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Daily Archives: December 22, 2010

A gloomy day ends with rainbows and silver skies across Northeast L.A.

Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Today’s tumultuous weather ended on a colorful note, with residents of Highland Park and Montecito Heights capturing images of rainbows and a silvery sunset.  In Highland Park, Nicole Possert photographed a rainbow arching over homes on Roselawn Place as well ... Read More »

An afternoon best spent indoors

A crazy afternoon of rain, thunder, a premature dusk, more rain and then light on the horizon. It was only 3 p.m. but motorists had their headlights on driving through Echo Park today. Meanwhile, in Silver Lake, Sandy Driscoll photographed the noontime downpour that sent water ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

Stories and items from other parts of the blog and beyond. Updated during the day. Small dog found near Portia & Galveston in Echo Park. Eastsider Forums Volunteers to give Echo Park school playground a makeover. School Yard Read More »

If you forgot what blue sky looked like …

Christine Peters of Elysian Heights snapped a shot of a patch of blue that appeared this morning after a week-long deluge. “We took a walk in the 10 minute window of no rain!!” said Peters of a brief stroll through Elysian Park. Meanwhile, in Silver Lake, ... Read More »

Pedestrian injured in Sunset Junction traffic accident

Silver Lake shoppers came to the assistance of a woman who was struck by a car as she crossed  Sunset Boulevard at  Hyperion Avenue on Monday afternoon, according to a witness.  “I turned when I heard [the accident]  and saw her in the air,” aid Franklin ... Read More »

Echo Park school playground to get a free makeover

More than 1,000 volunteers from across Los Angeles are scheduled to descend on Rosemont Avenue School next month for a one-day clean up and makeover of its playground, parking lot and school garden. The clean up of the Echo Park elementary school organized by the nonprofit ... Read More »