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Daily Archives: January 18, 2013

Bulletin Board: Free Tax-Form Prep at Cal State L.A.

Submitted by Cal State L.A. Beginning on Saturday, Jan. 26, the Cal State L.A. VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program will offer free income-tax preparation services to low- to moderate-income individuals ($50,000 or less) who need help preparing and filing tax returns. Language assistance in Spanish, ... Read More »

Silver Lake resident sentenced to 77 years in prison


A Los Angeles Superior Court judge today sentenced Jose Beltran to 77 years to life in prison  for the 2011 killing of a pizza deliveryman on the streets of  Silver Lake, reports CBS2.  A jury last year found  Beltran, a Silver Lake resident, guilty of second ... Read More »

Searching for a concrete symbol of Echo Park

If you had to pick one symbol for Echo Park, what would it be? The  now defunct lotus blossoms of Echo Park Lake?  The silent film makers and stars who once acted out scenes on neighborhood streets?  A line of customers at a taco truck?  A ... Read More »