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Monthly Archives: January 2012

Found: Grey Pit Bull in Silver Lake

Submitted by L.  Turner Found a blue / grey female pit bull Friday 1/27/12 in the Hyperion/Rowena area. no tags, no chip. We had to take her to the North Central Animal Shelter on Saturday the 28th. If her owner is not found, her adoption day ... Read More »

Angeleno Heights burglar might have taken advantage of pleasant weather and an open door

An Angeleno Heights man living in the 800 block of Laveta Terrace awoke early this morning to the sound of footsteps in the hallway and discovered the backdoor open. The resident went outside and saw a man trying to start his car. Police were called shortly ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, Echo Park, Lincoln Heights & Highland Park

Candles & Flowers for Bree’Anna Guzman, Silver Lake | Photo by Echo Park resident Friday night police pursuit through Echo Park ends in Eagle Rock. Patch Lincoln Heights car wash fundraiser held today for Bree’Anna Guzman. Arroyo Seco Journal Tight Squeeze: Echo Park architect builds himself ... Read More »

Echo Park school staff and parents get an education in traffic management

The half hour before the morning bell rings at Clifford Street School often finds the narrow, steep street that runs past the Echo Park campus into a chaotic scene, with cars, vans and trucks packing the road and kids darting between idling vehicles. It’s a common ... Read More »

Open Discussion: What new City Council boundaries may mean for the Echo Park area

By Christine Peters After many weeks of deliberating and holding public hearings, the Volunteer Redistricting Commission has revealed their recommendation for the new boundaries for our cities 15 Council Districts. The Commission is tasked every 10 years with redrawing the boundaries to balance population and demographics ... Read More »

Eastside Property: 122-year-old Atwater home recalls Riverdale days

Most of the Spanish Colonial-style homes and storybook cottages that line the streets of Atwater Village were built in the 1920s and 1930. Those homes are relative newbies compared to this newly listed three-bedroom home in the 4000 block of  Baywood Street. The farmhouse-like structure was ... Read More »

Shopper & Diner Report

Eagle Rock mac ‘n’ cheese lovers should save up their calories.  Larkin Mackey is closing his Mac & Cheeza outlet downtown and plans to open a quick-service outlet in his Eagle Rock restaurant, Larkin’s Joint.  Squid Ink The arrival of new spring fashion means that all ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Open Discussion: What new City Council boundaries may mean for the Echo Park area Eastsider Forums Eastside Shopper & Diner Report. Eastsider on the Go Echo Park Catholic school celebrates centennial. School Yard What’s your ... Read More »

Echo Park Catholic school celebrates centennial

Our Lady of Loretto School, located on Union Avenue in Echo Park, will be celebrating its 100th anniversary on Sunday, Jan. 29 with an open house.  Church Secretary Anna-Marie Steidl provides more details about the school and Sunday’s event: This year marks our 100th anniversary of ... Read More »

Signs of change at Silver Lake’s Sunset Junction*

The familiar Sunset Junction sign that looms over the terra-cotta colored shops at Sunset Boulevard and Sanborn Avenue has been stripped away and a new concrete block wall now obscures one of the Silver Lake storefronts. What’s going on?   First off, the much photographed Sunset Junction ... Read More »