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Daily Archives: March 15, 2011

80 tickets and counting for Echo Park left-turn violaters

The Eastsider published a post last week about the many motorists getting pulled over and ticketed for making illegal left turns at Berkeley Avenue and Glendale Boulevard in Echo Park. How many tickets have been issued so far? The answer: eighty citations in three weeks, reports ... Read More »

Save the Date: A new look at the Symbionese Liberation Army

A new exhibit on the Symbionese Liberation Army, the 1970s radical group responsible for kidnapping newspaper heiress Patty Hearst, opens Wednesday night in Highland Park. The SLA show at the former Highland Park police station on York Boulevard features photos and artifacts related to the LAPD ... Read More »

5 p.m. is tee time for Elysian Park disc golf players

It’s late Monday afternoon shortly before 5 p.m. and the members of the Chavez Ridge Disc Golf Club have once again gathered in Elysian Park to play another round of their favorite sport. They unpack cases packed with neon-colored assortments of discs (don’t call them Frisbees, ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock & Echo Park

Harmony Terrace, Silver Lake | Photo by Meltwater/Flickr Echo Park parents pull an all nighter at school district officers. The Eastsider Dodgers Stadium hosts “drive-through” relief effort today to support Japanese quake and tsunami victims. MLB Police arrest robbery suspects after 40-minute chase ends in Boyle ... Read More »