Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Daily Archives: February 21, 2012

Car crashes into Echo Park pizza parlor

One woman was injured early this evening after a car crashed into the dining room of Pizza Buona restaurant in Echo Park. The woman, who was standing outside the longtime pizzeria at  Sunset Boulevard and Alvarado Street, was dragged about 20 feet through the empty dining ... Read More »

Echo Park Bohemians: The early years

Bookseller Jake Zeitlin settled in the Elysian Heights section of Echo Park during the late 1920s and became part of a community of progressive writers and artists who found seclusion and a cheap place to live in the hills.  Zeitlin, who lived in Echo Park for ... Read More »

Who needs a U-Haul when you got a bike?

When it comes time to moving, many people rent a U-haul or seek out friends with pick-up trucks. But this weekend, a former Highland Park resident moving to Echo Park transported all his household belongings on bikes, reports Josef Bray-Ali, owner of the Flying Pigeon Bike ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Silver Lake school holds meeting over sharing campus with charter. School Yard Read More »