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Daily Archives: April 23, 2009

The great indoors

Friday will be the last day to wander through The Forest installation created inside Machine Projects in Echo Park. Photo by Julian Bleeker Read More »

LAPD cops get burned over BBQ fundraiser

The revelation that former LAPD anti-gang officer Anthony Razo shot himself outside his City Terrace home to defraud his insurance company left his colleagues angry and embarrassed. It also left them wanting their money back, reports The Voice (story on page 4). Officers from the Hollenbeck ... Read More »

A new symbol of public mourning: The Ghost Bike

The sidewalks of Echo Park often sprout temporary alters of votive candles, flowers, hand-written notes and photos to mark the spot of a fatal gang shooting or accident. But the temporary tribute to honor Jesus-Renteria Castillo, who was killed by a motorist last Sunday while riding ... Read More »