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Monthly Archives: March 2012

Lost: Looking for Loki in Los Feliz *

Submitted by C. Valone “This is a two year old “Loki.” He was lost early afternoon yesterday 3/30/12 in a Los Feliz neighborhood near her/his house. He escaped out of his collar when he ran but is microchipped. He ran all the way up to Los ... Read More »

Singers make their pitch at Dodger Stadium

If you live within earshot of Dodger Stadium, hope you are a fan of the “Star Spangled Banner” because you will be hearing a portion of it about 200 times today.  Singers could be heard across Elysian Park and sections of Echo Park this morning and ... Read More »

Echo Park’s taco lovers can’t wait for the weekend and Bellevue Steakhouse to arrive

A few feet away from the Echo Park Avenue exit off the 101 Freeway, the aroma of grilled carna asada and pungent chorizo filled the Friday night air near a blue canopy propped up against a chain link fence that runs along Bellevue Avenue. The roar ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, Echo Park & Silver Lake

Thunderbird, Silver Lake | Photo by Terrini/Flickr Wife of actor Josh Stewart of Eagle Rock thanks 911 dispatcher for helping save  her husband’s life. CBS2 & Patch The pros & cons of Silver Lake’s Polka Dot Plaza. L.A. Weekly Echo Park alleys used to parody Rick ... Read More »

Woman fatally injured while crossing Silver Lake street *

A 23-year-old woman died after she was struck by a car as she walked across Rowena Avenue in Silver Lake. The woman was walking outside of a crosswalk when she was hit by a car traveling westbound at about 10:30 p.m., according to Sgt. Gregory Hoyte ... Read More »

Highland Park PTA teams up with market to support school

Figueroa Produce and the PTA at Aldama Elementary will hold a one-day fundraiser next month that will save shoppers money while supporting the Playworks Program at the Highland Park school. Monica Alcaraz with the Aldama PTA explains what to expect during “Figueroa Produce Market Presents Aldama ... Read More »

Eastside Shopper & Diner Report

Pulled pork, hot links, coconut beef and corned break now serving at The Park’s Finest in Echo Park.  Echo Park Now Jonathan Gold samples the pork belly tacos, longaniza hash and sweet-fleshed chop at Silver Lake’s new Black Hogg.  Churros, too. Daily Dish Resale, recycle and ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Eastside Shopper & Diner Report. Eastsider On The Go Highland Park PTA teams up with market to support school. School Yard Echo Park cleans up on Saturday. EPIA Read More »

A gateway to Lincoln Heights’ past wins preservation award

It’s been a little more than a year since city officials gathered to honor the restoration of the Lincoln Park Gateway, a tile and concrete ceremonial entrance at the north end of the park that had undergone a $390,000 renovation. On Thursday, the the Art Deco-style ... Read More »

DWP prepares to plug the gap in Silver Lake reservoirs walking path

The opening of a new pathway around most of  the Silver Lake reservoirs about four years ago has proved popular with neighborhood walkers and runners. But an approximately 500-foot-long section of the  path remains unfinished on the north end of the Ivanhoe Reservoir (the smaller of ... Read More »