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Daily Archives: April 6, 2010

Dear Eastsider: What to do with plastic store boxes?

A thrifty Echo Park resident named Mary G. is looking for ways to reuse all those clear plastic containers that often come home stuffed with supermarket muffins or strawberries. Yes, you can toss many of them in the blue recycle trash bin. But Mary – who ... Read More »

Elysian Park reservoir cover up *

Advocates of Elysian Park and other residents are planning to speak out today against a DWP proposal to cover up the 55-million gallon Elysian Reservoir with an aluminum roof and possibly solar panels. Peter Lassen with the Citizens Committee to Save Elysian Park said the recommendation ... Read More »

The final carry out from Pioneer Chicken*

This last vestiges of the Pioneer name disappeared from Echo Park’s business scene this afternoon when the Pioneer Chicken sign – complete with its chubby cook and wagon – was taken down and trucked away from Echo Park Avenue near Sunset Boulevard. Residents Shannon Prior and ... Read More »