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Daily Archives: May 11, 2010

One man injured in Echo Park stairway shooting

An 18-year-old man was shot Monday afternoon while sitting on a public stairway near Echo Park Lake. The victim, Michael Medina of Los Angeles, was sitting on the steps near Belmont and Bellevue avenues with a woman when a man with a handgun approached the couple, ... Read More »

Echo Park traffic accident triggers a gusher *

A traffic accident late this morning on Glendale Boulevard at Scott Avenue sheared off a fire hydrant and set a gusher shooting into the air. No details about injuries or what caused the accident, which took place before 12 PM. * Update: The accident involved a ... Read More »

Is Echo Park ready to join the million dollar home club?

With sweeping views to the west and Elysian Park to the east, Park Drive has along been regarded as one of Echo Park’s most desirable streets, attracting everyone from art dealers to celebrity hairdressers and, recently, a 24-year-old rocker. Now, the owner of a four-bedroom house ... Read More »

Environmentalists challenge city over Silver Lake project *

Environmentalists will make their case at City Hall today to preserve an unofficial wildlife and walking trail that connects Elysian Park and Griffith Park. The Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy is appealing a Planning Department decision to allow a developer to build as many as 120 condos ... Read More »