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Daily Archives: December 20, 2012

Botanical designer blooms in Highland Park

Story by Cynthia Greenburg Photos by Martha Benedict “The big aha was in NY,” Valerie Jurado says. It was there the daughter of Filipino immigrants who grew up in East L.A. suddenly found herself going from mass producing “baby’s-breath-1-800-FLOWER” style arrangements to designing $400 bouquets for ... Read More »

Top cops in Echo Park and Silver Lake to retire

Echo Park and Silver Lake will start the new year with a shakeup in law enforcement as two long-time senior lead officers take retirement.  Senior Lead Officers Bobby Hill, who covers Echo Park and Elysian Valley, will retire in January after nearly 30 years with the ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights and Highland Park

Parking Ramps & Sky, Eagle Rock | Photo by Mary-Austin Klein/Flickr Boyle Heights Community Youth Orchestra makes its Breed Street Shul debut. Boyle Heights Beat Fire damages Highland Park apartment building. Patch The Eastsider thanks Art for Empty Walls of Echo Park and R. Renteria of ... Read More »