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Daily Archives: November 1, 2013

LAX shooting suspect had lived in Atwater Village*

News crews were parked outside tonight near the large Atwater Village apartment complex where Paul Anthony Ciancia, the alleged gunman in this morning’s deadly LAX shooting, had apparently resided, according to the L.A. Times and other news reports. One resident of the  apartments on Los Feliz ... Read More »

Shopper & Diner Report: Echo Park shifting retail scene

There’s a lot of  changes underway along Sunset Boulevard in Echo Park, with several stores announcing they are closing up or moving. This weekend, for example, Echo Park’s oldest antique shops, Minnette’s Antiques Etcetera, will be moving after nearly 50 years in the same spot in ... Read More »

East L.A. book shop stocks up on arts and culture


Outside Seite Books a street vendor calls out ‘¡guavas, papayas!’ in a singsong voice, while inside author Romney Keys reads an excerpt from his unfinished novel. About two dozen people are in attendance for the reading at this East Los Angeles bookstore, pushed up against bookshelves ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights And Highland Park


Boyle Heights housing project residents don’t have to go far for medical care. FBI affidavit about alleged political corruption mentions State Senator Kevin de Leon 47 times. Highland Park Spanish Revival-style home with its own music studio hits the market at $499,000. Bloggers can’t live on ... Read More »