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Daily Archives: January 21, 2010

Man sentenced for fatal Highland Park shooting

It was two years ago yesterday when 34-year-old behavioral scientist Christopher O’Leary was gunned down in an unprovoked attack on a Sunday afternoon after going to the store to buy cigarettes. Today, Associated Press reported that a judge sentenced his killer, 19-year-old Herbert Salvador, 50 years ... Read More »

Boyle Heights preservationists seek to protect a former farmhouse *

The new Gold Line Eastside Extension through Boyle Heights is expected to bring more visitors, business and – some fear – unwanted development near the stations. That is why today the Boyle Heights Historical Society plans to ask the city’s Cultural Heritage Commission to consider granting ... Read More »

City takes a stand against Echo Park newsstands: Part II

The Eastsider published a story last week about the closure of two longtime Echo Park newsstands as the city began to conduct a citywide inventory of newsstands. Many readers complained about what they considered as unnecessary enforcement against small business owners. But the city’s Department of ... Read More »

News & Notes from Cypress Park, Echo Park, Glassell Park, Highland Park & Lincoln Heights

$495 gets you a room, 55-inch wide TV and visits by ” hot models” to the Echo Park party house. LA Weekly Meet your neighbors, cops and Councilman Ed Reyes at the Temple Beaudry-Echo Park-Angelino Heights Town Hall. Echo Elysian Forum Shepard Fairey-designed t-shirt on sale ... Read More »