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Daily Archives: December 24, 2010

Echo Park tamale makers working overtime

The Mejia family has spent the past week working 15 hours a day wrapping. Not gifts. Tamales.  The Mejia’s Tamales Alberto will have cooked up an estimated 20,000 tamales in the last eight days to meet holiday demand, said Jorge Mejia, whose father, Alberto, opened the ... Read More »

Dashing across the Eastside for last-minute gifts

Still haven’t finished your Christmas shopping? Don’t panic. It may be Christmas Eve but there are plenty of neighborhood merchant and stores – from Silver Lake and Echo Park to El Sereno and East Los Angeles – that will be open day, giving you enough time ... Read More »