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Daily Archives: October 9, 2012

Fire engulfs Echo Park office building*

Fire crews battled a large blaze tonight that broke out in a small office building next to the 101 Freeway in Echo Park. Flames and a thick column of dark smoke shot through the roof  of the commercial building at the corner of Belmont Avenue and ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Victims (and more) needed for Northeast L.A.earthquake drill.  Bulletin Board Councilmen LaBonge and Garcetti will host a grand opening ceremony for the completed Silver Lake Reservoirs Walking path along Tesla Avenue on Wednesday, Oct. 10 ... Read More »

New trees to take root at Echo Park Lake

Flatbed truck delivers palm trees to Echo Park Lake. Photo by Martin Cox One of the first batches of new trees to be planted at Echo Park Lake arrived last week as part of an $85-million project to rebuild the lake and portions of the surrounding ... Read More »