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Daily Archives: July 17, 2012

Federal agents raid Elysian Valley location

A heavily armed team of federal drug agents equipped with a battering ram raided a building in Elysian Valley and detained several people. Drug Enforcement Agency spokesman Jose Martinez said the agents served warrants at a location in the 2000 block of Blake Avenue and detained ... Read More »

Charter school exec targets Echo Park & Silver Lake

Charter school founder Steve Barr and L.A. Unified have teamed up to open academies within the school district that will feature “new approaches to training teachers and new ways of instruction made possible by technology,” reports the L.A. Now. The details have yet to be worked ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Silver Lake & Mt. Washington

Dodgers & Downtown View, Elysian Park | Photo by Carlos Ontiveros/Flickr Mt. Washington man nearly dies after contracting disease transmitted through flea bites. Patch Council District 13 candidate drops out from race to take job in San Diego. Patch Silver Lake Neighborhood Council accepting candidate applications. ... Read More »