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Daily Archives: April 28, 2009

Eastside Crime Watch

Several violent robberies in the Figueroa Corridor in Highland Park and a trio of crimes on Soto and St. Louis streets in Boyle Heights dominated the LAPD crime stats distributed via EveryBlock.com for the week ending Sunday, April 26. Echo Park & Silver Lake (90026)Pretty quiet ... Read More »

Sparrow in Aisle 9

A few weeks ago Echo Park bird lovers were called upon to rescue a cormorant at Echo Park Lake. Today Echo Park resident Darrell Kunitomi informs The Eastsider of another bird in need of rescue – from the neighborhood supermarket “Bird alert – a (believe female) ... Read More »

Echo Park’s neighborhood council grows up – sort of

Last year’s bitter Echo Park neighborhood council elections symbolized for many the class and ethnic divisions that run through the neighborhood. President Jose Sigala defeated board member Christine Peters’ bid to head the council and his Unity Team of mostly Latino candidates ousted several other longtime ... Read More »