Daily Archives: January 22, 2015

Big & Blue: A review of East L.A.’s new super-sized recycling cart

EAST LOS ANGELES --Sometimes size really does matter, at least when it comes to disposing of trash from our homes. Republic Services, which provides waste disposal for unincorporated East Los Angeles, began to offer noticeably larger blue recycle cart or bins at no additional charge as part of a service enhancements that were promoted last summer. Sound good? Read More »

Highland Park veterinarian dies; charter school co-founder running in L.A. Unified board race; Council District 4 debate a “madhouse”; groovy Echo Park home selling for $749,000

Morning Report: Rolando P. Vasquez, co-owner of North Figueroa Animal Hospital in Highland Park, has died from lung cancer ... Ref Rodriguez, the co-founder of a chain of charter schools who is running in the District 5 school board race, says he does not want to be known as “the charter guy.” ... Nine of the 14 candidates running in the Council District 4 race participated in a feisty political debate described as a “madhouse.” ... Can’t get more groovy than this Echo Park house selling for $749,000 Read More »