Do you live in Pasadena, South Pasadena or San Marino? Do you keep your computer on 24/7, against the pleas of Southern California Edison? (Or are you willing to start keeping it on in the name of "crowd-sourced seismology"?)
Then Caltech wants very much to come to your home and install a creepy li ... More >>
LADOT Bike Blog via FlickrSecond time's a charm. (We hope.)Mixed feelings, these past few weeks, about L.A.'s quickly expanding arsenal of green bike lanes -- part of an adorable national trend.
The new lanes are, literally, neon green. Though some grumpy drivers see it as yet another blight ... More >>
Walking through the tent city out front L.A. City Hall last night, spirits were high.
A man in a ragged suit balanced on a fire hydrant, waving a sign with "Join us, don't be scared!" magic-markered in Spanish. Another man, in dreads, lit up some sage on the lawn next to him. Little kids with "99 p ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesPuddle of blood remained days after Saray Rivas' murderBy Ryan Deto
No one at the apartment complex in the 1300 block of 3rd Avenue called the cops after they heard gunshots. Saray Rivas, a 15-year-old Latina girl, lay in a puddle of blood for 12 hours until the renter of th ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesAvery "Ton Ton" DeanBy Ryan Deto
A group of friends, including 22-year-old Avery Dean, piled into a car on the 11400 block of South Vermont Avenue in the early morning of February 20. Dean, known affectionately by his friends as "Ton Ton," was in the driver's seat.
At 1:18 ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesJewell KingBy Ryan Deto
On February 19, Jewell King was fatally shot in the 11600 block of South Main Street in Broadway-Manchester.
Gunshots were reported to the LAPD at 9:45 p.m. and the 54-year-old black women was found a short time later in the street suffering from gun ... More >>
Google MapsThe street where Jose Roman was killedBy Ryan Deto
On February 13, Jose Roman was shot dead near the corner of West 1st and South Palos Verdes streets, just a couple hundred yards from Port of Los Angeles High School.
LAPD officers, after responding to reports of gunfire, discove ... More >>
Google MapsThe street near where Jubal Guevara-Trinidad was killedBy Ryan Deto
In the early hours of February 13, 55-year-old Latino Jubal Guevara-Trinidad died after being hit by a car in the 100 block of East 43rd Street.
The coroner's records showed that Guevara-Trinidad was struck multi ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesCharles GonzalesBy Ryan Deto
As he was answering a knock on his door in the early morning, Charles Gonzales was shot dead in the doorway of his residence in the 800 block of Green Avenue.
According to City News Service, the 51-year-old was cooking breakfast when he heard kn ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesRobert JalomoBy Ryan Deto
On February 8, Robert Jalomo was shot and killed in the 600 block of West I Street by a suspect riding a bicycle.
Jalomo was discovered on the street with several gunshot wounds around 2:20 a.m., said Ed Winter of the coroner's office. The Los Ang ... More >>
obits.dignitymemorial.comMichael BaldwinBy Ryan Deto
On the morning of February 4, Michael John Baldwin was discovered shot dead and slouched over behind the wheel of a car on the 5500 block of Margaret Avenue.
The 34-year-old man was shot several times, according to coroner's records.
Sho ... More >>
foxnews.comPort of Los AngelesBy Ryan Deto
30-year-old Latino Gary Moreno was found dead on February 5 in the 200 block of Avalon Boulevard, less than a mile from the Port of Los Angeles.
LAPD officers discovered Moreno lying in an alley with a severe stab wound to his chest and abrasions o ... More >>
Google MapsThe street where Ernesto Viagomez was shotBy Ryan Deto
On January 31, 22-year-old Ernesto Viagomez was shot on the corner Santa Monica Boulevard and Ardmore Avenue in East Hollywood.
The Los Angeles Times reported that Viagomez walked out of a liquor store and was confronted by a ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesMichael RandolphBy Ryan Deto
On the evening of January 31, Michael Randolph was found shot multiple times inside a car that crashed into a liquor store in the 200 block of West Imperial Highway.
After the store owner notified the police, paramedics arrived and took the midd ... More >>
Google MapsThe street where Martin Valdovinos was shot deadBy Ryan Deto
A 43-year-old Latino man was shot multiples times on January 28 in the 4400 block of South Towne Avenue. Martin Valdovinos was taken downtown to California Hospital Medical Center and was pronounced dead at 10:05 p.m., a ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesEsquivel CastilloBy Ryan Deto
A middle-aged Latino man was severely injured after being assaulted on January 17 in Central-Alemeda just after midnight. After being hospitalized at County-USC Medical Center for eight days, Esquivel Castillo died of blunt head trauma on Januar ... More >>
Los Angeles TimesVicki YildirimBy Ryan Deto
In the early morning of January 27, 45-year-old Vicki Yildirim was found bleeding in a courtyard in the 500 block of West Century Boulevard.
City News Service reported that she suffered one stab wound to the chest and was rushed to Harbor UCLA Me ... More >>
Google MapsThe street where Jose Vera-Eugenio was killedBy Ryan Deto
A Latino man shot dead on January 17 was later identified as 21-year-old Jose Vera-Eugenio. Coroner's records show the victim sustained multiple gunshots to the head and torso. He was pronounced dead at the scene of the cri ... More >>
Google MapsThe street where Nahun Chavez was killedBy Ryan Deto
A Latino man who was shot to death on January 17 was later identified as 34-year-old Nahun Chavez. LAPD officers were notified of the crime by someone who found Chavez on the ground outside a Florence home at 3 a.m.
The residen ... More >>