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Echo Park Lotus Festival returns after three years

07/15/2014 2:51 pm0 comments
Echo Park Lotus Festival returns after three years

Independent Staff Report ECHO PARK — After a three-year absence, the Lotus Festival returned to Echo Park last weekend. The two-day festival was the first held by the lake since 2011, before the park was closed for a $45 million storm water improvement project that caused the lake to be [...]

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Venice Beach temporary barriers

08/06/2013 3:50 pm0 comments
Venice Beach boardwalk

Photo by Gary McCarthy / Los Angeles Independent

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Los Angeles City Council approved an emergency motion today requesting a study into enhancing public safety along Venice’s Ocean Front Walk, the beach boardwalk where a car fatally struck a 32-year-old Italian woman Saturday. The motion, proposed by Venice-area Councilman Mike Bonin and approved on [...]

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