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Daily Archives: January 22, 2014

What’s going on at the former Barragan’s in Echo Park?

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The question has been asked a lot since the longtime Echo Park Mexican restaurant closed in December after the Barragan family sold the Sunset Boulevard location (the Barragan’s in Burbank and Glendale remain open).  A new beer and wine license was issued this month for The ... Read More »

El Sereno preservationists seek to save Soto Street bridge

The Soto Street bridge was built nearly 80 years ago above an El Sereno intersection that was then among the city’s most busiest and dangerous auto and rail crossings.  The nearly 500-foot long span was designed to carry the legendary Pacific Electric trolley cars  above vehicle ... Read More »

News & Notes From Eagle Rock And Highland Park

Memorial service held for 7-Eleven clerk killed during Highland Park  robbery. Former banker charging police with excessive force in Eagle Rock takes his case to trial. Councilman Huizar files legal response to sexual harassment charges filed by ex-staffer. The Eastsider welcomes Williams Homes as an advertising ... Read More »