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Daily Archives: July 25, 2011

SWAT team in Silver Lake standoff *

An approximately two-hour long standoff in Silver Lake ended peacefully early this evening after a man who had barricaded himself inside a house following a domestic disupte was taken into custody.  Many nearby residents could not get home after police blocked off the streets near the ... Read More »

A cup of café perks up East L.A. political activism

By C.J. Salgado For 26 years, Ana Maria Arroyo has lived in East L.A near Obregon Park. After twenty of those years, she wanted to make a difference so she founded the “Club Comunitario de Padres,” a group which brings local families together to work on ... Read More »

Soda lovers pour into Highland Park

About 600 people showed up on Sunday afternoon for the first-ever Summer Soda Tasting at Galco’s Soda Pop Shop in Highland Park, where the line of  soda sippers stretched around the block.  The event, which also served as a fundraiser for the Friends of the Southwest ... Read More »

News & Notes from East L.A., Echo Park & Highland Park

Walking to Silver Lake| Photo by Fliegender/Flickr Dodger Stadium beating suspects scheduled to appear in court today. L.A. Now The LAPD Northeast Division’s role in the Dodger Stadium beating.  Patch Why do charter schools have such high teacher turnover? L.A. Times Councilman Ed Reyes to focus ... Read More »