Daily Archives: October 16, 2014

Kevin de León sworn in as leader of State Senate; Boyle Heights resident honored as a Teacher of the Year; Silver Lake sobriety check point

Morning Report: State Senator Kevin de León, whose district includes portions of Echo Park and Highland Park, was sworn in as the first Latino leader of the State Senate in more than 130 years during a $50,000 inaugural ceremony ... Isabel Morales of Boyle Heights has been honored with a “Teacher of the Year” award by L.A. Unified ... Labor organizer and former housing commissioner Mario Chavez will kick off his Council District 14 campaign with a community walk in Boyle Heights ... A sobriety check point is planned this Saturday night in Silver Lake Read More »