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Daily Archives: May 18, 2010

A postcard from Echo Park’s past

It’s sometimes painful to look at old neighborhood photographs because you realize how much has been lost. Echo Park resident Scott Fajack was doing some cleaning up at home when he found an old postcard of St. Athanasius by the Lake, a Craftsman-style church that once ... Read More »

One injured in Silver Lake shooting *

One person was left injured during a Monday afternoon shooting near Glendale Boulevard and Fletcher Drive in what police believe was a gang-related crime. The shooting took place near the Astro Family Restaurant, leading some nearby residents to suspect the restaurant had been robbed. But that ... Read More »

Hermon’s search for a market leaves many disappointed

A year ago the residents of Hermon went searching for a market to fill an empty, 24,000-square foot building in a neighborhood shopping center. Inspired by personals ads, residents put together this sales pitch: “Single, hungry community seeking a fresh start with new, financially stable market ... Read More »

News & Notes from Echo Park, Northeast LA & Silver Lake

City Council votes to layoff 761 workers. LA Times Electrical box art in Silver Lake. Metblogs 100 bags of trash collected from Echo Park stairway clean up. Council District 13 Northeast LA peace march brings chaos to the bus stop. NELA List Happening Today: Bike meeting ... Read More »