Daily Archives: February 27, 2009

Mountain bikers mount a new campaign to ride the park trails

Advocates for Elysian and Griffith parks have sounded the alarm: the mountain bikers are back. Residents opposed to bikes on walking and hiking trails (bikes are allowed on most paved park roads) have distributed a letter from the city’s Planning Department to the Sierra Club saying the city had teamed up with a consultant to “to develop opportunities for mountain ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Boyle Heights, Echo Park, Highland Park, Lincoln Heights & Silver Lake

Mistress of Real Estate: Elvira puts a Silver Lake house on the market. Real Estate Stalker Shepard Fairey watch: The Echo Park-based artist talks to NPR about his copyright infringement problems while Saks Fifth Avenue gets ready to unveil its Fairey-design shopping bags for Spring.Painter Elizabeth Perez (her work is pictured) participates in an artists discussion this Sunday afternoon at ... Read More »