Monthly Archives: August 2014

Ramona Gardens mural restoration to be considered–Boyle Heights

Boyle Heights Beat recently reported on a Ramona Gardens Senior Citizens Club meeting attended by City Councilmember José Huízar. One of the topics discussed was the possible restoration of the mural of the Virgin of Guadalupe. “When the councilman asked … Continue reading

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1988 Bystander Shooting in Westwood–Corwin

Miles Corwin recently posted an essay at Zocalo Public Square on the impact the of 1988 shooting of Karen Toshima in Westwood.   Even though gang violence was a big problem throughout the 1980’s, it was primarily in South Los … Continue reading

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