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Daily Archives: October 11, 2012

Lost: Silver Lake dog goes missing after thunderstorm*

Submitted by W. Arrington Our small dog freaked out during the thunderstorm this afternoon and escaped from the yard. She was last seen in Silver Lake at Murray Dr and Hamilton Way, very close to Micheltorena School. She is extremely friendly, and we are worried sick ... Read More »

Schools prepare to play up or down play new API scores*

State education officials today released  the results of the most recent Academic Performance Index, the most widely watched albeit criticized measure of  academic performances at schools across California.  For the first time, a majority of schools, 53%, scored above the statewide target of 800, according to ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Lost: Echo Park kitten.  Lost & Found A candidates forum will be held tonight for those running in the Boyle Heights Neighborhood Council election this weekend. Read More »

Lost: Echo Park kitten

Submitted by E. Ater I was rescuing a kitten born to a feral female cat. I had successfully trapped him and he was hanging out in a carrier outside of my house until he could be treated for fleas. Well, the little guy managed to escape. ... Read More »

El Sereno residents play name games over new parkland*

It took about 30 years to negotiate a deal and raise the money to transform a piece of unused Caltrans property into El Sereno parkland.   But apparently coming up with a name for this new space has also proven challenging.  Later today, El Sereno residents ... Read More »

News & Notes From Eagle Rock, El Sereno & Historic Filipinotown

Eagle Rock Sunset (composite of five images) | Photo by Matt Hartman Tagger declared brain dead after falling from Historic Filipinotown building. The Eastsider Councilman Garcetti of Silver Lake maintains his fundraising lead in race for mayor. L.A. Times Musical duo sing the praises of Eagle ... Read More »