Botanica In A Box, Highland Park | Photo by Keith Skelton/Flickr
- Architect Eugene Weston III, who designed modernist homes in Eagle Rock and foothill neighborhoods, dies. L.A. Times
- Former Echo Park resident Radhika Sainath arrested and deported from Bahrain in connection with pro-Democracy protest. CSM
- L.A. Unified’s preschool programs and parents bracing for budget cuts. Daily News
- 13 property crimes in a week puts Glassell Park on Crime Alert. L.A. Now
- Assemblyman Mike Gatto of Silver Lake has raised $480,000 for upcoming election in which he is so far running unopposed. Pasadena Sun
- LAPD wants to know about your surveillance camera. Patch
- Trader Joe’s Tease: There’s no sign that Trader Joe’s is coming to Echo Park, but one resident said bags of Trader Joe’s organic apples are on sale at the A Grocery Warehouse on Sunset.