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Daily Archives: March 17, 2011

Eastside Mix: Electro beat in Echo Park; Lincoln Heights punk rock pajama party & the scene at Dinner House M

Honey Honey will perform at the Bootleg Theater on Monday. By Alfred Montez St. Patrick’s day is here, and after you’re done drinking green beer, and chasing little people around demanding large pots of gold, you may want to check out some of the music going ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Echo Park school wins arts-education award. School Yard Host families needed for students. Eastsider Forums Read More »

Echo Park school wins arts-education award

By Becky Koppenhaver Gabriella Charter School, an Echo Park school with an emphasis on dance, was awarded a Music Center Bravo Award for its arts education program. The Eastsider last month posted a story about Gabriella and its innovative, arts-oriented approach to education that intertwines a ... Read More »

Host families needed for students

Echo Park resident Holly McKee-Clark is looking for families to host international students who will be learning English in a new school in Hollywood. Here are the details: “Kings Colleges, an international school of English, is opening its first U.S. location in Hollywood and we need ... Read More »

Former fire captain convicted of second degree murder in Eagle Rock slaying

A Los Angeles jury this morning found former Los Angeles firefighter and Eagle Rock resident David Del Toro guilty of second-degree murder in the 2006 killing of Jennifer Flores.  Del Toro killed Flores during a drunken range, prosecutors said. The woman’s body was found about a ... Read More »

Silver Lake seeking designer’s touch for Sunset Junction plaza

A design competition has been launched to create a small plaza and “permanent installation” – think monument sign or artwork – for Silver Lake’s Sunset Junction. The $100,000 project proposed for Sunset and Santa Monica boulevards would anchor the western end of  $1.5 million in public ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, Cypress Park & Silver Lake

Intelligentsia Coffee, Silver Lake | Photo by Orrin Anderson/Flickr Two injured in Cypress Park shootings. The Eastsider Community garden raises Silver Lake’s school profile. L.A. at Home Eagle Rock pot store robbed at gunpoint. Patch Do you really need lessons on how to use a rain ... Read More »