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Daily Archives: May 4, 2010

Not much tree left to trim

A lumberjack at work on Bruce Court in Echo Park seems to have no place to go but down after cutting all the branches off a giant tree. Photo by Noel Rogers Read More »

Catching a fish and a story down at Echo Park Lake

Echo Park resident Darrell Kunitomi was driving by Echo Park Lake today when he noticed a fisherman struggling to reel in a catch. Kunitomi, an avid fisherman himself, could not help but pull over and investigate. The fish turned out to be a five-pound bass, and ... Read More »

Councilman’s Silver Lake home burglarized *

Curbed LA reports that the spokeswoman for Councilman Tom Labonge confirmed that his Silver Lake home had been burglarized last week. No details of the crime were available but Labonge lives in a section of Silver Lake where a spike in so-called “hot prowl” burglaries had ... Read More »

Storefront Report: Where did the stores go? *

Last week The Eastsider posted a link to a new H&M fashion video (pictured at right) that features several Echo Park designers and stores, including the vintage clothing and accessory store called The Clinic of Echo Park. The Clinic, which opened in late 2008, was one ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, East LA & Echo Park

Manhattan mural created by Echo Park-based Shepard Fairey is declared an illegal advertisement. WSJ Researchers win $10 million grant to reduce obesity and heart attacks in East Los Angeles. SoCal Minds How an Atwater Village homeowner went solar. AV Newbie Happening Today: Atwater Elementary fundraiser, Oxy ... Read More »