Daily Archives: August 15, 2009

A memorial to a fallen Echo Park cat

An Echo Park family on Avon Street created a memorial and a warning in front of their home after their cat was killed by a motorist. “The owner of the home … had a lovely cat who was killed (hit & run) by a car speeding down the street the other day,” said resident Barbara Jarvick. “People drive too fast ... Read More »

The rebirth of a City Terrace mural

About 30 years had passed since artist Jose Luis Gonzalez helped create a ceramic mural for the City Terrace Library when he got a call last year asking him to repair the very same artwork. It had been many years since Gonzalez had seen Ofrenda Maya I, which he and then partner Robert Areniva had created in 1978 to greet ... Read More »