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Daily Archives: September 6, 2011

Police on scene in Elysian Heights*

Elysian Heights residents report hearing multiple guns shots or blasts near Echo Park Avenue and Baxter Street tonight. The blasts might be in connection with the serving of search warrants, according to early reports that could not be confirmed. Police have sealed off a portion of ... Read More »

Found: Black pitbull mix in Silver Lake

Denise Jacinto is looking for the owner of this pitbull mix: We found this friendly medium-sized black male pitbull mix on the corner of Scott Ave. and McCollum St. near Mayberry St. Elementary School. He has a collar but no tags. He couldn’t have been on ... Read More »

School work circa 1963

Teacher Richard Powels, who acts as the unofficial historian of Clifford Street School in Echo Park, came across the above 1963 photo of  students taking an active role in campus beautification.  The current generation of students and staff across many L.A. Unified campuses will return to ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Open Discussion: New school year brings new hope for East L.A. schools. Eastsider Forums Read More »

Sorry, Silver Lake, no Whole Foods for you

Silver Lake residents will have to move to either Tucson, Arizona or Kailua, Hawaii if they want to live near a new Whole Foods market. The supermarket chain today denied reports that it will be opening a Silver Lake area store in the  former Circuit City ... Read More »

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

View across Lincoln Heights | Photo by Roy Randall/Flickr New mystery novel character makes Cypress Park her home. L.A. Observed 9/11 memorial service planned near Dodger Stadium. Echo Park Now Silver Lake architect and Los Feliz school volunteer team up to create edible school gardens. Los ... Read More »