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Daily Archives: September 17, 2011

Echo Park cleans up

The trash tally for today’s California Coastal Cleanup in Echo Park included “70 bags of  trash  … 5 couches, 2 toilets, 9 mattresses, 3 large screen TVs, several tires and other assorted items,” reports Jose Sigala, President of the Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council.  About ... Read More »

Colored by foreclosure

Dozens of people threatened or concerned about losing their homes through foreclosure  attended today’s Northeast L.A. Home Rescue Fair in Lincoln Heights.   After checking in, homeowners were directed to an auditorium where they waited in chairs that had color-coded signs – representing major lenders – taped ... Read More »

News and Notes from Echo Park, Elysian Valley and Glassell Park

Downtown & Condo Rooftop View, Victor Heights | Photo by Mary-Austin  Klein Hanging red shoe mystery solved. Echo Park Now Ralphs threatens to close stores during supermarket strike.  KPCC Author Sandra Cisneros  will attend grand opening ceremony of new Echo Park school named in her honor. ... Read More »