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Daily Archives: April 22, 2010

Silver Lake celebrates Earth Day year around

The streets, sidewalks, parkways and empty lots are filled with abandoned items that can be put to good use. The photo above by Silver Lake resident and blogger Diane Edwardson shows a discarded vacuum that has been recycled and reused in what she calls a “guerrilla ... Read More »

East Hollywood gang suspected of Silver Lake robberies

Members of the La Mirada Locos are believed responsible for a trio of Silver Lake street robberies, including a man who was mugged during an afternoon walk near the Silver Lake Reservoir, police said. Also, police issued a separate community alert warning residents of Silver Lake, ... Read More »

Bauhaus meets burgers in Eagle Rock condo project

What will attract more buyers to the Oxy Lofts now rising on Eagle Rock Boulevard? Is it the “Bauhaus Meets Bohemian” style promoted by developer Piedmont Investment or the condos’ proximity to The Bucket, Eagle Rock’s popular hamburger stand that sits right next door? The 32-unit ... Read More »

Free range Atwater chicken

Chickens roaming over Atwater Village. Bunnies hopping across Echo Park. What other off-leash barnyard animal will be spotted next on the streets of the Eastside? Megan Marie was on a walk in Atwater yesterday when she spotted the stray chicken (pictured above), which was also out ... Read More »

Dodger Stadium to sport: flea market shopping

Echo Park Lake’s Sunday Swap Meet will be getting some competition – from Dodger Stadium. Flea market operator Phillip Dane plans to launch the L.A. Flea Market on July 18 in the stadium parking lots overlooking downtown. More than half of the 600 vendor spaces have ... Read More »