The Saturday morning flea market that has been held for about a dozen years in the playground of Micheltorena Street School in Silver Lake moved earlier this month to Echo Park following a dispute with the school district. 

Echo Park --  Crews responded to a quarter-acre grass fire that broke out this afternoon near some residential buildings in the 2200 block of West Sunset Boulevard, said the L.A. Fire Department.

Echo Park -- A homeless man living in an underpass said an explosive device, perhaps a large firecracker, was set off next to his tent Sunday night, ripping a hole in the fabric and filling the tent with smoke.

Echo Park -- The residents of this cute bungalow high up on a hill were most likely celebrating Thursday night following the Dodgers' 6-0 victory over the Washington Nationals  in Game 1 of the National League Division Series.

The artists behind Poetic Kinetics of Lincoln Heights recently turned an Elysian Park field into their studio as they assembled a section of a huge kinetic art installation composed of 120,000 streamers.

From Yucca Valley to Twentynine Palms, the communities that line Highway 62 through the Mojave Desert have attracted newcomers from Echo Park, Silver Lake and other Eastside neighborhoods.

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