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Find out what's open and changed during the coronavirus pandemic

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Boyle Heights -- A pedestrian was struck and killed by a car Tuesday night near the junction of the 101 and 10 freeways, according to the CHP.

Six Catholic elementary schools -- including campuses in Boyle Heights and Silver Lake --  are closing due to low enrollment, shifting demographics and financial difficulties, with the coronavirus pandemic likely providing the final nail in their coffins, according to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

Whether you're new to the city or a 4th generation Angelino, there's a new coloring book on Amazon that highlights Los Angeles' forgotten heroes and places. Among the 15 celebrated heroes and locations, these are the ones located on the Eastside:

If your house buying budget is under $700,000, here are three properties that are currently available:

A "disgusted" Los Angeles County Supervisor Hilda Solis lashed out today at people who have been gaming the COVID-19 vaccination appointment system to "jump the line" and get shots at clinics established specifically for under-served minority and low-income residents who have struggled to get vaccinations.

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USC will work with the city to create an urban forest of shade trees to improve the health and quality of life of residents in Boyle Heights, El Sereno and Lincoln Heights, it was announced Wednesday.

Boyle Heights -- Before becoming involved with historic preservation efforts, Vivian Escalante was already part of what she called a “vintage world” - swing dancing, classic cars, vintage fashion styling for masculine women and men.

Even though the county is giving the okay, some restaurants are still wondering whether it’s safe yet to seat customers. Plus, if they add outdoor seating, does that mean another business loses a parking space? And lest we forget, outdoor seating was allowed before and then taken away after time and money were spent.

Boyle Heights -- All lanes of the northbound 5 Freeway connector ramp to the eastbound 10 Freeway in Boyle Heights reopened this morning after a body was found on the transition road.

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