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Daily Archives: May 13, 2009

Lessons in music and love at Dave’s Accordion School in Atwater

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KAnxtdhM2Y4&hl=en&fs=1&rel=0] Former Echo Park resident Dave Caballero opened his accordion shop and school in Atwater Village in 1971. Six months after he opened for business, a German immigrant named Veronika became one his students and, eventually, his wife and business partner. “Of course, the lessons kept ... Read More »

More trouble in Elysian Park *

Updated @ 1:52 PM: City employees have determined that the animal that was found dead and decapitated in Elysian Park this morning was a goat – not a dog as initially reported, according to Mitch O’Farrell, head of constituent services for Councilman Eric Garcetti. A Park ... Read More »

Eastside Crime Watch

The LAPD’s online crime map is still running a bit slow but much faster than last week. So, with the help of EveryBlock, here’s the Eastside Crime Watch for the week ending Sunday, May 10. Echo Park & Silver Lake (90026)Happy Mother’s Day! Your car has ... Read More »