Daily Archives: March 9, 2011

2010 Census reveals a decade of Echo Park demographic change

Photo by I.K’s World Trip/Flickr Newly released 2010 U.S. Census figures confirm what many in Echo Park have known for quite some time: the neighborhood has changed. With the help of Census Bureau Area Manager Al Fontenot, The Eastsider focused on one of the few census tracts – No. 1974.2 – in Echo Park  that did not undergo any boundary ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, Echo Park & Highland Park

“Skies of Mount Washington” | Photo by Jay Banzia/Flickr Councilman Huizar defeats Martinez with more than 60% of vote. Patch Councilman LaBonge wins with more than 50% of vote. Los Feliz Ledger Voters favoring medical marijuana tax and libraries initiative . L.A. Times Sanchez leading in 5th district school board seat. L.A. Weekly Eagle Rock group pledges $5,000 to “Take ... Read More »