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Daily Archives: July 27, 2010

50 years of life and love in Echo Park

t was 50 years ago today that former Marine lieutenant Walter Elmer and Sumiko Shingaki were married in the bride's native Okinawa. In a few weeks, however, the newly married couple were living with Walter's brother in Echo Park on Ewing Street until they found a permanent place to call home. Read More »

Who says Debs Park is part of Montecito Heights?

The Eastsider on Monday published a photo taken in Debs Park and said it was located in Montecito Heights. Anthony Manzano, vice president of the  LA-32 Neighborhood Council Vice-President, disagrees. He says Debs Park should be described as being located in Rose Hill – an old ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond.  Updated during the day. Who says Debs Park is part of Montecito Heights? Eastsider Forums Meet your Northeast Senior Lead Officer. Eastside 911 Read More »

Meet your senior lead officer

The LAPD’s Senior Lead Officers act as the neighborhood cop, keeping an eye on very local crime trends and serving as the main contact between residents and the department.  On Wednesday night, residents who live in the LAPD Northeast Division – which stretches from Silver Lake ... Read More »

Echo Park’s nightlife will be getting more crowded

Echo Park’s bustling night life  has drawn complaints about rowdy crowds and made the neighborhood a popular spot for LAPD sobriety check points. But, if anything, the sidewalks of Sunset Boulevard will become more crowded after hours as a mix of new and old Echo Park ... Read More »