This year: Thank you Los Angeles

In the flash of time that’s been this past year, I’ve been fortunate enough to take part in a handful of experiences that I couldn’t have anticipated at the beginning of 2018. As early as April, for National Poetry month I got to team up with the Friends of Cahuenga for Cahuenga Library’s first-ever Open […]

Motivating Vibes: Music in L.A. with Jon Quest

“My roots are stronger than they’ve ever been, I think it’s time I branched out.” In the earliest days of JIMBO TIMES, featuring friends throughout Los Angeles who were making a splash out there was a major part of the site’s ‘upbringing.’ As time has passed, the blog has gone on to clinch in its […]

Super Pan Bakery Has Gotten An Extension

It’s with great pleasure to announce that the 20 year old Panadería in the “Virgil Village” community has gotten an extension for its relocation. That’s right! At least until December, families in our community can continue to quench their appetites with Doña Elvia’s fresh pan dulce, hot tamales, and bolillos con huevos. It’s a key victory […]

Super Pan Bakery of the Virgil Village Is Being Displaced from Our Community

Elvia Perez and her family have owned Super Pan Bakery in the Virgil Village community at the intersection of Virgil and Monroe avenues for over 20 years. On any day of the week, locals could stop by the bakery on a crisp morning with less than five dollars for fresh pan dulce or sweet bread, […]