Daily Archives: July 1, 2009

Around The Eastsider

Stories and items from other parts of the blog: * What does a 26-year-old guy from El Sereno do after running for Congress? Eastside Citizen* Eastside Shopper & Diner: Start your day at yoga boot camp. Eastsider on the Go Read More »

Does anyone have a summer squash and newsprint recipe?

I’m not sure what surprised me more this morning when I opened the front door to our Echo Park home. Was it the sight of a giant zucchini left on the door step overnight by a neighborhood friend or that the newspapers had been dropped off in a neat stack by the front door. Read More »

Burned out on Dodger fireworks

The Friday night assault of fireworks launched from Dodger Stadium during home games this season has many Echo Park residents loving the show – but hating the sound. Babies are crying and dogs are whimpering. So, do residents have any recourse? Well, yes and no. Mostly no. The Los Angeles Fire Department, which issues what’s called a Division 5 permit ... Read More »