Daily Archives: January 29, 2010

The Silver Lake Happy/Sad Foot is back in action

Fans of the Foot Clinic sign at Sunset Boulevard and Coronado Street spun out of control after learning the rotating Silver Lake sign had broken down, as reported in Curbed LA. Well, now the bipolar foot is back at work, a reader notified The Eastsider by email: “Recently, my mom visited and stayed at that Comfort Inn. Earlier this week, ... Read More »

Cypress Park center mourns a young life lost in a street car race

The staff at the Cypress Park FamilySource Center watched Estephanie Orduna grow up before their very eyes, first as student, later as a volunteer and most recently as an employee at the city-run community center. It was her first job, and her co-workers said the young woman who was also attending a beauty school in Boyle Heights was beginning to ... Read More »

Silver Lake beekeepers launch rescue operation

Silver Lake residents and urban beekeepers Russell Bates and Amy Seidenwurm returned home last Sunday after meeting with fellow fans of beekeeping and were shocked to discover that two giant eucalyptus tree had collapsed across their backyard, with one of them landing on top of their bee hive. The bees, Bates writes on the Backwards Beekeeper blog, were “pissed off”: ... Read More »