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Daily Archives: February 25, 2011

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond. Burglars clean out Silver Lake house as resident showers. Eastside 911 Angeleno Heights couple learns that car thieves target all makes and models. Eastside 911 Read More »

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

The members of the Paco Peña flamenco dance company stomp, strut and twirl  their way across the stage as they put a modern spin on the age-old Spanish dance form during a  Saturday night performance at the Luckman Center at Cal State L.A.  Tonight, in Echo ... Read More »

Car thieves strike all makes and models

Cars and trucks don’t have to be new or expensive to attract the attention of thieves. That’s what an Angeleno Heights man named Thomas and girlfriend learned Thursday morning.  Thomas, who wants to warn neighbors of the theft, provides  details of the crime: “My girlfriend’s relatively ... Read More »

Vegan-only cuisine stages a comeback in Echo Park

KindKreme, a vegan ice cream and dessert shop, opened its Echo Park outlet today in the former space once occupied by the raw vegan restaurant Mooi, which closed late last year after only a few months. Today’s cold and rain was not ideal for frosty desserts. ... Read More »

Eastside Mix: Finish February on a musical note

Sebadoh performs tonight at the Echoplex, Echo Park By Alfred Montez Although February is the shortest month of the year there’s no reason why we shouldn’t celebrate getting through it by going out this weekend and cutting loose to some good live music. So here are ... Read More »

Echo Park Book Club leaves a mark on its members

It seems that nearly every person in Echo Park sports at least one tattoo, tributes to  lovers, bands, gangs or the legacy of one too many drinks.  But how do you explain what motivated an Echo Park man to have the words “Echo Park Book Club” ... Read More »