Daily Archives: November 17, 2012

Construction crew has a close call with fast-rising L.A. River

It does not take much rain to quickly raise the water level of L.A. River. That’s what a construction crew working in the riverbed learned this afternoon as fast-rising water breached a temporary concrete barrier near Atwater Village, according to Peter Merryman, who witnessed the sight as he and his wife walked across the Fletcher Drive bridge.  Workers were able ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights, Highland Park & Mt. Washington

Highland Park cooking program teaches troubled teens how to prepare for life as well as dinner.   Patch Memorial and fundraiser held for Roosevelt High grad killed in double Boyle Heights homicide.  Boyle Heights Beat Mt Washington students get a lesson in song and story writing.  Patch The Eastsider is looking for an Ad Sales Rep. Bulletin Board Happening Today ... Read More »