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Daily Archives: March 18, 2009

Beware the Native Blue Fiesta flower

The steep and shady slopes of the Semi-Tropic Spiritualist Tract in Elysian Heights is a perfect spot for the Native Blue Fiesta. But, reports Diane Edwardson of the Corralitas Red Car Property blog, the plant might become your unwanted companion when conditions dry out: “This plant ... Read More »

Not exactly a rave review for Shepard Fairey

The LA Times has yet to review Shepard Fairey’s first museum retrospective in Boston. But the New York Times did today. However, after reading the review, Fairey, whose studio is located in Echo Park, may have wished that NY Times art critic Ken Johnson had skipped ... Read More »

Echo Park’s 6 minutes and 25 seconds of fame

You will be disappointed if you are looking for a lot of Echo Park scenery in “Rockville CA,” the new made-for-web series that debuted last night. The short “webisode,” one of 20 that will appear on theWB.com, is focused on the indie music scene at a ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyel Heights, Lincoln Heights, Montecito Heights & Silver Lake

Spray-painted shamrocks and chicken-wing jerky pics from Lincoln Heights. Chanfles Forget about the carbs: Boyle Heights still eating up the bollios at La Mascota bakery after more than 50 years. LA Times An MRI center with a Zen twist in Boyle Heights. Nurse.com If you are ... Read More »