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Daily Archives: August 23, 2010

Elysian Heights school adds kindergarten class

Earlier this year Elysian Heights Elementary Principal Veronica Herrera appealed to Elysian Heights and Echo Park parents to consider sending their kids to the school after L.A. Unified cut one of  Elysian’s two kindergarten classes.  Now, a Friends of Elysian Heights parents says the district has restored the ... Read More »

Elysian Heights’ famous feline has fans in the Inland Empire

The feline named Room 8 Cat that once roamed the halls and classrooms of  Elysian Heights Elementary and served as the school’s mascot has been immortalized on campus in the form of murals painted on school buildings, tributes carved into the sidewalk and hallway displays.  Far from the campus, ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, Mt. Washington & Silver Lake

Mural in the making | Glassell Park | Photo by Laurie Avocado/Flickr LAPD tries to prevent crime by predicting it. L.A. Times U.S. News ranks Occidental College as nation’s 20th best liberal arts school. Occidental College Photo review of this weekend’s Sunset Junction Street Fair. LAist New ... Read More »