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Daily Archives: March 19, 2011

The art of Echo Park & Sunset

Deborah Jansen spent this afternoon in the parking lot of the Echo Park Walgreens finishing up an oil painting inspired by the sights and colors of Echo Park Avenue and Sunset Boulevard. Jansen, a textile designer taking painting classes at Barnsdall Art Park, said passersby had ... Read More »

Attempted robbery reported at Echo Park bank *

Police were investigating a report of an  attempted robbery at the Bank of America branch in Echo Park this afternoon.  Officer Bishop with the LAPD Rampart Division said he had no further details about the attempted robbery that took place at about 1 p.m. at the ... Read More »

What’s with all the helicopters over Echo Park?

It’s not crime related, said an official with the LAPD’s Air Support Division.  He said the choppers that have been  hovering late this morning over the eastern portion of the neighborhood near Elysian Park are with TV channels 5 and 11 as they prepare for coverage ... Read More »

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park, El Sereno & Hermon

York Boulevard, Highland Park | Photo by Ryan Schude/Flickr Dance returns to El Sereno.  Our Town Echo Park runners prepare for the marathon.  Patch L.A. International Charter High in Hermon now taking applications for fall enrollment. LAIH Atwater Village to get in shape with new gym. ... Read More »