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Daily Archives: August 25, 2011

Gushing over Echo Park

The water was flowing but the traffic was not in Echo Park late this afternoon after semi-truck clipped a fire hydrant at the corner of Glendale Boulevard and Allesandro Street. A police officer at the scene said there were no reports of injuries and witnesses reported ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Avoid Beverly Bl. & Vermont Ave: Streets clogged up as bomb squad checks out a suspicious object: a briefcase abandoned in the street.  “The bomb squad is responding to examine the item,” said Lt. Wes ... Read More »

Eagle Rock musician rocks to a global Spanish beat

Eagle Rock resident Jose Hernandez came to Los Angeles from Spain nearly a decade ago to study electric guitar and pursue his dream of a career in the music business. The guitarist and singer eventually joined and became the lead singer for Sonsoles, a “global musical” ... Read More »

Wanted: Four-footed mascot for Hermon high school

Poodles and chihuahuas need not apply.  Los Angeles International Charter High School, home of the Bulldogs, has put out the word that it is seeking a suitable canine mascot that is comfortable with screaming crowds and cheerleaders. Wendi Riser, author of the All Things Hermon newsletter, ... Read More »

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Echo Park Lake bird bath gets its first customer

One of Echo Park Lake’s domestic geese wasted no time to test the small amount of water that began flowing into one of the temporary ponds that will be created during the $64 million clean up and draining of Echo Park Lake.  The ponds will provide ... Read More »