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Daily Archives: July 5, 2012

Police seaching for suspected car thief in Silver Lake*

Police tonight are searching for a suspected teenage car thief near Bellevue Park in Silver Lake. The suspect got out of the stolen car, possibly a Honda, and “took off running,”  said Rampart Division Sgt. Melvin Gamble. Police units on the ground and an LAPD helicopter ... Read More »

Lost: Echo Park poodle last spotted at Burrito King

Submitted by H. Campbell My male dog Sam ran away on Tuesday night, July 3rd on Echo Park Ave. Was last spotted at Burrito King on Alvarado and Sunset. He runs very quickly and is a very friendly but anxious dog, he was probably scared by ... Read More »

Lost: Shiba Inu named Sadie last seen in Silver Lake

Submitted by T. Lynch My husband’s and my dog Sadie clawed her way out of our gate this morning sometime around 2 AM. She was not wearing her collar at the time, but she is microchipped. We are desperate to find her. She’s a 14-lb, very ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Police searching for suspected car thief in Silver Lake. Eastside 911 Grass fire briefly shuts down southbound 2 Freeway in Eagle Rock. Patch Lost: Echo Park poodle last seen near Burrito King. Lost & Found ... Read More »

Anyone for a scoop of Brown Bread ice cream? Owner of Scoops to open Highland Park outpost*

Scoops, the East Hollywood ice cream shop, has attracted a strong following with such exotic flavors as Basil Goat Cheese, Brown Bread and Horchata Caramel.  Now, Scoops owner Tai Kim is preparing to open a new location in Highland Park. People familiar with his plans said ... Read More »

Silver Lake street cleans up after tagging binge

A section of Griffith Park Boulevard look like a charity car wash this morning as Silver Lake residents cleaned and washed cars and trucks after vandals had  tagged at least a dozen vehicles and garage doors overnight.  Residents walked around with paint rollers and traded tips ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Echo Park & Lincoln Heights

Flocking to the L.A. River, Lincoln Heights | Photo by Kevin Gallagher/Flickr 4th of July grass fire burns nearly an acre in Lincoln Heights. LAFD Echo Park loves its fireworks. Echo Park Now Former Oakland Raiders player Ben Davidson, who grew up in Boyle Heights, dies ... Read More »