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Daily Archives: January 10, 2011

Where will this Echo Park teddy bear end up next?

It was around Christmas Day when someone tossed out a giant stuffed bear near the corner of  Quintero and Macbeth streets in Echo Park. Since then, an Echo Park woman who lives nearby has noticed that someone has been moving the bear into different positions and ... Read More »

Police extinguish small Echo Park house fire

A pair of officers responding to a residential burglary alarm in Echo Park this afternoon found themselves faced with a  small fire instead of a crime in progress. Officer J. Padilla said he and his partner found the front door of a house in the 1800 ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond. Police officers extinguish small Echo Park house fire. Eastside 911 Affordable figure drawing class in Highland Park. Shopper & Diner Councilman Jose Huizar reviews the issues facing neighborhoods in Council District 14 as he faces ... Read More »

Affordable figure drawing classes in Highland Park

Avenue 50 Studio in Highland Park hosts one of the most affordable figure drawing workshops around –  a $12 donation covers a 3-hour session on Tuesday nights. Here are the details provided by Avenue 50  director Kathy Gallegos: Avenue 50 Studio hosts a figure drawing workshop ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, Echo Park & Montecito Heights

Elysian Park | Photo by Mary-Austin Klein Blacklisted screen writer Dalton Trumbo found a home and haven in Eagle Rock. Eagle Rock Patch A tour of the Echo Park’s “Den of Antiquities.”  Echo Park Patch Grammy nominated singer and Montecito Heights resident Ceci Bastida sings of ... Read More »