News & Notes:
- The neighborhoods covered by the LAPD’s Northeast Division, which stretches from East Hollywood to Eagle Rock, have seen violent crime rise far above the citywide average this year, according to the L.A. Weekly. From Jan. 1 to July 19, reports of violent crime in the Northeast Division rose 9.4% compared to a citywide increase of 2.8% during the first half of the year.
- The Boulevard Sentinel spends some time with the members of the Highland Park Sportsman’s Club, which is focused on the “shooting sports.”
- Eagle Rock residents are invited to attend a public meeting on Thursday, July 31 over the proposed expansion of the Scholl Canyon Landfill in neighboring Glendale.