Daily Archives: April 30, 2017

Boyle Heights shooting victim dies

BOYLE HEIGHTS — One of the four persons who was shot early Saturday morning near the Ramona Gardens housing project has died in what is being described as a gang-related crime, police said today. The victim, a 33-year-old male Latino who was shot multiple times, died after being taken to a hospital, said LAPD spokeswoman Norma Eisenman.  The  three other ... Read More »

Fans of El Chavo will love this East L.A. mural [updated]

EAST LOS ANGELES —  The characters and actors who appeared in El Chavo del Ocho are among the most beloved in Spanish-language television. While it has been decades since the last episodes were made, El Chavo, whose main character was an orphan who lived in a working-class apartment complex,  remains a popular figure. One example of that enduring popularity  is ... Read More »

Sunday’s Cat: Dexter from Mount Washington

MOUNT WASHINGTON —  Todd Frankel took the photo of the family cat, Dexter, as he stepped down the stairway and into a patch of morning light. “I love the light and the decisive movement of my MT Washington cat in this mornings.” Got a cat photo and details to share? Submit it here Meet More Sunday’s Cats More Mount Washington stories Read More »