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Daily Archives: July 9, 2009

It’s not really the food that matters at El Mercado

LA Weekly restaurant critic Jonathan Gold sums up the chief attraction of eating on the third floor of the food hall and shopping center known as El Mercado in Boyle Heights. “There are many, many better places to eat Mexican food in this part of town, ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

Stories and items from other parts of the blog: * LAPD raids Toonerville Gang in Atwater. Eastside 911 * Is bio-med the future of the Eastside? Eastside Citizen * LAPD online crime stats did not add up for Atwater residents. Eastside 911 * Anyone can join ... Read More »

The Silver Lake Walking Man takes a trip through old L.A.

Anyone who has lived in Silver Lake for a while has probably seen the eternally tanned and shirtless Dr. Marc Abrams walking briskly through the neighborhood, head down while reading a folded newspaper. But what is Abrams, aka The Silver Lake Walking Man, doing strolling by ... Read More »