EAST LOS ANGELES -- Mickey, a miligold macaw with green, yellow and blue feathers, was stolen off a porch in East L.A. last week as the horrified owner looked on. Now, there's a $1,000 reward being offered for Mickey's return.
As a child Alice Bag, born Alicia Armendariz, was shy and spoke very little English. In kindergarten, she sometimes would cry due to her frustrations with English, Spanish being her first language. As an East Los Angeles teenager Bag fronted the band The Bags in the early days of the Los Angeles punk scene. She eventually got down the whole English part just fine.
One of the biggest issues facing new County Supervisor Hilda Solis, whose district includes most of the Eastside, is how to close the 710 Freeway gap between El Sereno and Pasadena. On Wednesday, Solis, who replaced Gloria Molina as Supervisor of the First District, hinted at her preferences and concerns about the alternatives now being considered.
EAST LOS ANGELES -- Parklets - those slivers of public spaces that are turned into micro plazas and gathering spots - have arrived in East Los Angeles. On Wednesday, county officials, including County Supervisor Hilda Solis, gathered on Mednik Avenue outside a burger place to dedicate one of three parklets, which in this case resemble a backyard deck complete with seats, table and potted plants.
EAST LOS ANGELES -- A woman who was confronted by two masked robbers inside her home this morning was bound with duct tape while the robbers ransacked the residence.
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 »