Daily Archives: July 24, 2009

Save the Date

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OLTLLDn3Vy0&hl=en&fs=1&] Scenes from Mabel’s Married Life, featured during the Edendale film tribute on Saturday Friday, July 24* Culture Clash members perform at El Centro open house in Echo Park.* Indiana Jones on the big, outdoor screen at the Elysian Valley Recreation Center. Saturday, July 25* Chivas USA kicks off a youth soccer clinic in Cypress Park.* Take a walk through ... Read More »

Echo Park business group learns a lesson in festival finance

When city officials gave up on the giant Lotus Festival, the Echo Park Chamber of Commerce stepped in to fill the void by staging the Echo Park Community Festival earlier this month. But, it turns out, the smaller festival created its own void – in the chamber’s bank account. Chamber president Mitchell Frank informed members earlier this week that the ... Read More »

News & Notes from East LA, Echo Park & Highland Park

Creative financing: Artists raising money to restore and protect a Highland Park mural from taggers. EGP News Veterans battle over East LA war memorial. EGP News Raising chickens and dobermans on an Echo Park urban farm. Daily Dish Garvanza mourns the killing of a four-year-old. 90042 Read More »