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Daily Archives: January 17, 2012

Fishing for firearms in Echo Park Lake

The draining of Echo Park Lake has not turned up any bodies but it has so far revealed a pair of guns, which are shown above in a photo displayed tonight during an update of the lake rehabilitation project.  It’s not clear how long the rusty ... Read More »

East L.A. freeway exit getting greened up

Caltrans crews have been working since last summer on landscaping the eastbound 60 Freeway on the border of East Los Angeles and Monterey Park near the Atlantic Boulevard entrance and exit ramps. It’s one of the busiest gateways into East Los Angeles, and resident C.J. Salgado, ... Read More »

Occupy Congress protestors to march through Echo Park

While Occupy movement protestors gather in Washington, D.C. today for an Occupy Congress protest, an Occupy Congress Solidarity March is scheduled to pass through Echo Park on Sunset Boulevard this afternoon as protestors head to the local office of Congressman Xavier Becerra district office Citibank building. ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, El Sereno & Highland Park

Traffic Passing Through Elysian Park | Photo by Eric Norris/Flickr A picture of Eagle Rock-Highland Park leadership circa 1970. Patch It’s a break out season for Occidental College basketball player Makenzie Brandon. Star News Monarch butterflies take wing at El Sereno’s Ascot Hills Park. The Voice ... Read More »