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Daily Archives: January 24, 2011

The earth moves at Dodger Stadium

Many motocross fans might have been wowed by this past weekend’s Monster Energy Supercross at Dodger Stadium. But perhaps equally impressive as a stadium of roaring of motorcycles were the roaring trucks and earth movers that spread dirt across the playing field. The L.A. Times video ... Read More »

A new carnitas experience at Metro Balderas

By Valentia Silva Metro Balderas only serves carnitas on the weekends, but the Highland Park restaurant makes up for that by serving 8 different kinds. The most common type of pork carnitas served in Los Angeles is maciza, braised pork butt (actually cut from the shoulder). ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond New York boutique to take a winter break in Echo Park. Shopper & Diner Read More »

New York boutique takes a winter break in Echo Park

The Echo Park Independent Co-op, a boutique featuring apparel and accessories created by up-and-coming designers and artists, will serve as a temporary home for a like-minded New York store called Convent. The store from Manhattan’s Lower East Side store will display items for men and women ... Read More »

Update on Echo Park house fire

A Friday morning Echo Park house fire was blamed on “smoking materials” that had been”carelessly discarded”  and ignited furniture on a patio, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department blog.  A preliminary investigation found that that the home at 1324 Sutherland St. was not equipped with ... Read More »