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Daily Archives: August 26, 2011

One child dead in Highland Park freeway accident

A child passenger was killed late this afternoon during a two-car collision on the 110 Arroyo Seco Parkway in Highland Park.  The vehicle in which the child was riding in burst into flames following the accident at about 5:30 p.m. on the southbound 110 Freeway north ... Read More »

A few tips for the first-time urban square dancer

With a square dance planned this Saturday at Heritage Square, The Eastsider asked members of  the string band Triple Chicken Foot, which will be performing at the Montecito Heights event,  for dance floor guidance. Banjo player Mike Heinle wrote up the following piece to help folks ... Read More »

Echo Park merchants take advantage of “Junction Malfunction”

After this weekend’s Sunset Junction festival was abruptly cancelled, Silver Lake merchants organized a last-minute No Function Junction featuring sidewalks sales, live-music and other events.  Now, Echo Park store owners along Sunset Boulevard are also getting into the act by holding Echo Park Rising, a weekend ... Read More »

Sunset Junction music refugees find new places to play

By Nicole Angileri Bands and their fans have scrambled to find new venues to perform following the cancellation of this weekend’s Sunset Junction Music Festival & Street Fair, which was denied permits after failing to pay city fees.  Many of the bands have found venues as ... Read More »

City to close part of sidewalk around Echo Park Lake

Concerns about pedestrian safety have prompted the upcoming closure of a nearly block-long section of  sidewalk along Glendale Boulevard  as part of the clean up and renovation of Echo Park Lake.  Many residents have voiced concern after the closures of the popular path surrounding the lake ... Read More »