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Daily Archives: August 1, 2011

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Key witness in Dodger Stadium beating dies from allergic reaction. L.A. Now (h/t L.A. Observed) Dork Burger, anyone? Echo Park’s Mohawk Bend to finally open today. Shopper & Diner Read More »

The legacy of the Arroyo Guild lives on in Garvanza

The L.A. Times on Sunday took a look back at when the Garvanza section of Highland Park served as a hub of  the local arts and craftsman movement. At the center of this artistic activity was British painter and teacher William Lees Judson, who in 1893 ... Read More »

Echo Park Lake prepares to go down the drain yet again

Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer 1984 Echo Park Lake clean up photos courtesy Gloria Sohacki The closure of Echo Park Lake for an upcoming $65 million clean up is far from the first time the lake’s waters have been drained for much needed maintenance. The ... Read More »