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Daily Archives: September 3, 2010

Save the Date:Weekend Edition

If you think building a boat in a bottle is a challenge, trying building a ship in an art gallery. But that’s what artist Josh Beckman has done inside Echo Park’s Machine Project, which will host an opening reception Sunday night for Josh Beckman’s Sea Nymph, ... Read More »

Chicano activists angered over plaque flap

This past weekend’s 40th anniversary of the Chicano Moratorium in East Los Angeles saw many people stop by a plaque honoring slain newsman Ruben Salazar, who was killed during the Vietnam War-era demonstration after being hit by a tear gas canister. But some of the people ... Read More »

Residents talk trash about Echo Park condos

A proposal to build eight skinny townhouses - each less than 20 feet wide - on the corner of Echo Park Avenue and Avalon Street has led some neighbors to oppose the project, with residents expressing concerns about the density and height of the project. Read More »