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Daily Archives: November 27, 2012

Full moon view from Eagle Rock*

Photos by Matt Hartman Tonight’s full moon is the smallest of the year.  Despite its relatively small size, Matt Hartman of Eagle Rock was able to capture some impressive images using an Olympus Digital Pen E-PM1 camera equipped with his father’s Swift spotting scope and a ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Morning shooting leaves one man dead in Cypress Park. Patch Fundraiser to support library and literacy at Elysian Heights school. School Yard Read More »

Police searching for gunman in Atwater*

Police have closed off some streets near Fletcher Drive and LaClede Avenue in Atwater Village this afternoon as they search for a man armed with a gun. An officer at the scene said no shooting had taken place but could not provide any further details about ... Read More »

Sunset Junction development moving along

Renderings courtesy Frost/Chaddock A preliminary report exploring the impact of constructing a trio of apartment buildings in the Sunset Junction area of Silver Lake is expected to be presented to the public early next year, according to the developer. Matt Levy with developer Frost/Chaddock is scheduled ... Read More »

Councilman Huizar endorses Greuel for Mayor

Councilman Jose Huizar has endorsed controller Wendy Greuel for  mayor over fellow councilman Eric Garcetti.  Huizar, whose 14th council district stretches from  Eagle Rock and Highland Park to Boyle Heights and El Sereno, was part of a list of Latino leaders who have come out for ... Read More »

Why is Sunset Boulevard in such a dark mood?

Shades of black and gray spreading along Sunset. After used and vintage clothing retailer Crossroads Trading Co.  opened a store at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Virgil Avenue earlier this year, the formerly buff-colored shopping center was suddenly covered in shades of battleship gray and ... Read More »

News & Notes from Echo Park & Highland Park

Sunflowers On The Train, Highland Park | Photo by Susan C. Weber/Flickr San Francisco officials seeking $1.2 million from Dodgers to cover Bryan Stow’s unpaid hospital bills. CBS Victim Isn’t Talking: Police seek information about the shooting of a suspected Highland Park gang member. Patch The ... Read More »