Music and art meet community at WAM

Music and art meet community at WAM

Get ready for the Seventh Annual Westchester Arts & Music Block Party (WAM)! This popular community event is back on Saturday, September 24 from noon to 7 p.m. with great bands, tons of vendor booths selling art and handmade items, yummy food trucks, and a...

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Third Annual Pet Photo Contest

Third Annual Pet Photo Contest

Do you have the cutest critter in the community? Share their photo to be part of our Third Annual Photo Contest focusing on local pets! Show off your photo skills and capture a picture of your pet doing what it does best: being adorable, funny or lounging! Submit your...

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5 Questions With…Jerry Jen

5 Questions With…Jerry Jen

In the decade that Jerry Jen has been a part of the Westchester/Playa community, he has become a dedicated ambassador for small businesses, community groups and local events. When looking for a location to set up his law firm, specializing in collection services for...

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Check out our 2022 Fourth Of July Parade video

Check out our 2022 Fourth Of July Parade video

The Fourth of July Parade would not be possible without the support of so many people in the community! It all starts with the LAX Coastal Chamber, which has put on the parade since the beginning, rallying a group of dedicated community members to plan and organize...

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YMCA leadership makes big plans for the future

YMCA leadership makes big plans for the future

The Westchester Family YMCA stands as a red brick beacon of physical and mental health, with an inspirational mission to strengthen the community, provide youth programs and support our most vulnerable residents. The pandemic has brought extraordinary challenges to...

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Westchester family helps the parade route stay chill

Westchester family helps the parade route stay chill

The Fourth of July in Westchester is a perfect example of how the community maintains its small-town feel in a big city. The community celebrates with block parties, BBQs and of course, the LAX Coastal Fourth of July Parade. This year is no different, and the 22nd...

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Your guide to local summer fun

Your guide to local summer fun

Looking to fill your summer event calendar? We’ve got you covered! Summer officially starts June 21, and there’s no shortage of things to do in the Westchester/Playa/Marina area over the next few months! Mark your calendar and be in the know and ready to answer when...

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