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Monthly Archives: October 2009

Two men killed in Highland Park stabbing

An argument turned deadly early this morning when two Highland Park men died from stab wounds following a dispute in the 100 block of East Avenue 45, the LAPD said. More details in Eastside 911. Read More »

Would you rather live in the pink in Highland Park or prefer an Echo Park green house?

There is nothing subtle about the colors of a Highland Park bungalow on Monte Vista Street (top) and a Logan Street duplex in Echo Park. Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Boyle Heights, Echo Park, Glassell Park, Highland Park & Silver Lake

A Highland Park Halloween. 90042 Is this Atwater haunted house scary or just offensive? LAist A Jack-o-Lantern is not enough for extreme Halloween in Silver Lake. Eastside Eye A taco tour of Boyle Heights and East LA via the Eastside Gold Line. Curbed LA An old ... Read More »

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 »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, East LA, Echo Park & Elysian Valley

The new and improved bikeway undercrossing in Elysian Valley. Creak Freak Shepard Fairey teams up with Levis to sell an $118 Obey-label flannel shirt with “spray-paint drip” details. LA Times Boyle Heights and East LA residents want more Eastside Gold Line fencing. EGP News MTA slow ... 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 »

Echo Park neighborhood council votes to save Halloween

For a few days it looked as if the Echo Park neighborhood council would play the role of the crabby neighbor who turns off the lights, closes the drapes and ignores the pleas of “Trick or treat!” on Halloween. On Tuesday night, the meeting of Greater ... Read More »