Daily Archives: July 25, 2012

Suspect arrested in Highland Park shooting

Police today arrested  an alleged gang member in connection with the shooting of a 21-year-old Highland Park man on Tuesday afternoon. A post on the Northeast Division’s Facebook page said the Highland Park gang member was arrested this afternoon but did not offer any details.  “We cannot publish names of arrestees until after the DA files charges,” according to the ... Read More »

Councilman Garcetti emerges as the $2 million man

Councilman Eric Garcetti of Silver Lake has so far raised more than $2 million for his mayoral campaign. L.A. Now reports that Garcetti, who is termed out as Council District 13 representative,  had raised $2.2 million through June 30 since announcing his candidacy last year, according to contribution figures submitted to the City Ethics Commission.  During the first six months ... Read More »

Angeleno Heights woman abuzz over helicopters

Three nights of low-flying helicopters have an Angeleno Heights resident named Jennifer wondering what is going on and when it will stop: The helicopters are flying so low that at times the trees are swaying from the wind, windows are rattling and dishes are shaking in the cupboard.  I called the police and they confirmed that it was not them.  There are ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Highland Park & Los Feliz

River of Concrete,  Lincoln Heights | Photo by Walking Flowers/Flickr Police seek information on fatal Boyle Heights bus stop shooting. LAPD The urban landscape as viewed by Highland Park print artist Sonia Romero. KCET The cost of living and renting in Los Feliz. Moses Kagan Notes: LAPD Northeast Division taking RSVPs for Senior Lead Officer Summit on Thursday; Kinesiology student ... Read More »