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Daily Archives: November 22, 2010

Around The Eastsider

News and other items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Not a good week for Echo Park car owners. Eastside 911 The environmental report for the Echo Park Lake clean up is scheduled to be reviewed Tuesday by the City Council’s Energy & Environment ... Read More »

Not a good week for Echo Park car owners

An Echo Park resident named Dawn reports that her car was broken into early Saturday morning on Laguna Avenue near Echo Park Avenue, with Dawn losing prescription eyeglasses, car registration, GPS system and “random items like a mirror,” she said.  But Dawn was relatively lucky compared ... Read More »

Debs Park to get extra LAPD patrols – on horseback

Debs Park, which has been the scene of numerous off-leash dog attacks and other problems, will be getting extra horse back patrols by the LAPD’s Metro Mounted unit. However, LAPD Senior Lead Officer Phil Graciano said in an email there is no specific reason the mounted ... Read More »

The story behind an Echo Park bookstore

As many bookstores close or downscale, Echo Park’s Stories Books & Café continues to thrive and survive. On any given day, check out the bookstore or café to find readers enjoying a coffee, something on the menu, lounging through stacks of new and used books or busy on their laptops. Read More »