News & Notes:
- One person was killed after being struck by a Metrolink train in Boyle Heights, reports L.A. Now.
- G-Force At Work: Elysian Valley – aka Frogtown – has entered the “cognitive dissonance” stage of gentrification as some residents and artists fear they will soon be priced out, reports L.A. Weekly.
- Organizers of Mariachi 5K postponed this weekend’s run through Boyle Heights after meeting with opposition from some residents, according to KPCC.
- The victim of a fatal Whittier Boulevard assault in East L.A. has been identified as 78-year-old Santos Castro, reports EGP News.
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