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Daily Archives: August 7, 2012

Silver Lake resident warns neighbors of mail theft

After leaving placed some outgoing mail–a Netflix DVD and a pair of envelopes with personal checks— in her mail slot, A.G. of Silver Lake heard the lid of her mail slot clank on Monday morning after it was opened and closed. Her mail was gone but ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Police apprehend two suspected car thieves in Echo Park. Eastside 911 Silver Lake resident warns neighbors of mail thieves. Eastside 911 Read More »

Police apprehend two suspected car thieves in Echo Park

Police late Monday night captured a pair of suspected car thieves in Echo Park after they fled from the stolen vehicle, prompting a search of the surrounding neighborhood. As a police helicopter overhead, officers on the ground sealed off the area near Mohawk and Mayberry  streets ... Read More »

East L.A. handball court declared a state historic landmark

The State Historical Resources Commission late last week voted in favor of declaring the Maravilla Handball Court and El Centro Grocery as a state historic landmark,  a significant step toward preserving one of the region’s oldest handball courts and a longtime hangout for Latino players.  Placing ... Read More »

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

Municipal Light (DWP office), Lincoln Heights Echo Park water line ruptures. The Eastsider City Council may outlaw skateboard “bombing.”  KTLA New Dodger owners hire planning and real estate development executive who headed development of Baltimore ballpark. The Informer & Curbed L.A. Highland Park and Garvanza residents ... Read More »

Water line ruptures in Echo Park*

The L.A. DWP is preparing to repair an Echo Park water line that ruptured early this morning  near Alvarado Street and Sunset Boulevard, flooding some nearby businesses, knocking out water service and threatening to disrupt the morning commute. At least one southbound lane of Alvarado south ... Read More »