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Daily Archives: July 30, 2012

Echo Park shooting leaves one dead*


* Update: The victim has been identified as 33-year-old Ivan Pedroza of Los Angeles. Police tonight are investigating the fatal shooting of a man whose body was found near a homeless encampment in Echo Park. The victim tumbled partway down a hillside after being shot once ... Read More »

Boyle Heights landmark gets unwrapped

The black construction screen that had hidden much of the former Boyle Hotel from public view for about  year came down today, revealing a renovated relic of Victorian-era Boyle Heights complete with a turret, arches and a domed cupola crowning the four-story brick building.  Musicians for ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, East L.A. & Echo Park

Palms & Lights, Dodger Stadium | Photo by Arnansell Photography/Flickr The search for a mariachi suit leads to Boyle Heights. SF Gate Photos of  Echo Park’s mighty mushroom. Patch Classic car owners take a “memory cruise” down Whittler Boulevard.  Lowrider The Eastsider thanks L. Kaplan of ... Read More »