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Monthly Archives: October 2009

Eastside Shopper & Diner

Forgot about Halloween? Find out where to buy a costume made from recycled newspapers and magazines and how to decorate your place for less than $7 in Eastsider on the Go. Also look for non-holiday book deals and watch out for the new credit card minimum ... Read More »

Save the Date

Friday, October 30*The Echo Park Film Center salutes the dummies of film.*Atwater celebrates Trick or Treat on the BOO-levard. Saturday, October 31* Costume parade and bounce house at the Halloween Festival in Highland Park.* Halloween will be chili – and tasty – in Montecito Heights.* Dogs ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

Stories & items from other parts of the blog: * Will the first new Boyle Heights high school in 80 years please stand up? School Yard * Police impostor robs three victims. Eastside 911 Read More »

It’s the end of the line for Taylor Yard

The last remaining major repair shops and sheds at Taylor Yard, the once bustling freight train yard that sprawled along the Los Angeles River near Cypress Park, have been turned into piles of rusting metal scrap. In the last few months, nearby residents – and those ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

Stories and items from other parts of the blog: * Eastside Crime Watch: Rapes in Silver Lake & El Sereno and 10 stolen vehicles in Boyle Heights. Eastside 911 * El Sereno school students and residents remember a faithful friend. School Yard Read More »

Trouble blows into Highland Park

A strong gust of wind blew a large canopy into power lines in Highland Park this afternoon, forcing the closure of the Gold Line train and interrupting power service. The large canopy and attached steel tubing dangled in wind at Avenue 51 and Marmion Way next ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

Stories and items from other parts of the blog: * Solano Canyon family loses $12,000 to criminals posing as DWP workers. Eastside 911 * Eagle Rock fire station evacuated during bomb inspection. Eastside 911 Read More »

Around the Eastsider

Stories & items from other parts of the blog: * Profiting off a green thumb can get urban farmers in trouble. Eastside Citizen * Eagle Rock history in pictures. Home & History Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park & El Sereno

Police search for victims who may have been sexually abused by a Highland Park man. EGP News Echo Park shooting circa 1904. LA Creek Freak New Atwater homes come solar powered. Curbed LA El Sereno man finds fame in a German football league. The Voice (PDF, ... Read More »

An Echo Park landmark makes room for a new restaurant


Several of the storefronts in the landmark Jensen’s Recreation Center in the heart of Echo Park’s business district have been vacant as the building undergoes an extensive renovation. One of the empty spaces has been a high-profile corner spot at Sunset Boulevard and Logan Streets. But ... Read More »

Say a prayer for Arthur


The Eastsider ran a post in July about the death of 61-year-old Arthur Cisneros, who was often seen hanging out, as well as drinking, near an Echo Park mini mall. His large suitcase on wheels was usually parked nearby. An Echo Park resident named Jennifer had ... Read More »