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Daily Archives: June 1, 2010

Protesters greet Dodger fans

Dodger fans arriving for Monday’s game against the Arizona Diamondbacks were greeted at the main gates by protesters rallying against Arizona’s controversial immigration law, SB 1070. Opponents of SB 1070 have put pressure on the Dodgers to relocate their spring training camp out of  the state. ... Read More »

The bongos of Boyle Heights

Mariachi Plaza has put Boyle Heights on the map as far mariachi music goes. But a few blocks east on First Street,  it was the beating of bongos  that caught the attention of Corey Takahashi, who shot the video above featuring a gentlemen named  “El Diaz.”  ... Read More »

No takers for Elysian Park totem pole

A week has come and gone since  Recreation & Parks Department workers  carted off a toy-encrusted totem police, ferris wheel and some other whimsical but unpermitted art pieces from a clearing in Elysian Park. Mark Jackson, park maintenance supervisor,  gave the creators of the work a ... Read More »

Shopper & Diner – Deals & News

Got your “I LUV Echo Park” poster, t-shirt or coffee mug?  |  Echo Park Silver Lake Wine is back at Barnsdall Art Park for Friday Night Wine Tastings & Hollyhock House Tours.  |  Los Feliz Sign up for Auntie Em’s Organic Produce Delivery and get your ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park & Silver Lake

Galco’s Soda Pop Stop, Highland Park/Photo by *a_ndrea Atwater has all you need. AV News Walking the Los Angeles River. Climbing L.A. One less boutique for Echo Park. Echo Park Now Atwater, Echo Park & Silver Lake on Dwell’s Eastside Home Tour. Eastside Eye Read More »