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Daily Archives: January 21, 2011

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

The spotlight will shine this weekend on poets and writers,  with Steve Abee reading from his “visionary goof truth novel ‘Johnny Future'” in Echo Park on Saturday night and a panel of poets, including Luis J. Rodriguez, gathering Sunday afternoon in Highland Park.  Other events this ... Read More »

One dead in Atwater industrial accident

One person was  killed and two others were left in critical condition this morning in connection with an  industrial accident in an Atwater Village storage tank, according to media reports. L.A. Now reports that the victims were overcome by fumes near 4501 W. Colorado Blvd. in ... Read More »

Fire damages Echo Park house *

Firefighters took about 20 minutes to put out a house fire in Echo Park this morning at 1324 Sutherland St., according to LAFD. No one was injured in the fire, which was covered live by a few TV news helicopters, that broke out before 7 a.m. Fox ... Read More »

I Brake for Craftsman Houses

A slow moving, 99-year-old, 100-ton Craftsman apartment house took about 30 minutes to travel three blocks early this morning to a new – albeit temporary – home in Echo Park. The two-story structure, the only building that was not knocked down to make way for a retirement apartment complex at the corner of Glendale Boulevard ... Read More »