Daily Archives: February 25, 2017

Body of missing 14-year-old found in L.A. River near Los Feliz [updated]

Authorities this afternoon are investigating the discovery of a body on an island in the L.A. River south of Los Feliz Boulevard, according to the L.A. Fire Department. Update: Police have identified the body as that of  Elias “Eli” Rodriguez, the 14-year-old Pacoima boy who went missing last week, the L. A. Times reports. But officials have not provided any description ... Read More »

Morning mural ride in East L.A.

EAST LOS ANGELES —  There were not many people out and about on this chilly morning when Aurelio Jose Barrera went out for a bike ride. But the clear crisp weather made for nice conditions to snap some photos of the neighborhood murals as he rode by. More East Los Angeles stories Got a story, tip, question or photo to share? Submit ... Read More »

Councilman Gil Cedillo’s reelection challenges; stolen vehicle pursuit ends in East L.A.

MORNING REPORT: Concerns about gentrification and whether he has lost touch with his district are among the challenges First District Councilman Gil Cedillo faces as he seeks reelection ..... The police pursuit of a stolen vehicle that began in Boyle Heights ended in neighboring East Los Angeles, where the suspect crashed into another vehicle on Floral Drive .... Candidates campaigning to represent City Council District 13 will appear at a forum on Monday, Feb. 27 Read More »