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Daily Archives: April 19, 2012

Old School: Occidental College celebrates 125th anniversary

Occidental College will celebrate its 125 Anniversary with a series of events that begin on Friday, Founders Day, and includes everything from academic panel discussions to a 50-foot high ferris wheel and carnival on the Eagle Rock campus.  Occidental President Jonathan Veitch will also officially announce ... Read More »

It takes many steps to get an Echo Park crosswalk

The death of a 65-year-old Echo Park man after he was struck by a car  has prompted many residents to ask for additional measure to protect pedestrians. Aureliano Polanco was hit as he was crossing Echo Park Avenue at Lucretia Avenue, an unmarked intersection. What would ... Read More »

Developer to update residents over Montecito Heights project

Officials seeking to develop a Montecito Heights hilltop owned by the church founded by legendary evangelist  Aimee Semple McPherson are scheduled to provide more details of the project at a meeting tonight (April 19) with residents. The Church of the Foursquare Gospel has put neighbors on ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Hermon & Highland Park

Arches & Swirls, Silver Lake | Photo by Brett Fernau/Flickr Mayor talks up transportation but remains silent on layoffs during State of City speech.  Daily News & L.A. Times Boyle Heights’ Los Cinco Puntos wins a spot on the 10 Best Tacos in America list. Epicurious ... Read More »