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Daily Archives: February 23, 2016

Two men found guilty in Highland Park 7-Eleven slaying


HIGHLAND PARK – Two men are facing life in prison after jurors today found them guilty of the fatal December 2013 shooting of a clerk at the 7-Eleven store at the corner of Avenue 52 and Figueroa Street, according to the L.A. County District Attorney. Rasheen ... Read More »

L.A.’s other First Street Bridge prepares for change

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ECHO PARK —  The First Street Bridge that spans the L.A. River, connecting Boyle Heights and Downtown, is a grand structure and city historic landmark. That bridge reopened five years ago after an extensive renovation.  But there’s another, lesser known First Street Bridge that crosses over a tangle ... Read More »

Glassell Park private school seeks to expand


GLASSELL PARK –  Ribét Academy has seen enrollment plunge from more than 500 about nine years ago to about 300 currently. So why does the private, co-ed school want to add more dorm and classroom space?  Headmaster Ronald Dauzat says that the new facilities may help ... Read More »