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Daily Archives: January 19, 2012

Dodger Stadium prepares for motorcycles and mud

A 50% chance of showers are forecast in time for Saturday’s AMA Supercross at Dodger Stadium, where tractors (pictured above) are busy this week spreading and shaping truckloads of dirt into a motorcycle course.  The dirt – 550 truckloads were spread across the field for last ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Occidental College seeking local voices for college chorus. Bulletin Board Villaraigosa Deputy Mayor Matt Szabo emerges as a possible candidate to replace Councilman Eric Garcetti. L.A. Now Read More »

Storefront Report: More change in store for a Silver Lake corner

The once low-key strip of storefronts at the northeast corner of Sunset Boulevard and Micheltorena Street has in recent years attracted some upscale tenants, including Lark Bakery, The Hive Salon and Stark waxing studio.  Now, the one-story  building across from the Micheltorena Elementary playground is preparing ... Read More »

Proof Bakery serves up savory as well as sweet treats

By Valentina Silva I’ve heard great things about Proof Bakery but never the pleasure, so when a friend suggested lunch there, I said “Oooh! Sure.” I don’t get to see Atwater Village on weekdays or by sunlight too often, but since I started working from home ... Read More »

What’s new with our sponsors

Sales & Specials Sumi’s: 40 – 50% off select jewelry including ox-fringe necklace (pictured), rings and scroll necklaces. Feeding Birds Boutique: 1o% off all kid’s clothing January 19th – 22nd. Meowdy: 20% off on all winter jackets, sweaters and dresses, new & vintage. New Merchandise &  ... Read More »

Will cars or buildings be parked around Dodger Stadium?

The L.A. Times follows up on last year’s story about the fate of  the parking lots surrounding Dodger Stadium.  The parking lots, which cover much of the 350-acre ballpark property, are owned by team owner Frank McCourt and are not involved in the team’s bankruptcy court ... Read More »