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Daily Archives: August 26, 2010

The past and present of Elysian Valley

Many artists in Elysian Valley, that ribbon of neighborhood bounded by the Los Angeles River and the 5 Freeway, are busy preparing for this Saturday’s annual Frogtown Artwalk.  But way back before this riverside neighborhood, also known to some as Frogtown, started attracting artists, it attracted ... Read More »

Echo Park blog branches out to Atwater

Echo Park resident Kelly Smith, who publishes the Echo Park Now blog, is preparing to launch a sister blog in Atwater Village called Atwater Village Now.  The site should be running by the end of the month, joining Atwater Village Newbie and Atwater Village News as ... Read More »

News & Notes from El Sereno, Highland Park & Silver Lake

Traffic-free Huntington Drive | El Sereno | Photo by Nate Baird/Flickr City Attorney says only 41 pot shops can stay open. Daily News Artist takes up residence in a Silver Lake store window.  L.A. Curbed Anyone got a 1967 Luther Burbank Junior High yearbook? NELA List ... Read More »

Teenager killed in Echo Park shooting

The male victim was shot at about 11:30 P.M. on Wednesday near Temple Street and Union Avenue in the southern edge of Echo Park, according to a story in L.A. Now.  The victim died at the scene in what is believed to have been a gang-related ... Read More »