Daily Archives: February 4, 2016

$3 million for Occidental College Lab; prepare for this weekend’s 101 Slow Jam

MORNING REPORT: Occidental College has raised $3 million to turn the 65-year-old Moore Laboratory of Zoology into a high-tech genomics center. The renovated lab will make use of the Eagle Rock college's large collection of bird and shell specimens and new DNA-sequencing equipment .... A 2.5-mile stretch of the 101 Freeway through Boyle Heights will be closed this weekend to allow for the demolition of the Sixth Street Bridge that crosses over the freeway. The closure has been dubbed #101SlowJam. Read More »