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Daily Archives: August 11, 2012

Police investigate report of shots fired in Echo Park

Police closed off Echo Park Avenue near Echo Park Lake this afternoon after residents reported hearing multiple gunshots and seeing two vehicles speed away from the scene. Officers had taped off Echo Park Avenue at Park Avenue at about 4:30 p.m. as they began to investigate ... Read More »

Swanky Silver Lake chicken coop awaits tenants

If chickens appreciate mid-century style, they will love the sleek lines and angular shape of the newly built chicken coop at the Micheltorena School & Community Garden in Silver Lake. Kelly Erickson of Echo Park Now snapped the above photo this morning shortly before the first ... Read More »

Jack White joins the show at Mariachi Plaza

You don’t have to be a mariachi to perform at Mariachi Plaza. On Friday afternoon, the stage next to the Mariachi Plaza Metro Gold Line station in Boyle Heights hosted a brief but hard-charging performance by rock star Jack White, the former lead vocalist of the ... Read More »

Eastside Open House: A Weekend Guide to House Hunting

A one-bedroom Elysian Heights home priced under $300,000 and a four-bedroom Silver Lake property priced at $1.675 million reflect the extremes in size and price  of the Eastside homes open this weekend. In the mood to cool down? Several of the homes include pools, spas and ... Read More »

Two injured in Lincoln Heights taco stand shooting

A man and a boy were injured early this morning at a Lincoln Heights taco stand after they were hit by gunshots intended for someone else, police said. The victims, a 23-year-old male and 13-year-old male, were transported to a hospital for treatment after multiple shots ... Read More »