Monthly Archives: October 2015

The making of a scary East L.A. story

EAST LOS ANGELES -- Shhhhh. Come closer. If you ask me, it’s not Halloween without a good scary story. First time author, Mario J. Becerra couldn’t agree more. His recently published book, Haunted East Los Angeles, tells of devil worship, spirit children, Ouija boards, poltergeists, and graveyard apparitions. Apparently, many others agree, too, because the Chicano Resource Center at the East Los Angeles Library was packed at his Thursday evening book talk. Read More »

Silver Lake Midcentury Modern Available for Lease

The Kawaguchi House, a stunning Midcentury Modern home in Silver Lake, is available for lease. Completed in 1953 by noted architect Eugene Kinn Choy the residence enjoys a serene hillside location in the Primrose Hill enclave, prized for its easy Reservoir access and gorgeous vistas. Read More »

Second Debs Park victim identified; homeless raise safety concerns in Boyle Heights

MORNING REPORT: Friends identified one of the two women found dead in Debs Park on Wednesday as Briana Gallegos .... Boyle Heights residents expressed concern about the public safety and health issues related to the growing number of homeless persons in parks and other areas .... The L.A. City Council is scheduled to vote on a motion today to reduce building height and impose other restrictions on new construction near in portions of Elysian Valley near the L.A. River Read More »