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Daily Archives: September 2, 2011

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

A pool party sounds like the perfect way to spend the Labor Day holiday weekend. But the people at Echo Park’s Machine Project are co-hosting their own version of a pool party, complete with underwater music and an above-the-water “electronic ambient soundscape.”  “Aquacoustica,” featuring scuba diver ... Read More »

Brief police chase ends with crash in Echo Park

A stolen SUV crashed into two vehicles this afternoon in Echo Park following a brief police pursuit.   One person, the driver of the stolen Chevy Blazer, was injured in the accident that took place shortly before 3 p.m., forcing the westbound closure of Sunset Boulevard ... Read More »

Club Los Globos fades to black*

Club Los Globos, the Silver Lake nightclub that had long catered to a Latino clientele, today resembles a two-story high, stucco oil tanker as workers slap black paint across the Sunset Boulevard building. There  has been a  lot more changes inside, where work is still underway ... Read More »

Plug gets pulled on Echo Park Lake

A bathtub-like ring has appeared around the banks of Echo Park Lake  as about a million gallons of water a day is being drained as part of a $65 million water quality improvement project.  The water began to be drained last week after some temporary ponds ... Read More »