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Daily Archives: August 16, 2010

Around The Eastsider

News & items from other parts of the blog & beyond. Updated during the day International student travel program holds Echo Park fundraiser tonight. Echo Park Now Silver Lake pilates studio owner warns of thieves. Eastside 911 Update on reports of shots fired at Echo Park ... Read More »

Silver Lake pilates studio owner warns of thieves

Stephanie Herrman of In & Up Pilates on Hyperion Avenue spent about 15 minutes giving a couple a tour of her Silver Lake studio last week.  Shortly after the couple left, Herman realized that her wallet was gone. She provides the details and wants to advise ... Read More »

Update on reports of gunshots at Echo Park and Baxter

The Eastsider reported that Echo Park residents living near Echo Park Avenue and Baxter Street heard multiple shots at about 12:30 A.M. on Sunday. No one was hurt but apparently those bullets came very close to a motorist driving through the area, said Det. Lou Vargas ... Read More »

Police apprehend two men following Highland Park shooting

The two men were arrested Sunday night following a gang-related shooting that prompted police to close off Highland Park streets as they conducted a lengthy searched for other suspects.  Two adults in their late teens were taken into custody and one gun was recovered after their ... Read More »

Who’s behind the Mount Washington murals? *

San Rafael Avenue offers some breathtaking views as it winds its way to the top of Mount Washington. But it wasn't the city and mountain views that caught Matthew Smith's eye the other day. It was a strip of paintings on the retaining wall below San Rafael Avenue that he noticed for the first time. Read More »

Echo Park restaurant owner responds to his critics

Why wouldn’t Echo Park welcome the renovation of a long-shuttered eyesore, the creation of new jobs and a fun new place to eat, drink and hang out?  Many Echo Park residents, however, are not rolling out the welcome mat for  a 216-seat restaurant that businessman Tony ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Echo Park & Silver Lake

Highland Park skyline | Photo by Buz Carter/Flickr Skaters open up shop in Boyle Heights. L.A. Eastside Silver Lake welcomes The Parkman Triangle.  Blogging L.A. Echo Park Lake:  The early years. Echo Park Now Happening Today: Mt Washington Local Issues Committee meeting; Student International Travel Experiences ... Read More »