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Daily Archives: May 17, 2013

Echo Park dogs will have to wait for their own park

dog park dreaming

Many would say all of Echo Park is a dog park. But a large, green-and-white “Coming Soon” banner that appeared this morning  on Echo Park Avenue  heralded the  development of the vacant lot next to the  Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles into the “Echo Park Dog ... Read More »

Lost: Twinkle, a Silver Lake Chihuahua

Submitted by Chloe MISSING TINY CHIHUAHUA – REWARD!!! Twinkle was lost by Micheltorena Elementary School at Micheltorena St. and Sunset Blvd in the Silver Lake area on April 29th. She is a very tiny chihuahua (3.5 lbs), very shy and timid but she knows her name! ... Read More »

What can you do with a former Twinkies bakery?

The Hostess Brands bakery in Elysian Valley was shut down and its workers laid off late last year  after the company filed for bankruptcy and announced it was ceasing operations.  There had been some talk that the Elysian Valley bakery, one of the largest industrial properties ... Read More »

The Eastsider comments section goes Hollywood!


After an enthusiastic response to last March’s presentation of   “Unmoderated: A Reading of Eastsider Comments,”   The Eastsider is proud to announce that the show inspired by our lively/crazy comments section is going on the road.  Next stop, Hollywood, where an expanded version of Unmoderated, ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights, El Sereno And Silver Lake

Council District 13 candidates feud over failed sales tax measure. Judge dismisses federal oversight imposed on LAPD in connection with Rampart Division scandal. Silver Lake short cut gets cut short. Surveillance video leads to charges against men for illegal dumping in El Sereno.  The old movie ... Read More »