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Daily Archives: August 5, 2009

The water in the Silver Lake Reservoir is not only used for drinking

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sfct1ZEWF64&hl=en&fs=1&] It also helps fight fires. On Tuesday afternoon, water dropping Sikorski helicopters extended their snorkel hoses to suck up water from the north end of the reservoir before flying off to the scene of Glendale fire near the 134 and 2 freeways. The company’s Firehawk ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

Stories and items from other parts of the blog: * Silver Lake residents want to DASH over to Los Feliz. Eastside Citizen * Eastside Crime Watch: A rape in Glassell Park and a surge in vehicle crime and aggravated assaults in Echo Park and Silver Lake ... Read More »

View of the Glendale fire from Silver Lake

Water dropping helicopters are flying between the Silver Lake Reservoir and the fire northeast of the 2 and 134 freeways, said Silver Lake resident Diane Edwardson of the Corralitas Red Car Property blog. More fire photos in the slide show from Angeleno Heights resident Kevin Kuzma ... Read More »