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Daily Archives: July 19, 2011

Echo Park Fresh & Easy talk is just talk – for now

There is talk among some Echo Park residents that Fresh & Easy, the British-owned grocery store chain, has agreed to open an outlet in the former Save A Lot space on Sunset Boulevard and Logan Street. But Fresh & Easy spokesman Brendan Wonnacott said the chain, ... Read More »

City Council approves new Northeast police station

The City Council today approved spending nearly$30 million to rebuild the LAPD Northeast Division station in Glassell Park. The existing 41,000-square-foot building on San Fernando Road is considered too small and antiquated. A few years back, station employees complained about “unpleasant odors” in the building that ... Read More »

Developer may honor Edendale silent film history

The Eastsider reported last week that the site of  Los Angeles’ first permanent movie studio on the border of Echo Park and Silver Lake had been sold to an unidentified buyer.  This week, the investment firm Mountain Real Estate Capital in partnership with developer Harridge Development ... Read More »

Eastside Crime Watch: Weekend review

The Eastsider is reviving its Eastside Crime Watch feature after the LAPD earlier this year teamed up with the Omega Group and its CrimeMapping unit to present updated crime reports online.  Eastside Crime Watch returns with a review of this weekend’s crimes. The most serious crimes ... Read More »