A woman was shot in the leg tonight at the Food 4 Less grocery store at 2750 First St. in Boyle Heights. LAPD reports that four people entered the store… Read more
Mariachi Plaza played the perfect host to the 22nd annual Mariachi Festival and Community Fair on Sunday. Hosted by the Mariachi Plaza Festival Foundation alongside the weekly International Farmers Market,… Read more
Los Angeles police arrested Israel Lopez, 25, Tuesday afternoon for the suspected murder of his brother, Gustavo Lopez, 29, and friend Rafael Aguilar, 22. The incident occurred at their Boyle… Read more
Boyle Heights lit up over the weekend with multiple Día de los Muertos celebrations in the streets. Combining the customary altars, painted faces and sugar skulls with newer elements, like… Read more
[portfolio_slideshow] All photos by professional photographer Arturo Torres The Roosevelt High School Rough Riders fell to the Garfield High School Bulldogs 7-0 Friday at the annual East L.A. Classic. The… Read more
The Hollenbeck Youth Center christened its new competition basketball court Saturday with the help of L.A. Lakers center Dwight Howard and over 70 youth players. The new court, made… Read more
Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar was questioned Thursday night by the L.A. Police Department following a car accident near East First and Boyle streets. “Councilmember Huizar was involved in… Read more
Raza Fest is an annual celebration of Latino music, art and culture in Boyle Heights organized by musician Ivan Paredes, aka Jahnnywallz. Promoting local businesses, education and diversity, the free event on Sunday featured dozens of musicians, poets, speakers and vendors in Mariachi Plaza.