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Daily Archives: August 7, 2011

Police end barricade incident in Silver Lake

A two-block section of Maltman Avenue in Silver Lake was sealed off for nearly four hours late this afternoon after police tried to coax an emotionally distressed man, who was believed to have been armed, out of his apartment.  The incident on Maltman Avenue  between Bellevue ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond. More police activity in Silver Lake tonight. Eastside 911 Atwater Village restaurant owner celebrates son’s birthday today with free Indian buffet lunch. LAist Found: Scared Echo Park pit bull. Eastsider Forums Read More »

Found: Scared Echo Park pit bull

An Echo Park woman named Beth and a friend have tried without success to find the owner of a male pit bull that turned up late last week near Elysian Park Drive and Montana Street, near Memorial Grove.  Here are the details: We’ve been trying to ... Read More »

Dear Eastsider: Who will care for a wounded bird?

Patrick Valliancourt needs help caring for an injured bird he found this morning in Elysian Park: I was walking in Elysian Park this morning and found an injured bird scuffling across the dirt. I managed to scoot the bird onto a palm branch and walked him ... Read More »

One man critcally injured in Silver Lake shooting *

An Silver Lake restaurant worker who was dropping off fellow employees was left in critical condition today after being shot in the head early this morning while driving on Silver Lake Boulevard near Scott Place.  Lt. Rick Stabile  at the Northeast Division said the victim is ... Read More »

New Voices: Gardens that nurture growth and change

This spring found the 10th grade students in Mary Hayes’ English Language Skills class at Roosevelt High writing chapters for their version of Seedfolks, a novel that describes how a garden transforms lives and an inner-city neighborhood. Working with the 826LA literacy and tutoring center, the ... Read More »