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Daily Archives: November 19, 2012

Shopper & Diner Report: The old chairs, new cooks and missing windows of Echo Park restaurants

Musical Chairs. Back in August The Eastsider reported about the stylish but kind of uncomfortable metal chairs at Red Hill. Some customers had even taken to criticizing the chairs as they praised the cuisine at the new Echo Park Avenue restaurant. But a weekend visit to ... Read More »

Discovery Tour explores the creative culture of Northeast L.A.

Discovery Tour arrives at the studio of Chrstopher Pate./Photo by Martha Benedict Bus loads of art lovers wound their way through the streets of Highland Park, Mt. Washington and other Northeast L.A. communities on Sunday during the 20th annual Arroyo Arts Collective’s Discovery Tour. The tour ... Read More »

The Happier Camper is not so happy after thieves make off with retro trailers

The Happier Camper lot on Riverside Drive is home to a candy-colored assortment of restored, retro campers that are available for rent. But last Tuesday, owner Derek Michael, who has restored many of the ultra-light trailers,  arrived on the Happier Camper lot in Los Feliz and ... Read More »

News & Notes From East L.A., Elysian Heights & Silver Lake

Color Conundrum, Silver Lake Artist Paul McCarthy buys East L.A. industrial building for $9 million. Money & Co. Results from this weekend’s Silver Lake Storm Watch. [sic] Pasadena museum pays tribute to former Elysian Heights wood cut artist Paul Landacre. Culture Monster Bloggers don’t live on ... Read More »