EL SERENO – After preparing for several years, Wilson High will begin offering a rigorous, college-prep program at the start of the 2015-16 school years, according campus officials. School supporter Peter Cabrera provided more details about the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme: Wilson is now one of ... Read More »
Daily Archives: April 9, 2015
SILVER LAKE — The construction of a new water pipeline means that joggers and walkers – as well as motorists – have to adjust to detours next to the Silver Lake and Ivanhoe reservoirs. Dan Gershon snapped photos this week of the temporary new walking path, ... Read More »
LINCOLN HEIGHTS -- In a different era, maternity homes served two purposes – to nurture unmarried, pregnant girls and to hide them. That was the case with the Booth Maternity Group Home for Unwed Mothers and the Florence Crittenton Home, which operated for decades only a few blocks apart when Lincoln Heights was a refuge for frightened girls and their children.
HIGHLAND PARK — The Highland Swap Mall will close its doors over the summer to undergo renovations, forcing many vendors to look for new spaces. “Twenty two years, seven days a week, no vacations and all of it right here,” said clothing vendor Jenny Chang says pointing to her stall.
Police fatally shoot Boyle Heights homicide suspect; Council District 4 candidates clash over developer influence
MORNING REPORT: A murder suspect was shot and killed by police in Boyle Heights on Wednesday night after he fled the crime scene near Soto and Fourth streets ... Council District 4 candidates clash over contributions and influence of real estate developers .... Sign up for The Eastsider Email Digest for a daily dose of scenes, sightings and stories.