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Daily Archives: May 24, 2011

Lost: A Silver Lake dog named Bernice

Jen Byrne from Silver Lake spent four hours on Monday helping in the search for Bernice. Here are the details from Byrne: Sweet Bernice was just rescued this week from a neglectful situation.  After spending a day at the big Best Friends Adoption Event this weekend, ... Read More »

Family of beaten Giants fan sues Dodgers

The family of Bryan Stowe, the Giants fan who was left in critical condition after being beaten in the Dodger parking lot following the season opener, today filed suit against the team and owner Frank McCourt. The family blamed insufficient stadium security and antiquated equipment for ... Read More »

A Silver Lake-style Catholic education

By Becky Koppenhaver When asked to describe St. Teresa of Avila School in Silver Lake, Principal Christina Fernandez-Caso uses many of the descriptive phrases and words that tend to attract progressive parents: education of the whole child, active life-long learners, universally aware citizens, confident communicators, learning ... Read More »

City delays draining of Echo Park Lake

Echo Park Lake will be closed this summer for the beginning of a $64 million clean up but a key element of the project – the draining and dredging of the lake – has been postponed until spring 2012.  The draining of the 13-acre lake  followed ... Read More »

Noses needed for Echo Park’s odor patrol

Anyone who has strolled around Echo Park Lake knows their nose comes into contact with all sorts of smells, from whiffs of stagnant water and duck droppings to car exhaust whatever is near the public restrooms. But if you think Echo Park Lake smells now just ... Read More »