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Storefront Report: Long-time Echo Park antiques shop to ring up its last sale

Storefront Report: Long-time Echo Park antiques shop to ring up its last sale

A photo Minnette King inside her Echo Park shop. ECHO PARK — On the day before she died last December at age 97,  antiques and vintage shop owner Minnette King was still talking to vendors and dealers about potential purchases and sales.  “She was wheeling and dealing until the end,” said Victoria Thor, manager of  [...]

Storefront Report: Long-time Echo Park antiques shop to ring up its last sale

Storefront Report: Long-time Echo Park antiques shop to ring up its last sale

A photo Minnette King inside her Echo Park shop. ECHO PARK — On the day before she died last December at age 97,  antiques and vintage shop owner Minnette King was still talking to vendors and dealers about potential purchases and sales.  “She was wheeling and dealing until the end,” said Victoria Thor, manager of  [...]

El Sereno Hot Shots claim championship

El Sereno Hot Shots claim championship

Submitted by El Sereno Hot Shots Photo Courtesy El Sereno Hot Shots By Jacob Silva EL SERENO — The El Sereno Park  Hot Shots  shined from the beginning  of the Spring GPLA Softball Season in April to the season championships earlier this month. The championship games was an exciting experience in which the Hot Shots [...]

El Sereno Hot Shots claim championship

El Sereno Hot Shots claim championship

Submitted by El Sereno Hot Shots Photo Courtesy El Sereno Hot Shots By Jacob Silva EL SERENO — The El Sereno Park  Hot Shots  shined from the beginning  of the Spring GPLA Softball Season in April to the season championships earlier this month. The championship games was an exciting experience in which the Hot Shots [...]

Geyser at Temple and Virgil

Geyser at Temple and Virgil

Photo by Jenn Byrne A column of water shot up into the air over the intersection of Virgil Avenue and Temple Street on Friday afternoon following a traffic collision in the Silver Lake area, according to Jen Byrne, who snapped the photo above. Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

Geyser at Temple and Virgil

Geyser at Temple and Virgil

Photo by Jenn Byrne A column of water shot up into the air over the intersection of Virgil Avenue and Temple Street on Friday afternoon following a traffic collision in the Silver Lake area, according to Jen Byrne, who snapped the photo above. Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

Highland Park Biker Chick

Highland Park Biker Chick

Photo by Benjamin Lein HIGHLAND PARK –  Who knew chickens had a thing for motorcycles?  Well, at least one chicken does. Benjamin Lein was surprised to find that a chicken that sometimes roams free on Abbott Place had decided to roost on top of his motorcycle. The same bird later climbed into Lein’s lap while [...]

Another movie called “Echo Park”

Another movie called “Echo Park”

ECHO PARK — The new movie  Echo Park  attracted attention recently after the film, which features a “low-key romance” about a woman who moves from Beverly Hills to Echo Park, was screened at the L.A. Film Festival. But it’s not the first movie named after Echo Park. Nearly thirty years ago, Susan Dey (of Patridge [...]

Another movie called “Echo Park”

Another movie called “Echo Park”

ECHO PARK — The new movie  Echo Park  attracted attention recently after the film, which features a “low-key romance” about a woman who moves from Beverly Hills to Echo Park, was screened at the L.A. Film Festival. But it’s not the first movie named after Echo Park. Nearly thirty years ago, Susan Dey (of Patridge [...]

Silver Lake crash leaves two men seriously injured

Silver Lake crash leaves two men seriously injured

Photo by Craig Collins SILVER LAKE — Two men loading a wood chipper parked on a Silver Lake street were struck from behind by a car this afternoon, with the impact severing both legs of one man and leaving the other with broken bones, police said. The victims were struck at about 3:10 p.m. by [...]