Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Eastsider TV

Video: How noisy are Echo Park’s wild parrots?

Screenshot 2014-09-11 at 6

ECHO PARK –Just play and listen to Jim Earle’s video of the flock of feral parrots flying and squawking over Echo Park and Scott avenues earlier this month. A flock of about 100 of the birds have been circling over Echo Park and Silver Lake. Eastsider ... Read More »

Video of fiery 110 Freeway crash

Screenshot 2014-07-29 at 12.44.42 PM

Alexander Meiners shot this video as he drove past the fiery wreckage of a fatal car crash  this morning on the northbound 110 Freeway near Dodger Stadium. One person in the vehicle died during the solo-car crash. Eastsider Ads Read More »

Video of this week’s Silver Lake water main break


SILVER LAKE — The evening rush hour was slower going than normal on Thursday when Glendale Boulevard was partly shut down after an apparent water line break near Silver Lake Boulevard. Along with several photos, one person also shot a video of water gurgling through the ... Read More »

Boyle Heights street art in the making


BOYLE HEIGHTS – This time-lapse video by Edgar Gameros shows a team of street artists repainting the side of a building a the corner of Cesar Chavez Avenue and Savannah Street.  The new work covered up an existing mural, shown below in a Google Map image ... Read More »

A drone’s-eye-view of Echo Park Lake


ECHO PARK — A recent visitor to Echo Park Lake skipped the pedal boats. Intstead, he launched a camera-equipped drone that hovered high above Echo Park Lake, catching these panoramic albeit dizzying images. “Cruising Echo Park sunday afternoon after brunch, totally awesome!” says the video uploaded ... Read More »

Another movie called “Echo Park”


ECHO PARK — The new movie  Echo Park  attracted attention recently after the film, which features a “low-key romance” about a woman who moves from Beverly Hills to Echo Park, was screened at the L.A. Film Festival. But it’s not the first movie named after Echo ... Read More »