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Daily Archives: April 7, 2010

Police SWAT Team on scene in Echo Park

Members of the LAPD SWAT Team and other officers descended on the 2200 block of Aaron Street west of Glendale Boulevard at about 3 PM. Residents were left to wonder what was going on as members of the SWAT team were seen standing in yards, and ... Read More »

Fire breaks out near Los Angeles River

A late afternoon grass fire that broke out along the Los Angeles River in Cypress Park scorched only about half an acre, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. But the small fire generated some huge flames and a thick column of smoke that was photographed ... Read More »

Vacant Echo Park lots are filling up with signage

The backlash against outdoor signs has lead the City Council to considering banning digital billboards and prompted the City Attorney to jail property owners who put up illegal supergraphics. But, along Sunset Boulevard in Echo Park, property owners and advertisers have resorted to an old fashioned ... Read More »