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Daily Archives: November 12, 2011

Echo Park tree topples on a Toyota

Photos by Orrin Anderson City crews spent much of this morning cutting away a towering pine tree on Effie Street in Echo Park that came crashing down last night on a car parked across the street.  Orrin Anderson snapped a few photos and provided some details ... Read More »

Three in critical condition after Cypress Park drive-by*

Three men standing on a Cypress Park street near Mount Washington were injured Friday night after the occupants of a passing SUV fired multiple shots at the victims.  The  shooting took place at about 9 p.m. in the 3800 block of Glenalbyn Drive, a narrow, winding ... Read More »

Silver Lake burglar attempts bathroom break-in

A Silver Lake resident who lives on Glendale Boulevard near Deane Street was at home last night when a burglar attempted to break in through a bathroom window. Here are the details: I‘d love to alert the neighborhood and readers about the incident.  The guy attempted ... Read More »

Lights are back back on at Highland Park theater sign

Photo by Martha Benedict A crowd gathered last May on Figueroa Street in Highland Park to celebrate the relighting of the 1924 Highland Theatre sign. But the sign’s 502 white and green bulbs did not stay on for long after wiring problems put the sign back ... Read More »

News & Notes from East L.A., Echo Park & Silver Lake

Yellow Car, Elysian Park | Photo by Jeremiah Shuff/Flickr A Silver Lake triplex’s Steve McQueen connection.  Curbed L.A. Bookstore opens becomes East L.A. literary haven. Mis Nieghbors 1897 Echo Park Victorian welcomes a 495-square-foot contemporary addition. L.A. at Home Happening Today: Northeast L.A. Veterans Day observance; ... Read More »