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Daily Archives: May 21, 2013

Cedillo leads Gardea in Council District 1 race*

Cedillo and Gardea

Former state lawmaker Gil Cedillo   has retained a wide margin over rival Jose Gardea  as votes continue to be tabulated from the  Council District 1  election. With nearly 70% of precincts reporting,  Cedillo claimed 53.08%  of votes cast compared to 46.91% for Gardea , according to ... Read More »

O’Farrell remains ahead of Choi in Council District 13 race*

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Mitch O’Farrell  remains ahead of  John Choi  in the race to replace Eric Garcetti as the 13th District Councilman. With more than 82% of precincts reporting,  O’Farrell had captured 53% of the ballots  ballots versus nearly 47% for Choi , according to unofficial results posted online by ... Read More »

Echo Park stabbing victim identified

The man who was fatally stabbed during a fight on an Echo Park street early Sunday morning has been identified by police as 33-year-old Darrin Jeffries. Homicide detective Julian Pere with the Rampart Division provided a few more details about the fatal stabbing that took on ... Read More »

Echo Park homes south of Sunset head into the $700,000 range

Echo Park house for sale on Kent Street 5-19-2013 9-58-26 PM

A two-bedroom, Spanish Colonial-style home near Echo Park Lake sold for $735,000 as prices in the relatively affordable area of Echo Park south of Sunset Boulevard continued to climb higher.  The  80-year-old home on the 1700 block of Kent Street went into escrow quickly after hitting ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights And Echo Park

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Don’t Forget to Vote: City elections held today. Find your polling place. Man fatally shot by police in Boyle Heights. Four violent crimes in a week puts Echo Park on Crime Alert list. Two years of change in Highland Park. Today’s News & Notes links gathered ... Read More »