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Daily Archives: February 6, 2014

How much would you pay to get the Glassellland sign back?

Glassellland sign in new location 4-29-2013 11-04-52 PM

Apparently you can’t keep a good sign down. The artist behind Glassellland – the large sign that was erected and removed twice last year from different hillsides in Glassell Park – has started a fundraiser to install the sign in a permanent location.  Justin, an artist ... Read More »

Film crews not welcome in Echo Park bike lanes

A film shoot in Echo Park earlier this week found the westbound Sunset Boulevard bike lane blocked off between Alvarado and Coronado streets. That prompted an Echo Park cyclist named Nick to complain to Film LA, which oversees film permits, about what he considers a hazardous ... Read More »

Lincoln Park landmark gateway gets some TLC but what about Flo?


It was three years ago that Lincoln Heights residents celebrated the $390,000 restoration of the The Lincoln Park Gateway, an Art Deco-style ceremonial entrance on the north edge of Lincoln Park.  On Wednesday, conservation workers were back at the gateway scraping mineral deposits off the decorative tile ... Read More »

Where is Silver Lake?


Since the Silver Lake Neighborhood Council voted Wednesday night to declare  itself not part of the Eastside, where is it located.  A scan of Twitter and blog comments found a variety of alternative names: The West Bank – Alissa Walker LosSilverDale – Ed Fuentes Flannel – ... Read More »