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Daily Archives: January 16, 2014

A welcome sign of East L.A. makes a comeback

A new “Bienvenidos East Los Angeles” sign has replaced a similar welcome marker on Beverly Boulevard that was smashed into pieces last October after being hit by a vehicle, reports C.J.Salgado. Workers were putting finishing touches on the sign this morning, said C.J. Salgado. Read More »

Barlow Hospital takes a step to building new medical complex

Barlow Respiratory Hospital, which wants to rezone its property to  create  a large residential development between Echo Park and Dodger Stadium,  has applied for permits to begin grading  a corner of its property for a proposed new hospital building. The city’s Building & Safety Department has ... Read More »

Brooklyn pizzeria owner might steer clear of York Boulevard*

Italiano’s Pizza has left behind its York Boulevard  storefront, with the Highland Park pizza parlor focusing operations on its remaining store on Figueroa.  What’s going into that York Boulevard space? Not Paulie Gee’s, the well-regarded Brooklyn pizzeria owned by Paul Gianonne.  Gianonne last month said he ... Read More »

Fire in the foothills*

The morning sky was streaked with a plume of smoke as a brush fire broke out in the hills above Glendora. Katrina Alexy snapped a shot of the smoke from Highland Park at about 6:30 a.m. “Unfortunately, it’s much bigger now,” she said later in a ... Read More »