| Nov 1, 2010
| 2:59 PM
Authorities say a 19-year-old mother and and her 10-day-old baby are dead after a truck driven by the baby's father crashed into a home in Los Angeles.
The crash was reported just before midnight in the 400 block of N. Mott Street in the Boyle Heights...
| Nov 25, 2010
The name that Jose H. Rodriguez chose for his Boyle Heights restaurant was steeped in tradition, much like the Mexican seafood he had served to acclaim since 1985, the year he opened La Serenata de Garibaldi.
Inspired by a mariachi plaza in the...
| Nov 26, 2010
| 6:07 PM
BOYLE HEIGHTS ( KTLA) -- Police are searching for the suspects who shot and killed a suspected gang member Friday morning in Boyle Heights.
It happened around 11 a.m. near Kearney Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.
Los Angeles police officers say the...
| Dec 8, 2010
John Steinbock, the Roman Catholic bishop of Fresno who presided over a period of tremendous growth in his Central Valley diocese and was known as a strong administrator, a down-to-earth cleric and a hole-in-one golfer, died Sunday of lung cancer. He...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 12:29 AM
BOYLE HEIGHTS -- The remains of 1,689 unclaimed bodies were buried Wednesday in a mass grave at a Boyle Heights cemetery.
L.A. County is required to keep unclaimed bodies at the coroner's office for two years.
After that, they are cremated and the ashes...
| Apr 24, 2011
Dreams & Schemes: My Decade of Fun in the Sun
Camino Books: 309 pp., $17.95 paper
At most newspapers the first-person singular pronoun, like the nuclear football, is entrusted to one person at a time. Usually cityside columns go to native...
| May 5, 2011
In a downtown parking lot sits one of the most impressive things that Jamie Oliver, the chef-activist-TV personality, has brought to Los Angeles for his "Food Revolution" television show: a red-and-khaki-striped big rig tricked out as a traveling...
| Apr 28, 2011
| 6:42 PM
BOYLE HEIGHTS, Calif. (KTLA) -- A vigil was held Thursday for 17-year-old Michelle Lozano, whose body was found in a plastic storage container alongside a freeway off-ramp.
Investigators say Lozano's body was discovered by a homeless person shortly...
| Apr 28, 2011
On his business cards, Marvin Eisenman called himself a "film detective," but to the unofficial Hollywood network that benefited from his unusually large personal collection of videos and DVDs, he was simply Marvin of the Movies.
Over the last quarter-...
| May 3, 2011
| 9:15 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- A pursuit suspect who led LAPD officers on a dangerous pursuit through the East Los Angeles area has been taken into custody.
The suspect was first spotted in by LAPD Hollenbeck Division officers shortly after 8 a.m. Tuesday. The...
| Jul 25, 2010
Irvin R. Lai, a revered Chinese American community leader in Los Angeles best known for his efforts to save the roast duck in Chinatown and to ensure the proper handling of burial remains exposed during the Metro Gold Line extension, has died. He was 83....