Daily Archives: August 8, 2012

Echo Park cat owner wants neighbors to watch out for coyotes

Maceo was a seven-year-old black cat that preferred to stay outdoors, said his owner, Gabriel Roger of Echo Park.  But, like many outdoor cats, Maceo, named after  a Jane’s Addition B-side track, was vulnerable to many risks, including coyotes. This morning,  Roger’s landlord discovered Maceo’s remains in their front yard near Mohawk Street and Montana Avenue.  They assume Maceo fell ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Yes, that was another 4.5 earthquake. L.A. Now Echo Park cat owner wants neighbors to watch out for coyotes. Eastside 911 Read More »

Signs of change in Echo Park

La Popular, a long time Echo Park furniture store formerly known as Stone Bros., closed up last year. But the  large turquoise and lavendar La Popular sign remained above the Sunset Boulevard store front—until Tuesday. That’s when a crew of workers dismantled the metal sign – backlit with neon – and installed a new sign with the names of the ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Echo Park, El Sereno & Glassell Park

Old School Street Sign, Silver Lake | Photo by Roy Randall/Flickr Did you feel it? 4.4 quake hits Yorba Linda. L.A. Now Recreation & Parks Department said it will look for ways to keep municipal pools open beyond Aug. 14. Daily News Police ask for public’s help in El Sereno shooting that left a 19-year-old  man dead on his porch. ... Read More »