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Daily Archives: October 28, 2011

Silver Lake school hosts the Invanhoedown

Ivanhoe Elementary on Saturday, Oct. 29 will host its annual Ivanhoedown, the school’s annual Halloween festival and fundraiser. Ivanhoe parent Courtney Holtzclaw said it’s the Silver Lake school’s biggest event of the year: The Ivanhoedown is our biggest event of the year.  It is a fun ... Read More »

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

The weekend calendar is filled with all sorts of Halloween-related events, from a Victorian-era funeral staged during  The Halloween & Mourning Tours at Heritage Square to a costumed-dog pageant in Silver Lake.  If you don’t want to see doggies in drag,  other events include a chili ... Read More »

Caution: Witches crossing

The sidewalks of Glendale Boulevard in Atwater Village tonight were crowded with all manner of witches, Supermen and astronauts, who got a jump start on Halloween during the annual Trick or Treat on the Boolevard!  Kids lined up for candy being handed out at banks, beauty ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Locked garages don’t keep Silver Lake bike burglars away. Eastside 911 Los Feliz resident comes face to face with junior burglars. Eastside 911 Lost: Angeleno Heights hound named Cora. Eastsider Forums Traffic Alert:  Vermont Avenue ... Read More »

East L.A. corner market gets a heart-smart makeover

Yash La Casa Market was one of the typical corner stores of East Los Angeles that caters primarily to a Latino clientele. It was stocked heavily with sweet and salty snacks and packaged foods that were crammed into a shop plastered with posters for Budwesier, Tecate ... Read More »

Lost: Angeleno Heights hound named Cora

Submitted by Richard Cromelin: Missing Dog: Cora, a large (ca. 85 lb) hound (Tibetan maybe?), black with brown markings and beige underside, with a cyst on her right foot. wearing a light blue collar with city tags and owner ID. Last seen Saturday Oct. 22 at ... Read More »

A banner day for Eagle Rock

The Los Angeles City Council today is scheduled to vote on approving street banners celebrating Eagle Rock’s centennial this year (Echo Park banners, by the way, are also on the agenda).  With only about two months left in 2011, those  Eagle Rock banners better go up ... Read More »

Praise and pity for Silver Lake’s Neutra masterpiece

Richard Neutra’s VDL Research House in Silver Lake has drawn fans from the around the world to take a look at the former residence of the legendary modernist architect.  The house on Silver Lake Boulevard “exemplifies the dream of American Modernism” and is “one of the ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock & Northeast L.A.

Historic or Haunted? Montecito Heights | Photo by Martha Benedict Preliminary environmental impact report released for proposed 4,400-unit Wyvernwood project in Boyle Heights. EGP News Mystery Eagle Rock memorial takes shape on shopping mall fence. Patch Bus tours? New venues? New Second Saturday Gallery night director ... Read More »