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Daily Archives: January 14, 2011

These mushrooms are for lounging, not eating

Martha Benedict of Montecito Heights discovered an unexpected combination of  mushrooms and  lawn ornaments in her back yard: “Recent heavy rains and cool conditions have promoted a comfortable environment for fungi and recumbent garden ornaments.” Photo by Martha Benedict Read More »

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

Get your gloves and rakes ready to help out at numerous community clean-ups this weekend, some of them linked to Martin Luther King Day of Service events. You can help plant fruit trees in Silver Lake, remake an Echo Park school playground or do some tidying ... Read More »

A keyless car won’t keep Echo Park thieves away

An Echo Park woman named Liz who lives on Quintero Street reports that thieves were able to get inside her locked Toyota Prius with a  keyless  early Wednesday at about 1:45 a.m.  However, the thieves, who made off with an Ipod Nano, were not entirely successful, ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog: A keyless car won’t keep Echo Park thieves away. Eastside 911 Silver Lake garden needs volunteers to get dirty this weekend. Save the Date Read More »