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Daily Archives: December 16, 2008

Merry minimalism at the Garcetti household

A holiday postcard from councilman Eric Garcetti and Amy Wakefield features a photo of the couple in their Elysian Heights home, which appeared in the July-August issue of Dwell magazine. On the back, a holiday poem from Eric & Amy: No Matter where you Dwell,We wish ... Read More »

Raising awareness and arches in Historic Filipinotown.

First came the blue and white Historic Filipinotown neighborhood signs. Then came the Christmas parols along Temple Street. Now, the Historic Filipinotown Neighborhood Council or HiFiNC, wants their own neighborhood arch, according to Asian Journal. “In 2006, another major project of the Council was the putting ... Read More »

How small is Solano Canyon?

So small that nearly every house and street is visible on a new, approximately 10-foot-wide landmark sign on Academy Road. The Historic Solano Canyon sign was dedicated this Saturday. Read More »

The wine might finally start flowing at El Prado

It’s been nearly two years since word got out that El Prado, the decades old Echo Park bar where a red curtain at the entrance obscured a dark and dank interior, was destined to reopen as a wine bar. Well, when El Prado did reopen, there ... Read More »