Sunday, October 23, 2016

Daily Archives: September 23, 2016

Bulletin Board: Echo Park Art Contest


Submitted by Kelly Echo Park Community Parade Submit your child’s artwork to the art contest by October 7 Each year the Echo Park Community Parade Committee hosts an art contest where children of a variety of ages can submit parade themed artwork. A panel of judges ... Read More »

Silver Lake school garden shut down after students get sick


SILVER LAKE — Students at Micheltorena Elementary School became ill and one child was taken to a hospital after eating vegetables grown in a community garden on the school’s property, reports CBS 2. The community garden has been closed, and parents told CBS2 said that they were ... Read More »

Tenant advocates target “cash-for-keys” buyouts; East L.A. street robbery; Dodgers celebrate Vin Scully

Echo Park | Katrina Alexy

MORNING REPORT: The City Council is moving to crack down on "cash-for-keys" buyouts to get tenants to move out of rent-controlled apartments that are being taken off the market. .... The Dodgers are planning three days of special events to mark Vin Scully's final homestand broadcast on Sunday .... A man walking on an East L.A. street was punched in the face and knocked to the ground by two robbers Read More »