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Daily Archives: November 4, 2011

Turbulent skies over Elysian Heights*

Silver Lake blogger Diane Edwardson snapped images of dark clouds (top photo) skimming over the Semi Tropic Spiritualist Tract in Elysian Heights this morning ahead of this afternoon’s showers.  A few hours later, Martha Benedict of Montecito Heights captured an image (bottom photo) of Elysian Heights ... Read More »

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

Today’s showers are expected to give way to sunny and crisp weather on Saturday in time for several  events, including the eighth anniversary celebration of the Audubon Center at Debs Park, community cleans ups in  Echo Park and Hermon and a Victorian Circus and fundraiser at ... Read More »

This really was a clearance sale

There is not much left – except for fluorescent lights and a dingy floor –  following the Nov. 1 auction of all the merchandise and equipment that remained at the Echo Park Save A Lot store, which closed in March. Read More »

Echo Park road closure ahead

The good news for Echo Park drivers and Dash bus riders is that northbound Echo Park Avenue near Park Avenue will soon reopen. The bad news is that a section of Park Avenue will  soon be closed in both directions through the end of January for ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Police arrest suspected car thief in Silver Lake. Eastside 911 Echo Park organizes march in support of Occupy L.A. Patch Read More »

Police arrest suspected car thief in Silver Lake

Police apprehended a parolee in Silver Lake on Thursday night after he allegedly stole a Cadillac Escalade in North Hollywood. The man, 25-year-old Mike Calderon, was apprehended after a police helicopter hovered overhead for at least an hour and officers were seen running on foot across ... Read More »

How will the East L.A. Classic play in Pasadena?

As the Garfield and Roosevelt high school football teams prepare for tonight’s annual East L.A. Classic at East Los Angeles College, there is talk about moving one of the region’s most popular high school football matches to the Rose Bowl. EGP News reports that officials from ... Read More »

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

Green Taxi, Cypress Park | Photo by Ryan Schude/Flickr Hipsters and homeboys dramatized discussion explores changing Highland Park. Patch Silver Lake songsters looking for tenors. Los Feliz Today Echo Park art space thrives on Glendale Boulevard. Echo Park Now Happening Today: Frank & Sonia Romero art ... Read More »