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Daily Archives: March 25, 2013

Wizard of Oz works its magic on Heritage Square

By Brenda Rees “Our attendance has been off the charts and we are thrilled,” says Heritage Square Museum executive John Kearns of the “Visions of Oz” exhibit that closes this week at the  Montecito Heights museum. Held in the 1876 Perry Mansion, the multi-media exhibit showcases ... Read More »

Echo Park Lake goes green

Photo by Jeremy C. Simon The arrival of spring not only finds plants and trees blooming but also apparently algae across Echo Park Lake. Jeremy C. Simon of Echo Park snapped the photo Sunday morning as a large section of the north side of the lake, ... Read More »

Garden makeover underway at Highland Park preschool

Photos by Martha Benedict The grounds of La Casita Verde, a Highland Park preschool housed in the historic Ziegler Estate near the Southwest Museum Goldline Station, have been transformed during the past year. As funds become available, teams  of volunteers guided by landscape designer Katharine Parra ... Read More »

News & Notes From Eagle Rock, El Sereno & Silver Lake

Succulents in Bloom, Silver Lake | Photo by Mary-Austin Klein/Flickr More than 1,000 DWP customers in El Sereno lose service after SUV hits power pole. NBC Motorist injured after car overturns on the 2 and 5 freeway interchange near Silver Lake. Patch/City News Eagle Rock honors ... Read More »