Big Rig Carrying 80K Pounds Of Bananas Catches Fire On 5 Freeway In Boyle HeightsA big rig carrying tens of thousands of pounds of bananas caught fire on the 5 Freeway in Boyle Heights Wednesday morning.
Homeless Man Killed In Boyle Heights Hit-And-RunVideo showed the scene was near a railroad bridge.
Mariachis Serenade Residents As They Receive COVID-19 Vaccinations At Nearby Mobile ClinicMariachi serenade residents on their way to a mobile clinic dispensing COVID-19 vaccines.
Man Found Shot To Death In Boyle HeightsA man, about 20 to 30 years old, was found shot to death Saturday in Boyle Heights, police said.
2.5-Mile Stretch Of 101 Freeway In Boyle Heights To Be Shut Down This WeekendA 2.5-mile section of the 101 Freeway from the 10/101 split to the 5/10/101 interchange just east of downtown Los Angeles will be shut down starting at 10 p.m. Friday. The closure is scheduled to end Monday at 5 a.m.
Teens Urged To Get Vaccinated With Eligibility Opened Up To People 16 And OlderAssemblyman Miguel Santiago kicked off a campaign Friday to encourage young people to get vaccinated, and followed his own advice by getting a shot himself at White Memorial Hospital in Boyle Heights.
Garcetti Announces New COVID-19 Mobile Vaccine Initiative To Target Hard-Hit Communities Of ColorThe new initiative — Mobile Outreach for Vaccine Equity, or MOVE — will scale up mobile vaccinations across vulnerable areas of Los Angeles by deploying 10 mobile vaccination teams in hard-hit areas by the end of March.
Students Dress As Essential Workers To Return To In-Person Classes At Resurrection Catholic School In Boyle HeightsA parade of mini nurses, firefighters and law enforcement officers arrived Monday at the school for their first day of in-person school and also to kick off National Catholic School Week.
Man Arrested In Boyle Heights Hit-And-Run That Injured WomanPolice announced Wednesday they arrested a man accused in a hit-and-run crash that seriously injured a woman, sending her to the hospital last month.
Police Search For Suspected Driver In Boyle Heights Hit-And-RunPolice Thursday released images of a man suspected in a hit-and-run crash that injured a woman in Boyle Heights earlier this month.
Overturned Big Rig Blocks Freeway In Boyle HeightsThe semi was carrying plywood. There were no injuries.