Hillel Aron is L.A. Weekly’s Echo Park bureau chief.
11 days ago | Crime
Deputies fired 33 rounds at Robertson, who was walking by a gas station. He was struck by 17 of them.
12 days ago | Downtown
"The toilets that you bringing, it’s 10 years late and it’s 300 too short!" said General Dogon as he tore up his commendation from the mayor.
1 month ago | Biketown
Mayor Garcetti tells L.A. Weekly that Vision Zero "remains a high priority. You never bat a thousand. By and large, it's been overwhelmingly successful."
2 months ago | Longform
"The springs will dry up," says environmental attorney Debbie Cook. "You'll lose plants, wildlife. They don't care. It's all about money to them."
2 months ago | Economy
By any number of metrics, Hollywood is a tiny part of L.A.
2 months ago | Dodgers
Echo Park is known as one of the neighborhoods in L.A.'s tri-hipster area. But it's also the home of the Dodgers.