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Daily Archives: April 8, 2013

Winds and dust fly across Elysian Valley

Photo by Diane Edwardson/Corralitas Red Car Property Today’s high winds are not only sending palm fronds and plastic bags flying. The gusts are also kicking up large clouds of dust at the former Taylor Yards rail yard in Cypress Park and blowing them across the Los ... Read More »

Everything’s coming up tulips

Photos by Angel Garcia All kinds of flowers, trees and vines seem to be blooming. But it was a modest by eye-catching patch of  yellow and orange tulips blooming in front an old Echo Park bungalow that made Angel Garcia stop on the way to work ... Read More »

Echo Park urban forest goes from trees to twigs

Newly planted tree/twig at Echo Park Avenue and Sunset Boulevard. The cutting down in late February of a pair of giant ficus trees that shaded an Echo Park bus stop drew a lot of complaints from residents and tree lovers.  In response to the ficus fracas, ... Read More »

Year begins with a drop in crime but trouble spots remain

The first three months of the year began with an overall decline in violent and property crime across the LAPD divisions that cover the Eastside of Los Angeles.  However, the first quarter figures for the Hollenbeck, Northeast, and Rampart division also show that crimes in some ... Read More »

News & Notes From East L.A. & Silver Lake

$2 million Silver Lake home listing touts reservoir views and a community of “the eclectic and the hipsters.” Patch Foundation donates affordable prom wear for East L.A. high school seniors.  ABC7 Got an event coming up? Click here to add it to the Save the Date ... Read More »