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Daily Archives: May 5, 2011

Stepping out after all these years

A sign from Echo Park’s commercial past emerged this week when painters working on the Crown Shoes store on Sunset Boulevard near Echo Park Avenue uncovered the remains of a vintage sign. The painters did not know how old the sign was but it looked like ... Read More »

Eastside Mix

Calexico & Mariachi Luz De Luna play the Echoplex tonight. By Alfred Montez Cinco de Mayo is here, along with Mother’s Day on Sunday and Fiesta Broadway all weekend long.  Let’s see what is out there this week to help the party along. Today on Cinco ... Read More »

Why Angeleno Heights is the place to be on trash day

On a recent Wednesday,  two visitors traveled to Angeleno Heights and spent several hours in total awe as they wandered  the streets lined with Victorian mansions and Craftsman-style homes. But the visitors  and their cameras were not focused on the historic houses. Instead, they came to ... Read More »