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Daily Archives: April 30, 2012

Cyclist and volunteer collide during L.A. River clean up

An Elysian Valley resident is calling for more to be done to reduce conflict and collisions between cyclists and pedestrians on the L.A. River bike path after a teenage girl was knocked down by a bike rider while she volunteered at Saturday’s annual Los Angeles River ... Read More »

Found: Silver Lake cat on Rowena

Submitted by J. De Wit Very friendly cat found on Rowena Ave in Silver Lake. She seems to be well taken care of, but has no collar/tag. Please call 323-439-3494 or email [email protected] Lost & Found is part of The Eastsider Forums, where Eastsider readers can ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Police respond to Echo Park bottle-throwing dispute. Eastside 911 Found: Silver Lake cat on Rowena. Lost & Found Read More »

Police respond to Echo Park bottle-throwing dispute

The LAPD deployed a helicopter and nine squad cars to a narrow Echo Park street this morning after a resident refused to comply with police orders to stop throwing bottles at a neighbor. Officers were planning to use a stun gun against the suspect on Morton ... Read More »

Highland Park soda pop store welcomes mob scene

Photos by Martha Benedict A horde of shoppers, many flashing $20 bills,  swarmed into Galco’s Soda Pop Stop on Sunday as the Highland Park retailer welcomed a “cash mob” of consumers dedicated to supporting independent businesses.  Sunday’s shoppers had pledged to spend a minimum of $20 ... Read More »

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

Trash Talk, Boyle Heights | Photo by smileforyadira/Flickr Dodger sale expected to closed today. L.A. Now State bill would make cities responsible for sidewalk repair. Daily News Wilson High graduates from the ’70s stick together in a cover band called Clean Slate.  Our Town Eagle Rock ... Read More »