Daily Archives: April 10, 2010

Is it brush clearance or an Echo Park art project?

A giant “EP” created out sheets of plastic has taken shape on a grassy Echo Park hillside near Avon and Baxter streets. It looks like the plastic – staked down to the ground and held in place with chunks of concrete – was part of the property owner’s efforts to cut down the brush before the Los Angeles Fire Department’s ... Read More »

A show of support for the Silver Lake Recreation Center

The almost daily barrage of bad news about the city budget and threats of service cuts has spurred many residents like Janet Upjohn of Silver Lake into action. The social worker helped organize a rally scheduled for Sunday morning to show neighborhood support for the Silver Lake Recreation Center. What’s the threat? One staff member has received a layoff notice ... Read More »