Daily Archives: July 5, 2011

Belmont High to name stadium in honor of former teacher

By Becky Koppenhaver Belmont High School alumni are raising money this summer to name the school’s newly renovated stadium after a much-loved teacher who taught at the campus for 39 years.  The stadium, complete with new artificial turf and an all-weather track, will be named “Erdmann Stadium at Montgomery Field”  in honor of Dentler Erdmann, who taught at the school ... Read More »

Gang unit back on duty at Northeast Division

The LAPD Northeast Division has redeployed its gang unit with a new crew of officers.  The Gang Impact Team at Northeast was disbanded last March after many of the officers refused to fill out and sign a financial disclosure statement. After the team was disbanded, the Northeast Division, which patrols an area that includes Echo Park and Silver Lake as ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Echo Park & Highland Park

Dodger Stadium fireworks photographed from Montecito Heights.| Photo by Martha Benedict Visions and shrines of the Virgen de Guadaulpe in Boyle Heights, Echo Park & Highland Park. L.A. Times Eagle Rock says goodbye to teacher who taught at Eagle Rock Elementary for 34 years. Patch Echo Park tutoring center seek ping pong players for fundraising tournament.  826LA Read More »