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Monthly Archives: November 2015

Outdoor Park Gyms: The Good, The Bad and the Smoking-Optional


“Did you see? Over there?” asks Tony Kurkowski as he looked in the direction of a man who had used the colorful outdoor fitness equipment at Sycamore Park in Highland Park. The exerciser was walking off after his workout with a cigarette dangling in his mouth. “Well, I guess that’s another benefit of exercising outdoors – you can smoke!” Read More »

Echo Park shooting victim identified

Police on Allesandro Street

ECHO PARK — The man who suffered a fatal gunshot wound to the head Sunday night has been identified as 19-year-old Oscar Sandoval, Jr. according to the L.A. County coroner. The victim was shot at approximately 10:15 p.m. in the 1300 block of Allesandro Street near ... Read More »

Found in Echo Park: White cat


There’s a white cat that has appeared in our neighborhood…he seems rather friendly, although has been fighting with our cats. Would love to find his previous owners, or possibly new ones! He’s very, very cute! Near Scott and Portia st. Contact: [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & ... Read More »

Fatal El Sereno shooting; Cirque du Soleil performs in Dodger Stadium parking lot; Eastsider Cyber Monday Ad Sale

Cypress Park | The Eastsider

MORNING REPORT: One man was fatally shot Saturday night in the 4400 block of Mercury Avenue in El Sereno .... A man suspected of attempting to rape a woman in Highland Park is shown in a surveillance video as he follows her on a sidewalk before the assault .... The blue-and-yellow tents of Cirque du Soleil will rise over a Dodger Stadium parking lot for the Canadian troupe's KURIOS - Cabinet of Curiosities, which will run from Dec. 10 to early February Read More »

Attempted Highland Park rape on York; man shot in East L.A.; high-speed rail impact discussed

Northbound 2 Freeway, Glassell Park | Mary-Austin Klein/Glassell Park

MORNING REPORT: A woman was knocked to the ground and beaten during an attempted rape Thursday night on York Boulevard near Toledo Street in Highland Park .... L.A County sheriff deputies responding to a collision near E. First Street and Eastern Avenue found that a man inside one of the vehicles had suffered a gunshot wound to the thigh .... Residents gathered in Cypress Park to hear about the potential impacts the construction on a high-speed rail line will have on surrounding communities Read More »