Remo the Realtor! Listen as we chat with Remoa bout how be became a realtor, how he became engaged to his fiancée, and his favorite spots in Whittier!

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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

WPL Summer Reading Club
When: Summer 2017
Where: Whittwood Branch Library, 10537 Santa Gertrudes Ave, 90603 & Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave, 90601

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: York Field, corner of Santa Fe Springs Rd and Slauson Ave.
More Info: Children are free and adults are $5

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EPISODE 23: I KNOW APRIL with April Gallegos

June 16, 2017

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Hey listeners! Join Jessie the Architect & Remo the Realtor as they interview the owner of La Pescadora, April Gallegos. We hope you're not hungry...or maybe we hope you are so you can visit April after hearing of all they have to offer! Enjoy!

 

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La Pescadora
7039 Greenleaf Ave
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 698-4144
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Whittier Farmer’s Market
What: Farmer’s Market
When: Every Friday 8 am- 1 pm
Where: Corner of Philadelphia & Bright 

3 Eye Yoga Open Hosue
What: Tour the studio and meet the instructors
When: Saurday, June 17 form 12:30 pm-2 pm
Where: 3 Eye Yoga, 7028 Bright Ave, Suite S 

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

WPL Summer Reading Club
When: Summer 2017
Where: Whittwood Branch Library, 10537 Santa Gertrudes Ave, 90603 & Whittier Public Library, 7344 Washington Ave, 90601

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: York Field, corner of Santa Fe Springs Rd and Slauson Ave.
More Info: Children are free and adults are $5

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EPISODE 22: 17TH ANNUAL CAR SHOW

June 9, 2017

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

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 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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The Boys and Girls Club of Whittier
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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The Commoner
6754 Greenleaf Ave
Whittier, CA 90602
(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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Cielo Beauty Bar & Cielo Nail Bar
6743 Greenleaf Ave
Whittier, CA 90602
(562) 556-6099
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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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Maternifit
7652 Greenleaf Ave
Whittier, CA 90602
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A mother giving birth in a stream!
WARNING: THIS VIDEO IS GRAPHIC.
Birth in a Stream

Community Corkboard

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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Piña Reading Academy
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(562) 698-7323
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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

Community Corkboard

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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