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Daily Archives: March 6, 2013

Ballot Box: How much was your vote worth? Prices vary

The $3 million spent on Tuesday’s Council District 1 and Council District 13 elections  did not exactly trigger a flood of voting. In the Council District 1 race, former State Senator Gil Cedillo took first place with 6,113 votes, according to the unofficial tally from the ... Read More »

Echo Park Lake gets doubled dammed

Echo Park Lake’s new dam pictured in February. Somewhere under Bellevue and Echo Park avenues lies the remains of an old dam that was built in the late 19th Century to create Reservoir No. 4, what we know today as Echo Park Lake.  But as part ... Read More »

News & Notes From East L.A. & Northeast L.A.

Echo Park Crosswalk | Photo by Stephen Roullier/Flickr 45th anniversary of East L.A. student walkouts remembered.  My East L.A./Facebook Man creating a buzz over plans to open a Northeast L.A. bee education center.  Boulevard Sentinnel Happening Today L.A. 32 (El Sereno) Neighborhood Council meeting Silver Lake ... Read More »