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Eagle Rock

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  • Briefly In Education

    Rachel's Challenge successful On May 20, students at Top of the World Elementary School celebrated being kind, caring and positive during an assembly and parade. It was all part of Rachel's Challenge, a nationwide movement inspired by a student who died...
  • The hungry gourmet heads to market

    The hungry gourmet heads to market
    In the tree-shaded space where the Leimert Park farmers market is gradually coming to Saturday-morning life, shoppers sleepily sip coffee from nearby Fifth Street Dick's coffeehouse — but they wake right up as they approach the Gourmet Tamale...
  • 'The Cool School'

    'The Cool School'
    If there had been a flash grease-fire at Barney's Beanery in West Hollywood circa 1960, the entire L.A. art scene would have been wiped out. So deadpans artist Ken Price in "The Cool School," filmmaker Morgan Neville's lively, absorbing documentary about...
  • Abandoned project doesn't fit in with Eagle Rock's progress

    Abandoned project doesn't fit in with Eagle Rock's progress
    To those who live in the hills above Eagle Rock -- iconoclasts and eccentrics, many of them artists and "day sleepers" and people who drop Samuel Beckett lines casually into conversation -- the grassy lot at the end of the main drag was never much of a...
  • Measure R is more than roads and rails

    Measure R is more than roads and rails
    This is the first of two articles on the intersection of public transit, urbanism and architecture on next week's ballot. There is a pedestrian path -- maintained, if that is not too generous a word, by the city of Los Angeles -- near my house in Eagle...
  • A thriving Filipino community is anchored by a mall

    First, Jollibee and Goldilocks -- both popular restaurants in the Philippines -- opened their doors in 2005. The next year came Seafood City, a supermarket that features an almost endless supply of seafood and other Filipino specialties. Today there are...
  • Oxy's new president hopes to bridge eras

    Robert Skotheim was at first amused when he was invited to become president of Occidental College, even for just 18 months. "I thought it was the most ridiculous thing I ever heard of," he recalled. After all, the former professor of American history had...
  • Walla Walla Valley wine recommendations

    Walla Walla Valley wine recommendations
    Walla Walla makes its mark Most Walla Walla wines are too young and too new to be well known. Following are some of the more available. 2005 Amavi Cellars Walla Walla Valley Cabernet Sauvignon. Aromas of rye bread, red cherry, espresso grounds and...
  • Civic activists in L.A. have growing appetite to curb medical marijuana clinics

    Civic activists in L.A. have growing appetite to curb medical marijuana clinics
    The little clinic rests along a graceful curve of Eagle Rock Boulevard also occupied by a karate studio, a barber and a smattering of modest houses, one with a basketball hoop. The building, marked only by a metal placard that says "Cornerstone," is...
  • El Sereno instrument-maker carves out a niche

    El Sereno instrument-maker carves out a niche
    Cesar Augusto Castro Gonzalez found his calling when he went looking for a buddy to play some soccer during recess. Castro was attending middle school in the Mexican coastal city of Veracruz and was told he could find his friend, Omar, at a workshop...
  • Boy, 15, dies of injuries to become 4th fatality in Eagle Rock car crash

    Boy, 15, dies of injuries to become  4th fatality in Eagle Rock car crash
    A 15-year-old boy injured in a fiery car crash in Eagle Rock today became the fourth person to die from the accident that police suspect occurred as three cars raced down a busy stretch of Colorado Boulevard. Andrew Cordova, 15, died about 9:50 a.m. at...