EAST LOS ANGELES — The L.A. County Department of Parks website describes Atlantic Avenue Park as “inviting for leisure picnics and strolls.” However, there is a problem with the lighting or the lack of.
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EAST LOS ANGELES – Kids In Sports, a nonprofit involved in youth athletics, is signing up youths between the ages of 5 – 17 for a coed basketball program in Salazar Park. “We are trying to get more movement in that area to get the youth ... Read More »
EAST LOS ANGELES -- Steven Cruz, the 14-year-old who was stabbed to death in front of Griffith Junior High School on Jan. 23, was buried today following a weekend of memorial services and fundraisers.
Cruz, a student at Garfield Senior High, was headed home on a Friday afternoon when he stopped at Griffith Junior High to visit friends, the L.A. County Sheriff Department told EGP News.Read More »
EAST LOS ANGELES – LASD homicide detectives working on Friday’s fatal stabbing of a boy outside an East L.A. middle school have arrested a second suspect – a 14-year-old who is believed to have provided the knife involved in the killing. The juvenile was arrested Tuesday ... Read More »
EAST LOS ANGELES -- On Tuesday night, volunteers fanned out across East L.A., bearing clipboards, tally sheets, maps, and flashlights for the 2015 Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count. Read More »
EAST LOS ANGELES — Photographer Aurelio Jose Barrera distributes food to the homeless in East Los Angeles once or twice a week. But instead of making his deliveries in a car or van, Barrera loads the food, which includes oranges, lemons and grapefruit he picks from neighborhood ... Read More »
EAST LOS ANGELES – Authorities are looking for the suspect who used a pair of scissors to fatally stab a 14-year-old outside David Wark Griffith Junior High School in East Los Angeles this afternoon, reports KTLA. The victim, who died after being transported to a hospital, was a ... Read More »
EAST LOS ANGELES --Sometimes size really does matter, at least when it comes to disposing of trash from our homes. Republic Services, which provides waste disposal for unincorporated East Los Angeles, began to offer noticeably larger blue recycle cart or bins at no additional charge as part of a service enhancements that were promoted last summer. Sound good? Read More »
EAST LOS ANGELES -- While the national economy seems to be growing at a healthy rate, the economy appears to be a mixed bag in East L.A.. Take for example Whittier Place, a brand new strip shopping center on Whittier Boulevard. Palm trees have been planted and the parking lot lines have been freshly painted. But of the 18 spaces up for lease, only about half are occupied so far, with tenants skewed to the big corporate chains. Read More »