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Daily Archives: September 22, 2009

DWP, where are you?

Water was gushing from a deep hole in the middle of Morton Avenue in Echo Park this afternoon. Another one of those“major blow outs” popping DWP water mains across the city? No, not this one. A crew with a Gas Co. contractor broke the water main ... Read More »

Mt. Washington mobilizes against a freeway tunnel

The idea of digging a freeway tunnel that begins in El Sereno, loops around Mt. Washington and emerges in Glassell Park seems far fetched. The concept, one of many being considered to close the 710 Freeway gap, is for now the dream of Caltrans engineers with ... Read More »

Early morning law enforcement raid targets Avenues Gang

About 1,200 officers from the LAPD and federal agencies swept through Glassell Park this morning in search of members of the violent Avenues gang, the LA Times reports. Officers with warrants raided homes in search of more than 50 alleged gang members wanted on “array of ... Read More »