News & Notes:
- Last week’s shooting of a female motorist on the 5 Freeway in Atwater Village could be connected to the recent shootings in the Valley and West Hollywood, reports the L.A. Weekly.
- A developer is expected to be named soon to build a 200-room hotel on the grounds of USC Health Science Campus in Boyle Heights, reports Curbed. The hotel is part of a masterplan to develop the university’s property with student housing and office space.
- A 1929 Silver Lake Spanish-Colonial gets child-friendly, modern makeover, reports the L.A. Times.
- Cal State L.A. in El Sereno was ranked No. 7 in this year’s rankings of master’s universities conducted by Washington Monthly’s College Guide, which takes into account recruiting and graduating low-income students, research and and community service.
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