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Daily Archives: November 24, 2015

Police pursuit of shooting suspect ends in Elysian Valley

Suspect was apprehended on Ripple Street after crashing car on freeway

ELYSIAN VALLEY — Police apprehended a shooting suspect tonight in Elysian Valley following a brief pursuit that ended after the man crashed the vehicle near the junction of the 2 and 5 freeways and ran off into neighborhood streets. The incident began in Cypress Park where ... Read More »

Lights out in Atwater Village and Eagle Rock [updated]


More than 2,200 LADWP customers in Atwater Village and Eagle Rock  are without power tonight, with service not expected to be fully restored until 3 a.m. on Wednesday. In Atwater Village, 1,578 customers have lost electrical service, according to LADWP spokesman Albert Rodriguez.  It’s not clear ... Read More »

Tiny Echo Park bungalow to get supersized

Big bungalow in the works | Jim Schneeweis

ECHO PARK — At first glance it looks like this pint-sized, 440-square-foot bungalow at the corner of Lake Shore Avenue and Grafton Street is going to get torn down. But it isn’t. Instead, the one-bedroom house will be get a second story as part of a ... Read More »

Highland Park shooting victim identified; Dodgers to hire first minority manager

View from Elysian Park | Mary-Austin Klein/Flickr

MORNING REPORT: Police have identified the victim of Sunday's fatal Highland Park shooting as 35-year-old Pete Cordero .... The Dodgers are expected to announce the hiring of former outfielder Dave Roberts as the team's first-ever minority manager .... The NY Times visits the LAPD's canine training grounds at the Police Academy in Elysian Park to meet Sgt. Michael Goosby, the department's chief dog trainer and the inspiration for one of the characters found in Robert Crais' detective novels Read More »