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Daily Archives: February 7, 2010

Traffic accident leaves portions of Echo Park in the dark *

Electrical power was knocked out to 1,300 DWP customers in Echo Park and Silver Lake tonight following a traffic accident. DWP spokeswoman MaryAnne Pierson said it’s not certain when power will be restored. The outage was reported at about 8:30 PM following an accident that knocked ... Read More »

Eastside Cinema

Welcome to The Eastsider’s semi-regular installment of online videos featuring Eastside neighborhoods and people. “Visiting With the Bird Man” features an Echo Park homeless man who is seen near Alvarado Street and the Hollywood Freeway. He prefers to be called Ninja and, obviously, loves pigeons, according ... Read More »