- A hit-and-run was reported on Tuesday night near Soto and Folsom streets in Boyle Heights. The suspect’s vehicle was described as a possible Nissan SUV last seen headed southbound on Soto. No further details were available. LAPD Hit & Run
- The city has raised the rebate property owners will receive if they repair their sidewalks to $10,000 from $2,000 to increase participation in the program. My News LA
- 1st District Councilman Gil Cedillo, speaking in support of the Highland Park father who is fighting deportation, said: “The criminals and those who should be deported are in the White House.” My News LA
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A message from Eastside Events sponsor Metro
Go Metro to Nisei Week 2017 in Little Tokyo
Enjoyed by thousands every summer, Nisei Week in Little Tokyo is one the nation’s longest running cultural festivals of its kind. From August 19 to 27, participate in free Japanese cultural events, activities for all ages, and live music and dancing.
The most convenient way to get to the 77th Annual Nisei Week festivities is to take the Metro Gold Line and get off at the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station. Learn more at golittletokyo.com.