Daily Archives: June 10, 2009

Do taco trucks attract criminals as well as carne asada lovers?

The Friday night fire that hit the popular Taco Zone truck parked perpetually outside the Echo Park Vons market on Alvarado Street has raised worries about taco truck crime. There has been some speculation that the truck was firebombed either by rivals or a gang upset about non payment of protection money. At this point, however, officials don’t know for ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Echo Park & Silver Lake

The Walking Man of Silver Lake takes a trip through L.A past. Metblogs LA City Council moves to close pot clinic loophole months after it became aware of the problem. LA Times. Permits for three Atwater clinics denied. AV News Will city landmarks finally be protected from demolition? LA Times & Eastsider Home & History Atwater’s farmer’s market might need ... Read More »