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Daily Archives: May 9, 2014

Cars collide in pre-Dodger game traffic

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ECHO PARK — We have pictures but not many details about what caused a trio of vehicles to crash early tonight on Sunset Boulevard as Dodger fans were headed to tonight’s game. Jennifer Deines, who snapped post-crash photos, said that it appeared that no one suffered ... Read More »

Figueroa bike lane meeting spins out of control


CYPRESS PARK — A community meeting over proposed bike lanes on Figueroa Street was marked by heated exchanges from persons on both sides of the issue, prompting Councilmember Gil Cedillo to scold the audience for its “cat calling” and “poor behavior.” The auditorium at Nightingale Middle ... Read More »

LAPD divers take a dip in the Silver Lake Reservoir

Photo by Sandy Driscoll

SILVER LAKE —  The sight of several LAPD  vehicles and divers  at the Silver Lake Reservoir this morning has attracted attention and raised some concern.  But don’t fear – the LAPD’s Underwater Dive Unit is not looking for weapons or a body. Instead, it’s a training ... Read More »

Found in Echo Park: Female, 6mos, 10lb, Spaniel puppy


Female, 6mos, 10lb, spaniel puppy found on Quintero St. near Sunset on 5/8/14. She’s not wearing a collar, and was very scared, shaking. No microchip, vet says seems healthy. Please contact me if this is your dog. Contact: [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & Found ... Read More »

Eastside Open House: A Weekend Guide To House Hunting

Eastside real estate homes

Did you forget to get mom a gift this weekend? Take her house hunting to make up for it – nothing says ‘I love you’ quite like a new home. Properties include a beautifully updated three-bedroom in Eagle Rock and a recently renovated Lincoln Heights three-bedroom ... Read More »

Caution: Snack foods ahead

ECHO PARK —   Has someone launched a guerrilla campaign against unhealthy snacks  in Echo Park? Strands of yellow “Caution”-“Cuidado” tape were draped over the snack foods and sodas at the Chevron station at Echo Park and Morton Avenues on Thursday.  The yellow tape and a “Notice ... Read More »

For Rent: Gorgeous Renovated 1920’s Building in Great Echo Park Location


1616 Delta Street | $1,695 | Property Website Classic 1920’s charming Spanish Style smooth-stucco 16-unit building completely restored and renovated, paying close attention to original details and features. Updated tastefully fulfilling your modern day requirements: prewired for high speed internet and satellite, newer clawfoot tubs with ... Read More »

Sponsored Post: A European Chalet Getaway In Elysian Heights


Commanding a hillside, this four-bedroom, three-bath Elysian Heights home sits on a street-to-street lot close to the trails of Elysian Park. Gated and private and surrounded by lush greenery, it is reminiscent of a European chalet getaway with its timbered façade, large fireplace with custom carved ... Read More »

News & Notes From East L.A. And Echo Park

At The Farmers' Market, Echo Park | Stephen Roullier/Eastsider Flkcr Pool

Gloria Molina endorses former Labor Secretary Hilda Solis to succeed her as county supervisor. Forgotten and rundown John Lautner-designed home in Echo Park going up for sale. Cal State L.A. to guarantee admission to  eligible graduates of Garfield High and East L.A. College. Read More »