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Daily Archives: May 3, 2012

Montecito Heights watching out for baby owl

Montecito Heights residents are being asked to keep a close eye on a baby Great Horned Owl and protect it from harassment. The owl, estimated to be between eight to 10 weeks old, has been living in the trees near Griffin Avenue near Montecito Drive, where ... Read More »

Cycling apparel firm opens Glassell Park shop

Swrve,  the downtown cycling apparel design firm that moved to Glassell Park last year, has opened a storefront on Verdugo Boulevard. The shop, which is called Velo Love, carries urban bike apparel by Swrve and other designers, books and accessories designed to appeal to the urban ... Read More »

The rewards of turning in an Echo Park tagger

The City Council’s Public Safety Committee has approved a $1,000 reward to the person who reported a tagger at work on Oct. 15 at Scott Avenue near Mohawk Street, where large retaining walls are frequently covered with tagging and gang graffiti.  The City Council file reads: ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Highland Park & Silver Lake

Sunset Triangle Bike Rack, Silver Lake | Photo by Madhouse Muse/Flickr Boyle Heights school uses drumming to improve reading skills. Neon Tommy City Council bans skateboard “bombing.”  Daily News CicLAvia plans to ride deeper into Boyle Heights.  Streetsblog Silver Lake author launches an online  book review ... Read More »