HIGHLAND PARK — It was only a few years ago when L.A. Unified launched a top-to-bottom shake up of Luther Burbank Middle School amid eroding academic performance. Since then, the school’s test scores have jumped and it was recently recognized as a role model for high-performing middle schools.
SILVER LAKE — Those who travel around the Silver Lake and Ivanhoe reservoirs will need to prepare for detours and road closures as well as dramatic changes to the landscape in the months ahead as the LADWP prepares to start construction on a new water pipeline and temporarily drain the two reservoirs
Cal State L.A. receives $1 million to study urban sustainability; sales for Silver Lake handbag designer reach $10 million; Boyle Heights officer-involved shooting
MORNING REPORT: Cal State L.A. has received $1 million from a former civil engineering professor to help start a proposed research center for the study of urban sustainability ... Handbag designer Clare Vivier of Silver Lake is preparing to open her fourth store on Melrose Avenue as sales reach $10 million ... Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Boyle Heights that took place after one of the suspects pointed a gun at officers during a foot pursuit.