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$50,000 reward proposed in connection with fatal Echo Park stabbing

$50,000 reward proposed in connection with fatal Echo Park stabbing

Carlos Arellano | Photo courtesy Brenda Castello ECHO PARK — The City Council on Wednesday is scheduled to vote on issuing a $50,000 reward in connection with the fatal stabbing of a 22-year-old man last August who was attacked after refusing to give up his skateboard. Highland Park resident Carlos Arellano was was fatally stabbed […]

$50,000 reward proposed in connection with fatal Echo Park stabbing

$50,000 reward proposed in connection with fatal Echo Park stabbing

Carlos Arellano | Photo courtesy Brenda Castello ECHO PARK — The City Council on Wednesday is scheduled to vote on issuing a $50,000 reward in connection with the fatal stabbing of a 22-year-old man last August who was attacked after refusing to give up his skateboard. Highland Park resident Carlos Arellano was was fatally stabbed […]

Homeless man takes over Echo Park stairway

Homeless man takes over Echo Park stairway

ECHO PARK — The Clinton Street Stairway across from Echo Park Lake is often littered with broken beer bottles and trash despite ongoing clean ups and even a grass-roots restoration effort.  But conditions have worsened in the past month after a homeless man began to pile items at the base of the southern flight of […]

Weekend Bite: Sweet treats in Hermon

Weekend Bite:  Sweet treats in Hermon

Who can resist? | Eastside Food Bites/Instagram HERMON — Perhaps the star of this tiny neighborhood’s dining scene is Monterey Donuts, where you can satisfy your craving for sweets and Lotto tickets.  “Damn good doughnut,” said Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites after treating herself to the doughnut pictured above. Got a favorite a favorite […]

Weekend Bite: Sweet treats in Hermon

Weekend Bite:  Sweet treats in Hermon

Who can resist? | Eastside Food Bites/Instagram HERMON — Perhaps the star of this tiny neighborhood’s dining scene is Monterey Donuts, where you can satisfy your craving for sweets and Lotto tickets.  “Damn good doughnut,” said Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites after treating herself to the doughnut pictured above. Got a favorite a favorite […]

Weekend Bite: Sweet treats in Hermon

Weekend Bite:  Sweet treats in Hermon

Who can resist? | Eastside Food Bites/Instagram HERMON — Perhaps the star of this tiny neighborhood’s dining scene is Monterey Donuts, where you can satisfy your craving for sweets and Lotto tickets.  “Damn good doughnut,” said Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites after treating herself to the doughnut pictured above. Got a favorite a favorite […]

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

By Luis López Few civic endeavors in Los Angeles over the past century have captivated our collective imagination like plans to revitalize the L.A. River. They promise to transform this legendary waterway, from which our city actually takes its name, into a grand centerpiece and ecosystem for all Angelenos to enjoy. But accomplishing this feat […]

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

By Luis López Few civic endeavors in Los Angeles over the past century have captivated our collective imagination like plans to revitalize the L.A. River. They promise to transform this legendary waterway, from which our city actually takes its name, into a grand centerpiece and ecosystem for all Angelenos to enjoy. But accomplishing this feat […]

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

By Luis López Few civic endeavors in Los Angeles over the past century have captivated our collective imagination like plans to revitalize the L.A. River. They promise to transform this legendary waterway, from which our city actually takes its name, into a grand centerpiece and ecosystem for all Angelenos to enjoy. But accomplishing this feat […]

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

By Luis López Few civic endeavors in Los Angeles over the past century have captivated our collective imagination like plans to revitalize the L.A. River. They promise to transform this legendary waterway, from which our city actually takes its name, into a grand centerpiece and ecosystem for all Angelenos to enjoy. But accomplishing this feat […]