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Daily Archives: June 17, 2013

East L.A. gift card-for-guns swap nets 152 weapons


The owners of more than 150 guns who apparently would rather shop than shoot traded in their weapons for gift cards on Saturday during a gun buyback program at the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department station in East Los Angeles.  The owners of the guns traded their ... Read More »

Eagle Rock man celebrates sobriety and a college degree


June has been a month of milestones for Jeffrey Bellissimo of Eagle Rock. Not only has the former meth addict been sober for five years but on Friday he graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice from Cal State Los Angeles. Bellissimo’s ... Read More »

The waters of Echo Park Lake are not true blue


The grand opening of Echo Park Lake this past weekend found park visitors getting reacquainted with their favorite landmarks, including the  park’s landmark green bridge,  the pink lotus blossoms and the blue lake. Wait a minute. A blue lake? As anyone remembers, the color of Echo ... Read More »

Found: Akita and poodle mix in Mt. Washington


Submitted by Blue I found two dogs in Mt Washington this afternoon {Sat., June 15] around 3pm. Here’s the info: Male Spaniel (poodle?), adult, neutered, collar no tags, chip info outdated. Very friendly, chubby, recently groomed. Knows how to sit on command. Male Akita, young, neutered, ... Read More »