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Daily Archives: December 15, 2010

Power goes out in Elysian Heights & Silver Lake

As many as 2,000 DWP customers in Elysian Heights and Silver Lake lost power earlier today after a vehicle struck a   on Riverside Drive in Elysian Valley.  The outage began at about 6:30 a.m.  but power was restored to the vast majority of customers by  ... Read More »

Who wants to climb monkey bar No. 13?

Scott Fajack of Echo Park snapped a photo of a lonely set of monkey bars in Elysian Park last weekend only to discover ghostly number “13”s hovering over the image when he developed the film. How did the “13”s get there? It wasn’t the work of ... Read More »

Still time to support Hollenbeck toy drive

Marilyn Sanchez, a volunteer with the Hollenbeck Community Police Advisory Board, has spent several days collecting toys in time for a holiday gift giveaway this coming Saturday, Dec. 18  at the Hollenbeck Division station in Boyle Heights. But Sanchez said residents can still drop off toys ... Read More »

Off-road living in Elysian Heights

A $425,000 bungalow that recently went up for sale in the Elysian Heights section of Echo Park features three bedrooms, mountain views but no off-street parking on the property. In fact, there is no street. The Cove Avenue bungalow and most of the other homes on ... Read More »