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Daily Archives: January 25, 2013

A quick spin through Echo Park film history

One of the landmarks of the silent film studios that once lined Glendale Boulevard in Echo Park was Mack Sennett’s Cyclorama, a towering drum of spinning scenery that served as  a backdrop for some of Sennett’s films.  The Cyclorama and most of the other signs of  ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Elysian Valley & Silver Lake


Retaining Wall, Echo Park | Photo by Atwater Village Newbie/Flickr Neighborhood councils gain clout at City Hall.  Daily News Silver Lake athlete and stolen kayak reunited. Patch Boyle Heights Neighborhood Council votes in favor of  replacing Wyrnverwood Apartments with new 4,400-apartment and condo project.  Boyle Heights ... Read More »