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Lincoln Park brought many happy memories during my childhood. Lincoln Park is one of the first few parks built in Los Angeles in the late 1881; John Strother Griffin donated the park. The park is first named East Los Angeles Park and in 1917 the park renamed Lincoln Park. The park is surrounding by the North Mission Street and North Soto Street. There are also different kinds of entertainments and programs that fit all ages of people. Lincoln Park contains a large lake, barbecue pits, playgrounds, picnic tables, baseball field, basketball and tennis courts, skate bowl, hiking trial, recreation center, senior programs and after school programs for the kids. The population in Lincoln Heights is not big, but we can see lots of people in the park …show more content…
In my high school years, I was highly devoted to basketball, and my friends and I would always go to Lincoln Park to play. There were usually a lot of people playing basketball and we would have to share courts. I also met a lot of new friends there because of the limited basketball courts. Aside from playing with friends and making new friends, my family and I would also often go to the park and have BBQ parties for fun. We chose Lincoln Park as a place for gathering, because of the environment and the laughter around us. The surroundings made a trip to the park more fun. However, a beautiful park will become the dirtiest park if the government doesn 't take any action on keeping the park clean. When I was small, my mother always took my sister and I to the park because there is no cost for going to the park to have fun. Later on, when my mother got a job, I started to go to the park with my friends since my middle school was close to the park. My friends and I always go there after school and I have a lot of good memories in Lincoln Park, so I don 't want the park to become a mess in the …show more content…
Nicole states, "Leonard Villapudua Garcia, a 50-year-old Latino, was fatally stabbed Friday, Aug. 14 at Lincoln Park at 3529 N. Mission Road in Lincoln Heights." In other words, this article states that there has been a crime scene in the park. A guy was stabbed at 5 pm inside the park. Leonard was having an argument with another man when he got stabbed. Leonard was pronounced dead at the scene which means he died instantly. This shows that people have been stabbed in the park and it is dangerous. "Ramirez said that Garcia is a regular at the park and the suspect is also presumed to be a frequent visitor." Leonard was a regular at the park; he often went to the park to relax. He would go fishing at the lake that was in the park. He was stabbed with a sharp object that was found in the

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