Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Daily Archives: June 16, 2010

Around The Eastsider

News and stories from other parts of the blog & beyond. Updated during the day. Grass fire breaks out in El Sereno. Eastside 911 El Sereno high school students raise funds for China trip. School Yard Councilman LaBonge proposes the creation of food truck parking zones. ... Read More »

Grass fire breaks out in El Sereno

The fire burned about six acres this afternoon near the 2500 block of Soto Street near Mission Road, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.  The fire was “contained but not extinguished” at about 6 PM, LAFD spokesman Erik Scott reported on the department Twitter feed.  ... Read More »

Inflatable art rises in Silver Lake

The inflated tentacles and other shapes that make up “Squid Capsule” are  quickly filling up the courtyard of Materials & Applications on Silver Lake Boulevard in preparation for an opening reception this Saturday, June 19. Here, according to information from Silver Lake exhibition space,  is what ... Read More »

El Sereno high school students fundraising for China trip

Each summer  for the last two years  students from  Anahuacalmecac High School have traveled to China for the Hanban Chinese Bridge Summer Camp to study Chinese culture and Mandarin. But each of the eight student the El Sereno charter school plans to send to China needs ... Read More »

Mutilated animals discovered in Elysian Park *

The bodies of a headless goat and a large “bird of prey” were discovered Monday morning by two women walking along the northern edge of Elysian Park overlooking the 5 freeway. One of the women, an Echo Park resident, who was walking her dogs, said they ... Read More »

Things are far from okay for this Echo Park business

After more than half a century in business, Echo Park window and door supplier O.K. Manufacturing & Supply closed its own doors for good on Friday.   Jeff Kuykendall – whose father opened the business in East Hollywood before moving it to Echo Park in 1984 – ... Read More »

Motor homes move on and off Marmion Way

Overnight parking has been banned along an approximately  1/2 mile-long section of Marmion Way that loops around the base of Mount Washington after the strip had attracted large numbers of  motor homes and homeless encampments. The signs prohibiting parking from 10 pm to 5 AM were ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park & Northeast L.A.

Atwater residents want mail carrier to stop stuffing it.  AV Newbie A quiet afternoon – without a swap meet or music videos – down at  Echo Park Lake. Chicken Corner City’s neighborhood council department might survive after all. Daily News Wire Services Fire breaks out on ... Read More »