Daily Archives: August 12, 2009

Bumper crop

Urban farmers, like their rural counterparts, can’t always control their harvest. That’s why Cameron Slocum, aka “The Eastside Tomato King,” is offering a discount and delivery after finding himself with too many heirloom tomatoes on his very productive patch near Lincoln Heights. Photo by Cameron Slocum Read More »

Eastside Crime Watch

A rape in Echo Park, burglaries in south Silver Lake and 9 thefts from vehicles in Highland Park were among the crimes reported between Monday, August 3 and Sunday, August 9. Details in Eastside 911. Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park, Highland Park & Mt. Washington

Autry abandons Griffith Park expansion plan after city demands it operates the Southwest Museum as a full-fledged museum in Mt. Washington LA Times Former Highland Park arrested in Mexico in connection with a double murder in Pasadena. Star News The Arroyo Seco as it once was. L.A. Creek Freak Councilman LaBonge to explain proposed north Atwater name change. AV News ... Read More »