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Daily Archives: October 3, 2009

The Eagle Rock Music Festival plays it up in the auto zone

The design-minded residents of Eagle Rock spent many years crafting zoning laws to limit the number of auto repair shops along Colorado Boulevard. Many of those muffler and tune up shops are still there, however, defying a wave of gentrification that has filled the boulevard with ... Read More »

Seeking support for same sex-marriage in Boyle Heights

Saturdays usually find the sidewalks of Boyle Heights busy with strollers, shoppers and vendors. Joining the crowd last weekend were some newcomers, pairs of gay and lesbian activists who pounded the pavement and knocked in doors in hopes of winning support for gay marriage. It was ... Read More »

Happy Tom’s gets in the mood

The owners of Happy Tom’s reopened the Echo Park diner late this week, drawing the attention of passersby tonight. The remodeled Sunset Boulevard restaurant, celebrating 20 years, seems to be following the lead of the Echo Park Vons with softer mood lighting and a Starbucks-like interior ... Read More »