Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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Bulletin Board: Coed baseball and girls softball leagues

Submitted by Elysian Valley Recreation Center Register your child for baseball or softball! Baseball ages 5-15 years Fee is only $45 includes uniform, trophy and official fees. Softball ages 8-12 years Fee is only $45 includes uniform, trophy and official fees. GPLA softball ages 13-16 years Fee is only ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Elysian Valley Recreation Center Summer Camp

Submitted by Elysian Valley Recreation Center Camp EV! Are you looking for a fun way for your children to spend their summer this year? Register them at CAmp EV on April 1!  Instead of watching tv or playing video games all day at home, your child ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Echo Park Neighborhood Council Election Call For Candidates!


Submitted by Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council The Greater Echo Park Neighborhood Council is having elections SOON. CANDIDATES ARE NEEDED! GEPENC is divided into 5 districts. There are seats for district representatives, and executive officers that are district-wide seats. Sign up at our February 25 ... Read More »

Viewpoints & Ideas: It’s time to start taking traffic safety seriously in Northeast L.A.


In recent years Colorado Boulevard has been the most widely discussed street when it comes to talk of traffic safety in Northeast L.A. The attention dedicated to Colorado Boulevard is well warranted, however, it is not the only dangerous street in the neighborhood. There are many streets in ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Free tax preparation & ITIN assistance


Submitted by Roberto East LA Community Corporation With Tax Season around the corner, we can help you: file your taxes save your hard-earned money work toward your financial goals! Who Qualifies? If you made less than $52,000 in 2013 Documents to bring: Your and/or your spouse’s ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Volunteer Tutors Needed for Homeless Children in Your Community


Submitted by Paula School on Wheels Are you looking for a way to make a difference in your community? Why not become a volunteer tutor for a homeless child? The nonprofit School on Wheels is looking for dedicated people to volunteer tutor for one hour a ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Donate today to help Echo Park resident with transplant costs


Submitted by Nicole Nicole Buckley James Patrick Aspinall is a 27-year-old Echo Park resident battling Cystic Fibrosis and is awaiting a double lung transplant at USC Hospital.. We have already received so much support from friends and family but as we await the transplant we are ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Volunteers needed for photography program for kids with cancer


Submitted by The Pablove Foundation Pablove Shutterbugs, The Pablove Foundation’s photography program for children and teens living with cancer, is urgently seeking volunteers for the upcoming Los Angeles class. Professional photographers and photography students are needed to serve as mentors to Pablove Shutterbugs students for the ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: The Short Stop of Echo Park Christmas Toy Drive!


Submitted by The Short Stop Bring an unopened toy to The Short Stop, 1455 Sunset Boulevard, now through Monday 12/23/13! And bring in a unopened toy Saturday 12/14/13 and/or Monday 12/23/13 and receive a free drink! Toys benefit children in Echo Park! Happy Holidays from The ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Echo Park area pothole and sidewalk repairs


Submitted by Greater Echo Park Elysian Neighborhood Council The Bureau of Street Services (BSS) will be arriving in our Neighborhood Council (NC) District to perform small asphalt repairs (SAR) as part of the Bureau’s Neighborhood Council Initiative, also known as Operation Neighborhood Council Blitz (NC Blitz). ... Read More »