Daily Archives: September 24, 2011

Friends near and far emerge to support Atwater Elementary school library

Time and money ran out for the Atwater Elementary school library on Friday.  The library closed in the wake of school district budget cuts. A last-minute fundraiser organized by residents and parents fell short of the $15,000 needed to keep the library in operation. But the  Friends of Atwater Elementary is not giving up. In fact, the school booster group ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Echo Park & Silver Lake

Lummis Home Gate, Highland Park | Photo by Martha Benedict Players go “TILT” over Echo Park pinball club. L.A. Times Silver Lake crime alert issued after four violent crimes reported. L.A. Now Boyle Heights bike lane to go green. L.A. Now What’s a deer doing at Mariachi Plaza? Mis Neighbors Happening Today: Echo Park Art Walk & Shop Hop, Har ... Read More »