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Daily Archives: September 26, 2011

A salsa named “Buster” wins Atwater contest

A software programmer from Angeleno Heights emerged as the winner of  the annual Atwater Farmers’ Market Salsa Dip Contest.  Ben Callaway’s mild but flavorful salsa took first place on Sunday after judges sampled seventeen entries. “I just threw a bunch of ingredients together and hoped for ... Read More »

Lost: Silver Lake Maltese named Saks

Submitted by Anthony M: Hello my girlfriend and I are in need of some help.  Yesterday we lost a very precious dog named Saks.  My girlfriend ran the LA Triathlon yesterday and we left at about 6:15am she did amazing even placed in her division.  What ... Read More »

Echo Park Lake exposed

Photos by Darrell Kunitomi A coyote was not the only visitor roaming around Echo Park Lake on Sunday. After a van apparently knocked down a portion of the fence circling the park,  Darrell Kunitomi of Echo Park took a walk inside to get close up photos ... Read More »

Solano Canyon school clean up goes underground

It maybe dirty and stinky, but a pedestrian tunnel underneath the 110 Freeway serves as an important pathway for kids attending Solano Avenue Elementary. The freeway divides Solano Canyon in half, with students who live to the east of the freeway having to walk through the ... Read More »

Sitting ducks: An update on Echo Park Lake wildlife

Reports on Sunday morning of dead ducks, fish and a coyote stalking stranded geese in now nearly empty Echo Park Lake  were followed up by sightings of the coyote on the lake’s island, which once served as an unofficial bird sanctuary.  Perry Daniel, who lives by ... Read More »