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Daily Archives: October 8, 2010

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

Detail, “Personal Weight,” Beth Elliott/Courtesy Future Studio Gallery Guerrilla street artists are usually armed with spray paint cans – not yarn. But fabric artists are taking it to the streets with “Fig Knit On,” an indoor exhibit and outdoor installation at Future Studio Gallery in Highland ... Read More »

In the Mix Today: Culture Collide Festival; danzón & world music fandago; and Q&A with Stones Throw Records founder

Acoustic indie pop band  The Black Atlantic (pictured above) plays Saturday, 9pm at 826LA in Echo Park as part of Culture Collide Festival. By Jennifer Cuevas This week marks the launch of a local music festival that takes listeners on a journey of indie rock music ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond. Updated during the day. L.A. school board to take a closer look at school cleaning. School Yard Read More »

L.A. school board to take a closer look at school cleaning *

The L.A. Unified Board of Education will look at protecting the jobs of elementary school plant managers – who are in charge of cleaning and repairs -  in the wake of complaints by parents and school staff. Last week, The Eastsider posted a story about  some ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Echo Park, Garvanza & Montecito Heights

Silver Lake guard dog | Photo by Diane Edwardson/Corralitas Red Car Property A close up on the Fourth Street Viaduct. L.A. Creek Freak L.A. Weekly’s “Best of L.A.” picks for Atwater Village.  AV Newbie Debs Park makes the “Best of L.A.” list, too.  ASNC Alert Garvanza, ... Read More »