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Daily Archives: December 27, 2012

Snowman down

Photo by Christine Peters Today’s windy weather took a toll on the tumbleweed holiday decorations in Elysian Park.  They don’t call them tumbleweeds for nothing. Read More »

Eagle Rock shop appeals to sandwich lovers of all persuasions

The vegetarian-friendly Hott Hippie at Dave’s Chillin-N-Grillin. Photo by Valentina Silva By Valentina Silva Order one thing to pig out on and one (relatively) sensible thing, then split both. That’s the way my husband and I usually navigate menus. This best-of-both world’s tactic works well at ... Read More »

Echo Park crash blocks Sunset Boulevard

Crash at Sunset and Rosemont, Echo Park. Photo by Kevin Kuzma. A crash involving a car and pick up truck this afternoon temporarily blocked some traffic lanes on Sunset Boulevard  near Rosemont Street.   The crash at about 1 p.m. left a light-colored sedan on the sidewalk ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Echo Park crash blocks Sunset Boulevard. Eastside 911 Found: Dog with red leash at Silver Lake Meadow. Lost & Found Showcase your art. Bulletin Board Read More »

Found: Dog with red leash at Silver Lake Meadow

Submitted by A. D’Amore This little doggie needs help finding her owner. I found her yesterday running around near the Silver Lake Meadow dragging her red leash behind her. No tag. No chip. She’s at the North Central Animal Shelter now. Click on link below for ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Showcase Your Art!

Submitted by Taza Cafe Taza Cafe of Echo Park is looking for local artists who are interested in showcasing their works of art in the cafe display window. We plan to feature a new artist every month. We look forward to promoting the arts and local ... Read More »

Police warn Silver Lake residents of purse snatcher


Police are warning Silver Lake residents to pay extra attention to their surroundings after a woman had her purse snatched on Saturday afternoon by a man who jumped out of the bushes on Silver Lake Boulevard near Rockford Road. No other purse snatchings have been reported ... Read More »

Let the holiday house cleaning begin!

That did not take long.   Only two days after Christmas, the blue-flocked tree pictured above was tossed out among a row of oleander bushes on Scott Avenue in Echo Park.  Was the trash can already filled with torn gift wrap and uneaten fruit cake?   The city ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Los Feliz & Silver Lake

Bike at Mariachi Plaza, Boyle Heights | Photo by Mary-Austin Klein/Flickr The architecture and history of Silver Lake’s Micheltorena Street. Curbed L.A. City’s Cultural Heritage Commission approved landmark status for the “Home of Your Dreams” and two other Los Feliz properties. Los Feliz Ledger Veterans feud ... Read More »