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Daily Archives: April 24, 2009

Ghost Bike memorial for fallen Echo Park cyclist

A Ghost Bike was set up this afternoon on Glendale Boulevard near where cyclist Jesus Castillo was struck and killed by a motorist last Sunday in Echo Park. The bike was installed a few hours before an 8 p.m. memorial is scheduled to be held on ... Read More »

The price of cleaning up Echo Park billboard blight

“It was kind of an eyesore,” said Oritz. A few blocks south at Echo Park and Grafton Street, a patch of concrete fills the hole where a billboard pole sprouted from Raul Sarmiento’s front lawn. The billboard company had paid Sarmiento $100 a month for the ... Read More »