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Daily Archives: October 27, 2011

The new face of Halloween

Who says jack-o-lanterns have to be carved from pumpkins?  Jed Parriott of Echo Park turned a watermelon in a “Psycho Melon” in time for Halloween.  What’s next? Creepy Cantaloupes? Read More »

Taking count of Silver Lake’s homeless population

One person living on the streets of Silver Lake is 81 years old, another has been homeless for 49 years.  These were some of the facts that emerged from a three-day-long survey of Silver Lake homeless that concluded on Monday.  The volunteers who conducted the survey, ... Read More »

City tries to get to the bottom of Eagle Rock sinkhole*

One of the eastbound traffic lanes of  Colorado Boulevard on the border of Eagle Rock and Pasadena has been blocked since August after large cracks appeared and sections of the concrete pavement began to sink. City officials blame a nearly one-third-mile long sinkhole for undermining the ... Read More »

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Gold chain snatchers strike across Northeast L.A.*

It might be best to keep your gold out of sight these days. The LAPD’s Northeast Division has warned residents that three different crews of criminals are believed responsible for snatching chains off victims in Cypress Park and Highland Park. A total of nine robberies, including ... Read More »