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Daily Archives: April 15, 2010

Police release sketch of Silver Lake robbery suspect

The LAPD this afternoon released a composite drawing of the man suspected of shooting a woman in the arm while attempting to steal her purse Saturday night in the 2300 block of Glendale Boulevard near a cluster of Silver Lake bars and restaurants. The suspect is ... Read More »

The evolution of Echo Park banking

In 1922 the Bank of California opened up what it called its Sunset Boulevard branch at the northeast corner of Sunset Boulevard and Alvarado Street in Echo Park. It’s not clear when but the Bank of California’s Sunset and Edgecliff office in Silver Lake (pictured above) ... Read More »

Dodger fan goes down

The Dodger home opener on Tuesday found fans facing a larger and more aggressive effort by the LAPD and Dodger security to deal with tail gate parties and rowdy behavior on the stadium property and in surrounding Elysian Park. The above YouTube video (you need to ... Read More »