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Daily Archives: June 8, 2012

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Lila Downs to kick of new season at The Luckman. Eastsider on the Go Elysian Heights Elementary needs help for school garden makeover. School Yard Silver Lake school hosts “Salsa Under The Stars.” School Yard ... Read More »

Lila Downs to kick off upcoming season at The Luckman

The year is not half over but The Luckman Fine Arts Complex today announced its upcoming 2012-2013 season, which begins with a Sept. 22 concert featuring Mexican singer and composer Lila Downs. The line up for the 19th season reflects the Luckman’s goal to present “genre-bending ... Read More »

Elysian Heights Elementary needs help for school garden makeover

The Elysian Heights Elementary Garden Club is seeking volunteers to help on Saturday, June 16 to give the school’s garden an “extreme makeover” and  make it a better learning environment for students. Working with Enrich LA school garden program, Elysian Heights garden volunteers will clear away ... Read More »

Silver Lake school hosts “Salsa Under The Stars”

The students of St. Teresa of Avila School will show what they have learned during their dance classes during Saturday night’s 2nd Annual Salsa Under the Stars event at the Silver Lake Catholic school. Principal Christina Fernandez-Caso provides more details: The event will take place on ... Read More »

Death on a Boyle Heights street corner*

An Eastsider reader was about to pump gas at the 76 Station at the corner of Fourth Street and Boyle Avenue in Boyle Heights Thursday afternoon when he thought he heard something in the background as trucks and cars rushed by. Then he noticed that other ... Read More »

Dodger Stadium beating suspects ordered to stand trial

A Superior Court judge today ordered two men to stand trial in connection with the brutal beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow in the Dodger Stadium parking lot following last year’s season opener, reports L.A. Now. The decision came after a six-day long preliminary hearing. Read More »

What’s behind this Echo Park development?

Is it a retaining wall disguised as bleacher seating for a backyard stadium? It’s hard to tell what that wedge is supposed to be from the renderings that accompany the LoopNet sales listing for an empty lot on Echo Park Avenue near Scott Avenue.  The listing ... Read More »