Sunday, October 23, 2016

Daily Archives: June 21, 2011

Watch out for giant snakes and photographers

A photographer and snake sculpture appear to  face off  in the playground of Marsh Street Park in Elysian Valley Silver Lake blogger Diane Edwardson, who took the above photo, noted that the park will be the site of a Wednesday night campfire and marshmallow roast, providing ... Read More »

A pesto bagel? I don’t think so

Earlier this month Echo Park Patch paid a visit to Brooklyn Bagel Bakery, the family-owned bakery that has operated on Beverly Boulevard in Historic Filipinotown since 1965. Richard Friedman, whose father, Seymour, opened the original store in the West Adams district, talked about how his company ... Read More »

Northeast police station may get a multimillion dollar makeover

The officers at the crowded LAPD Northeast Division station in Glassell Park have watched as their peers in the adjacent Rampart and Hollenbeck divisions have moved into spacious and modern quarters. While visitors enter the Hollenbeck station in Boyle Heights through a hotel-like lobby framed in ... Read More »