Daily Archives: September 5, 2012

Found: Sweet black and white puppy in Silver Lake

Submitted by A. Ford I found a beautiful male puppy in Bellevue Park in Silver Lake on Monday night  @9PM (first spotted @5PM.)  The dog is approximately 7 months old, not chipped, no collar, black and white.  His nails are clipped and he is very sweet and well behaved.  If he is yours, please call 480.433.0218. Lost & Found is ... Read More »

Silver Lake stairway ruin for sale

The hillside lots of the Eastside are dotted with cracked and broken stairways that seem to go no where,  reminders of  bungalow courts and apartment houses that were demolished long ago.  One of such concrete relic painted a faded shade of green curls its way up an empty Silver Lake hillside  on Riverside Drive east of Fletcher Drive,  twisting around ... Read More »

East L.A. neighborhood evacuated during morning bank robbery

Photos by C.J. Salgado L.A. Now reports that “several hundred people” were evacuated this morning in East Los Angeles after a Bank of America branch at Atlantic Boulevard and St. Louis Place was robbed by two suspects who kidnapped the bank manager and forced her to take money out of the vault. The suspects strapped what appeared to be a ... Read More »

Echo Park restaurant trades parking spaces for outdoor tables

Perhaps one of the most important amenities that a business in auto-centric Los Angeles can offer to its customers is off-street parking. But, this week, one Echo Park business, the Brite-Spot   restaurant, began the job of  shrinking the size of its parking lot. A crew of workers assisted by a small bulldozer began ripping up a section of the ... Read More »

News & Notes From Echo Park, Glassell Park & Silver Lake

Costco Bear, Atwater Village  Photo by Angeloh Christian/Flickr Councilman Huizar said he expects LAPD and other agencies to pursue “enforcement action”  on city’s pot store ban.  Patch Glassell Park artist adds empty chair to Clint Eastwood cutout located near hillside trail.  L.A. Now Echo Park neighborhood council seeking candidates for upcoming election.  Empower L.A. Semi truck flips over on Glassell ... Read More »