Daily Archives: January 10, 2012

Metrolink maintenance yard meeting to be held

Submitted by D. Edwardson Residents of Cypress Park and Elysian Valley concerned about pollution and noise from the Metrolink maintenance yard will have a follow up community meeting on January 25. See flyer below for details. Bulletin Board is a place where Eastsiders can post announcements, milestones & messages. Read More »

Signs of the season

The holidays are not officially over in Echo Park until someone torches a Christmas tree left outside for sanitation workers to pick up. Merrick Morton spotted this blackened trunk on Echo Park Avenue near Baxter Street over the weekend.  At least the tree was disposed of in the green bin. Read More »

Police release more details of fatal El Sereno shooting

The LAPD has provided more details about the officer involved shooting on Saturday afternoon that left a 34-year-old man dead in El Sereno. Four officers opened fire on Juan Nunez in the 4800 block of Axtell Street after he allegedly pointed a gun at the officers, according to different media reports. Nunez was pronounced dead at the scene and a ... Read More »

First Taste: Red Hill opens in Echo Park

After more than a year of remodeling and changes in chefs and menus, the former Phoenix Bakery in Echo Park has been transformed into Red Hill, a restaurant by Jason Michaud, who also owns Silver Lake’s Local restaurant.  Red Hill opened for dinner late last week and diners have begun to leave their first impressions of the Echo Park Avenue ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, Echo Park, El Sereno, Elysian Valley & Highland Park

Picnic Table View, Elysian Park | Photo by Eric Norris/Flickr City clears out homeless encampment at Highland Park veterans memorial. Patch How a Pennsylvania Amish girl came to own an Echo Park beauty salon. L.A. Times Wilson High marching bands starts new year in new uniforms. Our Town Elysian Valley residents raising funds for community surveillance cameras.  EVNW Eagle Rock ... Read More »