Daily Archives: December 3, 2011

How windy was it on Mount Washington?

[portfolio_slideshow portfolio_slideshow width=535 portfolio_slideshow pagerpos=disabled portfolio_slideshow centered=false] If the automated weather station on Mount Washington is to be believed, a wind gust of 101 miles per hour was recorded around midnight on Dec. 1. It’s not clear when and if the information is verified but let’s just say it was plenty windy on Mount Washington. While the winds have died ... Read More »

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

Volunteers took over a bakery kitchen in Echo Park this week to bake up enough doggie treats to fill 140 Christmas stockings that will go on sale during this weekend’s Pet Photos With Santa, a fundraiser for the Echo Park Animal Alliance.  The first weekend in December also brings several other holiday-related events, including arts and craft sales in Angeleno ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park, Hermon & Northeast L.A.

ATM Machine Inside, Tagging Outside, Glassell Park | Photo by Luis Blackaller/Flicker 20,000 Eastside DWP customers remained without power this morning. DWP Hermon supermarket shares fridge space for those without power. L.A. Weekly The Echo turns 10. Echo Park Now A tree – a giant tree – falls in Atwater Village. AV Now Volunteers needed this morning for a post-windstorm ... Read More »