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Daily Archives: August 8, 2011

Lost: Mia, a three-footed Chihuahua mix*

A person named Brad is trying to find his three-footed dog that has gone missing near Fair Oak View Terrace and Oak Glen Place in Silver Lake. Here are the details: Blk/Wht Chihuahua Terrier mix 3-footed Female named Mia 7 years old *Update: Mia has been ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Lost: Mia, a three-footed Chihuahua mix. Eastsider Forums Victim’s fund set up for Silver Lake restaurant worker left in critical condition during Sunday morning shooting. The Eastsider The Asian Pacific Island Small Business Program in ... Read More »

Remembering a Chicano artist named Magú

His real name was Gilbert Lujan, a pioneering Chicano artist and muralist from East L.A. who was among the first Chicano artists to be exhibited at the L.A. County Museum of Art in a 1974 show titled “Los Four.”  Lujan died last month at age 70 ... Read More »

Urban night owl discovers new Echo Park nightspot

The evenings have recently attracted a new neighbor and sound to those living near Scott Avenue and Laveta Terrace in Echo Park. “There’s a screeching owl that [has come] to the corner of Scott and Laveta every night for the past week and a half,” said ... Read More »

A month of cabaret, silent film, burlesque & more at HM157

This folks at HM157 In Lincoln Heights are certainly not taking a summer vacation in August. In addition to musical acts, the performance and events space will host silent film screenings, burlesque acts and a cabaret act  as part of HM157’s updated version of the classic ... Read More »

Cypress Park alley fire victim identified as homeless man

The  body that was found burned late last month in a Cypress Park alley has been identified as 65-year-old Ralph Jimenez.  Jimenez’ body was found on July 29 near Figueroa Street and Avenue 28 after firefighters extinguished an early morning trash fire. Jimenez was homeless “but ... Read More »

News & Notes from Echo Park, Highland Park & Silver Lake

Shrub sculpture, Highland Park | Photo by Susan C. Weber/Flickr Police end barricade incident in Silver Lake. The Eastsider Average Dodger home game attendance down by nearly 8,000. L.A. Times Echo Park residents produces Altadena folk music festival. Patch A week in Highland Park crime. Patch ... Read More »