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Monthly Archives: July 2016

Vandals bring Echo Park mini-golf exhibit to an end

smashed minature golf

ECHO PARK — A “ridiculous bout of vandalism” forced the organizers of an exhibit that resembled a mini-golf course to close the show and cancel a finale that had  been scheduled for today. TURF: A Mini-Golf Project,  a temporary exhibit and mini-golf course organized by Materials ... Read More »

Atwater Village shooting leaves man wounded


ATWATER VILLAGE —  A fight between two gang members resulted in a shooting that left one man injured Saturday night in the 3400 block of Glendale Boulevard, police said. Officers were called to the scene at about 9:30 p.m. and found a 25-year-old male Latino with ... Read More »

Man fatally shot outside East L.A. party


EAST LOS ANGELES –– A man was fatally shot early this morning after he was told to leave the scene of a large party in the 200 block of north Alma Avenue, according to a preliminary report by the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department. Witnesses said that ... Read More »

Photographer struck by Gold Line train in Boyle Heights; “Cultural Annihilation” in Silver Lake

Silver Lake | Kulabird1

MORNING REPORT: A woman was struck by a Gold Line train Friday night in Boyle Heights as she tried to take a picture of the train in the 1100 block of E. 1st Street. The woman was taken to a hospital to be treated for life-threatening injuries .... Opponents of a large development planned for the Sunset Junction section of Silver Lake have created an eye-catching image that resembles a movie poster. "Cultural Annihilation ... Coming to Silver Lake." Read More »

For Sale: Charming Craftsman Style Home in Cypress Park


3317 Granada St. | $519,900 | Property Website Beautiful Craftsman Style Home in Cypress Park. Bright & open floor plan, character & charm, spacious kitchen with sun-filled breakfast room, large yard & more. Planning on moving up to a larger home? Free list w/pics & info ... Read More »

HOT Eastside Rentals Open This Weekend!


Come on out and join The Rental Girl for our weekly Saturday Rent Crawl. Tour all our available rentals on the Eastside! For full schedule, details, photos and information, go to The Rental Girl Saturday Rent Crawl. Read More »

Police fatally shoot man in Boyle Heights; pop performer sings the praises of Echo Park

Silver Lake | Gina Acuna

MORNING REPORT: Police fatally shot a man armed in Boyle Heights Thursday night following a brief pursuit of a stolen vehicle .... Actor and activist George Takei, who played Mr. Sulu on the original Star Trek, created an anti-Trump video in Spanish in which he recalls when his family was removed from their Boyle Heights home during World II and sent to internment camps with other people of Japanese descent .... Pop singer Luna Shadows said she wants people to see the "authentic part" of Echo Park's music and art scene. Read More »