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Daily Archives: December 8, 2009

Eastside Tuesday Matinee

You never know where you will find scenes of Eastside neighborhoods on You Tube and other video sites. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=910ZFGkhuQ0&hl=en_US&fs=1&rel=0] The stretch of Sunset Boulevard in Silver Lake roughly between Benton Way and Coronado Street gets a fair amount of play about two minutes into Kesha’s video ... Read More »

Beware the chain snatchers : Women walking through Historic Filipinotown and the MacArthur Park area should watch out for thieves who have been snatching necklaces and jewelry off pedestrians during the day, reports LAPD Lt. Wes Buhrmester with the Rampart Division. Two of the crimes were ... Read More »

Rainbow over Silver Lake

Maryann Kuk was probably one of many residents to grab their cameras this afternoon to capture images of rainbows following today’s storm. You will find another one of Kuk’s photos on the Corralitas Red Car Property blog.Photo by Maryann Kuk/Corralitas Red Car Read More »

It takes a community to cover crime (and other stories)

Faced with a limited amount of time and budget, The Eastsider’s coverage of news and events leaves many readers wanting more. Some readers have told me they are disappointed when they find nothing on the blog after hearing gunfire or an LAPD chopper hovering overhead. The ... Read More »