Daily Archives: February 14, 2017

Bulletin Board: Measure S mini-forum presented by the EPIA

Submitted by Echo Park Improvement Association Confused about Measure S? Do you love it or hate it? Want to learn more? Please join the Echo Park Improvement Association’s Neighborhood Issues Committee on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 7 pm as we host a special mini-forum on Measure S, the controversial anti-discretionary development proposal on the March 7th ballot. The EPIA has ... Read More »

East L.A. sidewalk vendors love Valentine’s Day

EAST LOS ANGELES — Forget to buy a Valentine’s Day gift for that someone special?  That’s no problem in East L.A., where many sidewalks and street corners are brimming with flowers, balloons and teddy bears being hawked by street vendors.  Aurelio Jose Barrera  dashed around the neighborhood taking picture of the the Valentine’s Day pop-ups. Got a story, tip, question ... Read More »

Occidental College warns of intruder; catalytic converter thefts in Silver Lake; students on the beat in Boyle Heights

MORNING REPORT: Occidental College warned students and staff of a man who entered the student dormitories and engaged in "lewd, lascivious behavior" .... The student journalists at Boyle Heights Beat learn about leadership and research and develop other skills as they cover their community .... A Silver Lake resident is warning her neighbors to watch out for catalytic converter thieves near Waverly Drive and Auburn Street Read More »