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Daily Archives: August 23, 2013

Lost In Echo Park: Beloved white-and-gray cat named Fig

Submitted by Ali My beloved cat (male) has been missing all week. He lives around Avon and Baxter in Echo Park. He is white with large gray spots and very sweet. Please contact me if you may have seen him. Thanks so much! Contact: [email protected] or ... Read More »

Cleaning up at Echo Park Lake

Along with the new aquatic plants and yellow pedal boats, trash and clumps of algae also float on the surface of the newly reopened Echo Park Lake. Frequent park visitor Darrell Kunitomi was happy to see workers out in the lake this week collecting trash and ... Read More »

A video tribute to a Silver Lake mechanic


Many car owners like their mechanic. But Molly O’Brien of Silver Lake liked her mechanic so much she decided to create a video of Doug McCleod of Precision Motors in Silver Lake.  O’Brien, who has taken her 30-year-old Mercedes wagon to McCleod for several years, was ... Read More »

News & Notes From Atwater, Boyle Heights and Eagle Rock

Wildlife advocates say new Atwater bridge is definitely not for the birds. Perhaps a lower rent might fill this empty Eagle Rock storefront. 13 violent crimes in a week puts Boyle Heights on Crime Alert. The Eastsider thanks Michael Turmon of Eagle Rock and Larry Kaplan ... Read More »