Daily Archives: December 10, 2010

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

With Christmas Eve two weeks away, it should be no surprise that this weekend is packed with holiday parades, events and sales. Tonight, Glassell Park lights up its Christmas Tree and on Saturday morning the Echo Park Community Parade makes its way down Sunset Boulevard. The Lincoln Heights Christmas Parade takes place on Sunday as does the Historic Filipinotown Parol ... Read More »

Who needs snow to build a snowman when a tumbleweed will do?

Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer In colder parts of the country, making a snowman most likely does not require pruning shears, wire, spray paint and tumbleweeds. But this is sunny Elysian Park, where this morning volunteers from Echo Park and Solano Canyon gathered to assemble the first of a trio of holiday decorations made out of tumbleweeds.  The volunteers ... Read More »