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Fatal Highland Park bus stabbing suspect identified; water main breaks in Silver Lake

Fatal Highland Park bus stabbing suspect identified; water main breaks in Silver Lake
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The individual detained in Monday’s fatal stabbing on board a Metro bus in Highland Park has been identified as 43-year-old Allen Jay Milton. He was later arrested, booked on a murder charge and is being held on $1 million bail. LASD Water mains were busting all over the place this morning. In Silver Lake, LADWP […]

Thrift store in the works for former Glassell Park hardware store

Thrift store in the works for former Glassell Park hardware store

GLASSELL PARK — The former home of Verdugo Hardware, which closed in May after more than 90 years in business, is now being transformed into a thrift store that will help support religious and community programs. A banner for L.A. Road Thrift Store has been hung in front of the former Eagle Rock Boulevard hardware […]

Sheriff releases photos of suspects in fatal Highland Park bus stabbing

Sheriff releases photos of suspects in fatal Highland Park bus stabbing

Surveillance photos courtesy LASD HIGHLAND PARK — The L.A. County Sheriff’s Department this afternoon released surveillance photos of three suspects who were involved in Monday night’s fatal stabbing on a Metro bus in Highland Park. A male passenger was stabbed in the chest at about 10:40 p.m. during an argument on a Metro bus headed […]

Sheriff releases photos of suspects in fatal Highland Park bus stabbing

Sheriff releases photos of suspects in fatal Highland Park bus stabbing

Surveillance photos courtesy LASD HIGHLAND PARK — The L.A. County Sheriff’s Department this afternoon released surveillance photos of three suspects who were involved in Monday night’s fatal stabbing on a Metro bus in Highland Park. A male passenger was stabbed in the chest at about 10:40 p.m. during an argument on a Metro bus headed […]

New homes to replace 1909 Highland Park bungalow

New homes to replace 1909 Highland Park bungalow

HIGHLAND PARK —  A more than century-old bungalow in the 300 block of S Avenue 57 would be replaced with five new townhouses designed under the city’s small-lot development ordinance, according to an application filed with the Planning Department. The project designed by Modative Architecture, which has designed several small-lot projects across the city, would […]

Juvenile shot dead in East L.A. [updated]

Juvenile shot dead in East L.A. [updated]

EAST LOS ANGELES — A teenage male was fatally shot tonight in the 3500 block of Cesar Chavez Avenue only a little more than six months after a deadly shooting took place in the same area. L.A. Now reports that the victim, who was shot at about 6 p.m., was pronounced dead after being transported […]

Juvenile shot dead in East L.A.

Juvenile shot dead in East L.A.

EAST LOS ANGELES — A teenage male was fatally shot tonight in the 3500 block of Cesar Chavez Avenue only a little more than six months after a deadly shooting took place near the same area. The L.A. Now reports that the victim, who was shot at about 6 p.m., was pronounced dead after being […]

Eastside Weekend: Model railroad open house chugs into El Sereno; find out how How Love Lasts; Echo Park gets a taste of Future Tongue

Eastside Weekend: Model railroad open house chugs into El Sereno;  find out how How Love Lasts; Echo Park gets a taste of Future Tongue

This weekend will find model railroad fans heading to El Sereno as the Pasadena Model Railroad Club holds its fall open house. Other weekend goings on include an Eagle Rock play that asks the question “How Does Love Last?” and an arts collective called Future Tongue holds its first gallery exhibit, a group show that […]

Driver sentenced to nine years in prison for fatal Highland Park hit-and-run

Driver sentenced to nine years in prison for fatal Highland Park hit-and-run

Cyclist Jose Luna was killed when struck by a hit-and-run driver near Figueroa Street and Pasadena Avenue HIGHLAND PARK — A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge today sentenced Alexis Virto to nine years in state prison in connection with last’s June fatal hit-and-run of a cyclist on Figueroa Street near near Pasadena Avenue, said […]

Driver sentenced to nine years in prison for fatal Highland Park hit-and-run

Driver sentenced to nine years in prison for fatal Highland Park hit-and-run

Cyclist Jose Luna was killed when struck by a hit-and-run driver near Figueroa Street and Pasadena Avenue HIGHLAND PARK — A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge today sentenced Alexis Virto to nine years in state prison in connection with last’s June fatal hit-and-run of a cyclist on Figueroa Street near near Pasadena Avenue, said […]