'I Love Peace,' Says Boyle Heights Cafe Owner Of Protest Over Support Of Trump Immigration PoliciesAsher Shalom, owner of Asher Caffe and Lounge, says he doesn't understand what his support of Donald Trump has to do with serving good coffee.
Drunk Driver Who Fatally Struck Man At Boyle Heights Taco Stand Sentenced To 1 Year In Jail, ProbationJudge Laura F. Priver handed down the sentence against Maribel Rosas, 36, of South Gate following her Jan. 24 no contest plea to one felony count of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated.
Family Of Jesse Romero, 14-Year-Old Fatally Shot By LAPD, Releases Body Cam Footage, Says It Disproves Officer Felt ThreatenedThe family of Jesse Romero, who was shot dead by police in Boyle Heights nearly two years ago, has just released body cam video the incident, saying it contradicts the officer's version of events.
State Regulators Release Maps Showing Extent Of Exide Battery Plant Cleanup, Over 2,000 Properties IdentifiedMore than 2,000 properties within 1.7-miles from the former Exide site were identified by the Dept. of Toxic Substances Control as having elevated concentrations of lead in the soil.