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Daily Archives: April 20, 2010

Wash, dry & dance

The patrons of the Spin Cycle coin laundry in Historic Filipinotown might find themselves fluffing and folding underwear before an audience later this week. The laundry located in a Beverly Boulevard minimall will serve as the stage for Laundromatinee, a dance performance by the Collage Dance ... Read More »

Echo Park magnet school wants to attract cash

The math and science magnet program at Betty Plasencia Elementary – with only about 160 students – is facing some big budget cuts along with other LA Unified schools. That’s why fundraisers like the school’s upcoming Spring Fiesta have become more important than ever, said Vickie ... Read More »

Paris is nice but it’s not Highland Park

Carolyn Molina has found it hard to get sympathy from friends and family when she talks about being stranded in Paris with her twin sister and mom. The women who operate Highland Park-based Oilcloth International were scheduled to leave Paris last Friday when their flight was ... Read More »

Gunshots heard across Echo Park

Police found numerous bullet casings near Echo Park Avenue and Avalon Street Monday night after residents reported hearing multiple gunshots and screeching tires. However, there was no sign that anyone was hit and no suspects were found in connection with the shooting that took place at ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park & Northeast LA

Name of new Atwater massage parlor rubs resident the wrong way. AV Newbie LA Unified plans to spend $200 million in construction spending on “pet projects.” Daily News Mayor cuts back on job cuts. LA Times Coffee is not the main selling point of this Echo ... Read More »