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Daily Archives: April 25, 2012

Bulletin Board: Section of L.A. River bike path to be closed on May 6

Submitted by Scott Levin Los Angeles City Councilmember Tom LaBonge will host a 5K Fun Run on Sunday, May 6 in celebration of the Los Angeles River. The route will take runners (and walkers!) along the banks of the river  in celebration of its beauty. Cyclists should note the closure of the Los Angeles River bike path from 4 AM until 11:00 ... Read More »

Time for A Change: Underwear advice from Echo Park past

In conducting research on the Washington Heights tract of Echo Park,  Rory Mitchell came across  a resident named Harry Ellington Brook, an Englishman and writer who lived  more than a century ago in a Victorian-style home on Elsinore Street near Alvarado Street.  Brook wrote what was ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Echo Park Art Walk seeking artists and venues. Bulletin Board Police searching for suspect following morning assault in Silver Lake. Patch Council District 13 and LAPD officials scheduled to attend community meeting over the future ... Read More »

Delays ahead for Glassell Park & Highland Park drivers

A pair of water and sewer projects will leave motorists on the eastern and western ends of York Boulevard  in Glassell Park and Highland Park facing delays and lane closures for at least two months.  In Glassell Park, preliminary work began this week on the replacement ... Read More »

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

Victorian Charmer, Historic Filipinotown | Photo by David Kimbrough/Flickr Silver Lake pushes back on Sunset Junction Development. The Eastsider Pedestrian killed on East L.A. freeway after being struck by multiple vehicles. ABC7 DWP plans on raising water and electric rates over the next two years. Daily ... Read More »