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Daily Archives: May 15, 2012

The Great Wall of Echo Park Lake

Imagine what an Echo Park tagger could do with a nearly 10-foot high, mile long wall. Unfortunately, for taggers and street artists, most of the new wall pictured above will eventually be underwater.  The giant, curving retaining wall of concrete now under construction is part of ... Read More »

York Boulevard makes room for another Highland Park cafe

By Valentina Silva The speed at which York Boulevard’s food scene is developing has hit break-neck status recently. There’s that new French place Ba, a little place called Fusion Burgers has quietly opened across the street from Maximiliano, and now there seems to be enough room ... Read More »

Animal remains found near Elysian Park walking trail

The body of a large pig and a raccoon were found this morning near the entrance of a popular Elysian Park walking trail where several other animal bodies have been dumped in recent years. Police who arrived on the scene  shortly after 8 a.m. said the ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, El Sereno & Mt. Washington

Cafe Chairs, Echo Park | Photo by © 2012 Ofstead Photography/Flickr El Sereno man fatally shot in car while seated next to wife and daughter. CBS2 Eagle Rock “crowbar attacker” charged with attempted murder. Patch Occidental College alumni start petition in support of football coach fired ... Read More »