ECHO PARK -- The challenge - some would say the futility - of cleaning up the city's homeless camps was on display today in Echo Park. This morning, a crew of workers organized by the city cleaned up and hauled away the belongings of the large encampment that had spilled across the sidewalks along the Alvarado Street as it passes under the 101 Freeway. But only a few hours later, the homeless had returned.
HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN – Brooklyn Bagel Bakery has shut down its Beverly Boulevard facility and store after it was declared unsafe by building inspectors. Notices posted on the building warned passersby to stay 25 feet away from the east wall of the structure, where large cracks were ... Read More »
BOYLE HEIGHTS -- There are plenty of dogs but no off-leash dog parks in Boyle Heights. That could change, however, under a proposal now before the Boyle Heights Neighborhood Council that calls for turning empty lots into neighborhood dog parks.
SILVER LAKE -- In 1924 a 75-foot-long tunnel was opened underneath Sunset Boulevard at Golden Gate Avenue to create a safe passage for children and other pedestrians walking to Micheltorena Elementary. It has been many years, however, since school kids have passed through the tunnel on ...
MORNING REPORT: Police have taken into custody a rape suspect who was armed with a machete while he assaulted a Boyle Heights woman in her home ... L.A. Unified school board members have proposed creating a new marketing campaign to attract students as enrollment continues to decline
EAGLE ROCK - A man was struck several times in the head with a machete on Monday night during an argument with a drunken co-worker in Eagle Rock over an alleged theft, according to NBC LA.
Looking for an excuse to dress up and get down? The Silverlake Independent Jewish Community Center’s Spring Gala has all the best parts of a good party—think open bar, live music, DJ, dance floor, and selfie booth—with none of the boring stuff.