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Daily Archives: July 6, 2010

Suspect apprehended in East Hollywood transgender killing

Jesus Catalan, who was the main suspect in last August’s killing of Paulina Ibarra, was picked up this morning by Mexican police and  was turned over to the U.S. Border Patrol  in San Diego, according to police. Catalan, who was believed to have frequented East Hollywood ... Read More »

The colors of Echo Park Lake

Photos by Martin Cox Echo Park resident Martin Cox has noted that Echo Park Lake seems to have adopted a two-tone color scheme, with the water in the northern section appearing neon-green while muddy-brown seems to be the predominate color on the south end.  Recreation and ... Read More »

What’s left of Echo Park’s Cuban community finds a new home

Jose Angel Dominguez Mondejar of the Asociacion Patriotica Cubana with Bienvenda Husssain, owner of Havana Travel. Echo Park’s Cuban community was already fading when Jose Angel Dominguez Mondejar arrived in Los Angeles in 1983.  While a monument to Cuban patriot Jose Marti was installed at Echo ... Read More »