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June 10, 2013 | By Ben Welsh and Thomas Suh Lauder, Los Angeles Times
Crime reports are up significantly for the latest week in eight L.A. neighborhoods, according to an analysis of LAPD data by the Los Angeles Times' Crime L.A. database . Five neighborhoods reported a significant increase in violent crime. Arlington Heights (A) was the most unusual, recording six reports compared with a weekly average of 1.8 over the last three months. Koreatown (F) topped the list of three neighborhoods with property crime alerts. It recorded 54 property crimes compared with its weekly average of 35.8 over the last three months.
February 8, 1997 | DEBRA CANO
As part of a campaign to enhance and preserve neighborhoods citywide, the Planning Commission Friday made 50 recommendations for east Anaheim. Planning Commission Chairman Bob Messe said most of east Anaheim is "lovely, but some areas need improvement. . . . If we are able to get all these recommendations in, it will be an improved area and a model for the rest of the city." A blighted area south of the Riverside Freeway and east of State College Boulevard is among those that would benefit.
April 13, 1986 | BOB FINDLE, Bob Findle, a real estate agent and resident of University Heights, does most of his business in the North Park area
The metro neighborhoods of San Diego have been a battlefield for the last few years, with developers and construction companies on one side and homeowners on the other. In addition to living in one of these areas, I am a real estate agent who works in the neighborhoods--North Park, University Heights, Normal Heights, Hillcrest, Golden Hill--and I find myself listening to both sides and often being asked for an opinion or a solution.
October 27, 1988 | PENELOPE McMILLAN, Times Staff Writer
On the surface, the matter before the Cultural Heritage Commission on Wednesday was a proposal to preserve the architectural character of two residential neighborhoods in the Miracle Mile area. But the real issue was change--whether a trend toward high-density housing will continue there and whether 60-year-old buildings with gables, towers and curving archways will survive north of Wilshire Boulevard.
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