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Daily Archives: January 14, 2009

A Highland Park girl heads to the Obama inaugural in style

When 13-year-old Jacqueline Mendoza arrives in Washington to attend the presidential inaugural, the Highland Park resident will be wearing a dress made by her father and inspired by a style-conscious First Lady. No, not Michelle Obama. Jacqueline will be taking her fashion cues from Jackie O: ... Read More »

Update on Echo Park shooting

The four-year-old boy who was shot and killed yesterday afternoon in the southern edge of Echo Park has been identified as Roberto Lopez. The boy — the fourth Echo Park youngster to be killed in a little more than two years — was walking home with ... Read More »

Never say never to football in Chavez Ravine

Is mayor Villaraigosa a bigger fan of NFL football or Dodger owner Frank McCourt? The mayor’s staff scrambled last week to intercept an effort by Ed Roski to get the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce to support his proposed NFL stadium in the City of Industry. ... Read More »

Echo Park boy killed in a possible drive-by shooting

The four-year-old boy was shot this afternoon while walking with his sister in the southern edge of Echo Park near the intersection of Court and Bixel streets, according to the LA Times and AP. He is the fourth Echo Park kid to be killed by gunfire ... Read More »