Category: Our Blog

Windows of Little Tokyo

Windows of Little Tokyo artwork display

When strolling around Little Tokyo, visitors will notice artworks on display in a variety of windows.  These 10 artwork installations at different businesses, stores, and organizations throughout the community showcase the Windows of Little Tokyo public art project initiated by Sustainable Little Tokyo. Sustainable Little Tokyo (SLT) Sustainable Little Tokyo is a community-wide campaign led […]

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9 Ways to Minimize Holiday Fire Risks



This holiday season, we want to make sure you and your family stay safe.  Here are 9 ways to avoid some of the most common causes of holiday fires: 1. Be Safe with Christmas Trees Place trees, wreaths and garlands 3 feet away from heat sources like fireplace and radiators.  Never use lit candles to […]

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“I Am an American: Japanese Incarceration in Time of Fear” Exhibit Opens in Anaheim



Muzeo Museum and Cultural Center August 25 – November 3 Many know that Little Tokyo in Downtown Los Angeles is one of the epicenters for Japanese and Japanese American culture in Southern California.  The historic neighborhood is home to the Japanese American National Museum which preserves, depicts, and educates its visitors about the Japanese American […]

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Tanaka Farms



Tanaka Farms is an agricultural staple in Orange County, California. Located in a small valley in Irvine, the farm has become a place for people to get fresh produce, learn about farming and healthy eating, and simply enjoy being outdoors. A Family Farm The Tanaka family has been in the farming business for 4 generations […]

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National Small Business Week 2019



Celebrate Small Businesses May 5th – 11th, 2019 Every year, National Small Business Week recognizes entrepreneurs and small business owners across the United States.  The initiative celebrates the contributions and accomplishments of these businesspersons and honors their impact in society.  From mom-and-pop restaurants to smaller corporations, small businesses continue to cultivate and drive innovation and […]

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So-Phis

“Committed to the Community, Founded Upon Passion” So-Phis is a social and philanthropic women’s organization based in Orange County.  Founded in 1958, the organization was established on the basis of giving back and improving the quality of life of those they support in the Southern California community.  Through countless volunteer hours and fundraising efforts, So-Phis […]

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SoCal Free Museum Day 2019



February 2 & 3, 2019 – This weekend is Southern California’s annual museum free admission day!  Dozens of museums throughout the region are offering free general admission to visitors on either Saturday or Sunday, although many are offering free admission on both days.  This is the perfect opportunity to check some L.A. museums off your […]

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dineL.A. 2019: Far Bar & Sake Dojo

Attention foodies: the best week to enjoy the Los Angeles food scene is here!  dineL.A. is back and will take place January 11th – 25th featuring a variety of restaurants across LA county.  Many restaurants are offering multi-course options for both lunch and dinner featuring some of their most popular dishes.  From the dineL.A. menus, […]

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