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Daily Archives: February 24, 2014

Echo Park gang injunction meets with a sign of resistance

A L.A. Superior Court earlier this month dismissed a legal challenge against the Echo Park gang injunction, which went into effect last year. But apparently not everyone is happy about the court order based on the “Fuc The Injunction” tagging that appeared on a retaining wall ... Read More »

Want to run for neighborhood council? Now is your chance

Who would want to run for neighborhood council? The positions are unpaid and council members have to sit through long and sometimes unruly meetings. The  resolutions they pass and the positions they adopt are often ignored and frequently met with criticism and ridicule. However, the city’s ... Read More »

Echo Park fires have residents on edge*

A large popping sound and then fire sirens were heard one night  last week on Portia Street in Echo Park after an SUV parked  in front of an apartment building caught fire.  The fire began  in a recycling or trash bin and then spread to the ... Read More »