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Daily Archives: November 5, 2010

Gas leak reported in Eagle Rock area *

Residents living near Delevan Drive Elementary school report a strong natural gas smell tonight and said gas company workers are on the scene making repairs. A Southern California Gas worker has blocked the street at Delevan Drive and Yosemite Street as workers fixed a damaged line ... Read More »

The good news and bad news about Mount Washington crime

A homemade flyer (pictured) that was recently posted in parts of Mount Washington warned residents that “home invasions are occurring in our neighborhood.”  Today, Capt. William Murphy of the LAPD Northeast Division said the flyers were inaccurate. However, that does not mean Mount Washington has been ... Read More »

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Photographer and Echo Park resident Dana Zielinsky spent a week  in May shooting portraits of 50 friends involved in music, arts, writing,  film and other creative fields. That week-long photo shoot lead to a show that opens tonight (Nov. 5) ... Read More »

Food Bites: Burrito Madness at Hugo’s Tacos

Story by Valentina Silva What is it about a cheap burrito that’s so irresistible? I’m not sure, but Hugo’s Tacos in Atwater Village always manages to enchant me with Burrito Madness, an entire month when knowing the secret password gets you a giant burrito for $2.51 ... Read More »

Another corner of old Echo Park bites the dust

Bulldozers and demolition crews were busy this morning tearing apart one  of 80-year old apartments across from Echo Park Lake on property that been targeted for a block-long, three-story high apartment complex with about 75 units. The The Foursquare Foundation, an affiliate of the Angelus Temple, ... Read More »

What were all those police doing at Echo Park & Bellevue?

Several Echo Park residents noticed all the police activity Thursday afternoon near the Echo Park Recreation Center at Echo Park  and Bellevue avenues, where a group of undercover officers had gathered and police conducted a search near the Hollywood Freeway. Police descended on the area after ... Read More »