Daily Archives: October 1, 2014

101-year-old man killed in Boyle Heights collision

BOYLE HEIGHTS-- A 101-year man crossing a street was fatally struck this morning by a van whose driver was followed and detained by witnesses after fleeing the scene. The LAPD's Central Traffic Division said that Jose Noriega was struck at about 6 a.m. while walking eastbound in a marked crosswalk at Lorena and Opal streets when he was hit by a 1997 Chevy Astro Van traveling northbound on Lorena. Read More »

More Sheriff patrols in store for East L.A.; Transparent wins praise for Silver Lake producer; updated Eastsider

Residents of East Los Angeles and other unincorporated sections of Los Angeles County should see more Sheriff patrols after County Supervisors agreed to hire more deputies .... Silver Lake's Jill Sollway is getting a lot of attention and praise for Transparent, a new Amazon Prime series about a transgender retired professor ... Eastsider readers may have noticed some changes after a new mobile version of the site was launched Tuesday night. Read More »