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Sunday, February 26, 2017

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Boyle Heights gallery blames anti-gentrification protests for closure

BOYLE HEIGHTS — Artists Barnett Cohen and Jules Gimbrone joined the neighborhood’s burgeoning art scene last year by turning a 5,000-square-foot warehouse into a nonprofit gallery focused on underrepresented artists. PSSST, as the gallery was known, was about “artists supporting artists,” Gimbrone told the New York Times. ... Read More »

Man dies in El Sereno crash on Valley Boulevard

EL SERENO — A driver was killed this afternoon after his vehicle struck a light pole while traveling eastbound on Valley Boulevard near Cyril Avenue, police said. The victim, described as a male Latino, was declared dead at the scene of the crash, which took place at ... Read More »

Lost in Boyle Heights: Australian Shep-Pit mix

Female Dog. Australian shep pit mix. Light brown and white Contact: [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Read More »

Blue-haired tagging suspect apprehended in Boyle Heights

BOYLE HEIGHTS —  A female tagger suspected of defacing several Downtown government buildings was caught today by police when she was detained on an open container investigation, said the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department. Victoria Jayne Bay, a 37-year-old transient, was arrested on suspicion of felony vandalism ... Read More »

Man shot while driving on 5 Freeway

Police continue to search for the suspects in what appears to be a violent case of freeway road rage that left one man with a severe laceration to his eye after the suspect opened fire on the 5 Freeway Monday night. Read More »