Daily Archives: December 19, 2015

East L.A. homicide suspect arrested; artists and animals fill an Echo Park alley; Boyle Heights student activism circa 1945

MORNING REPORT: Antonio Medina, who is suspected of killing his girlfriend in East Los Angeles last month, was arrested on Dec. 9 in Mexico and is now being held without bail in an L.A. County jail ... Echo Park's "Animal Alley" is taking shape as about 20 artists paint images cover the walls with images of tigers, gorillas, cats and other animals .... 87-year-old Leo Frumkin recalls when he and other students at Roosevelt High in Boyle Heights organized walkouts and demonstrations in 1945 ... Read More »