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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, ... 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 ... 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, ... 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 ... Read More »

Anybody want to buy a merry-go-round? Former Lincoln Park carousel takes a spin on ebay

It was nearly 4-1/2 years ago when city officials and Lincoln Heights residents gathered in Lincoln Park to celebrate the return of a carousel equipped with 20 wood-carved horses and chariots to carry a new generation of riders.  The park had been without a carousel since ... 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. ... Read More »