Join neighbors, the Atwater Village Neighborhood Council, Friends of Atwater Village and the Atwater Village Chamber of Commerce for a neighborhood cleanup of Glendale Boulevard tomorrow – Saturday, October 1, 2011.
There are two ways to join in on the improvement and empowering of our community:
1) Check in at Luis Lopez Automotive and pick up supplies [...]
Recently, I received a gleeful phone call from my six-year-old nephew. He was so very excited to tell me about “library day” at his new school in Texas, at which he got “the biggest book ever, ever, ever” about jet airplanes. The kid told me things about the Concord I never even knew – imagine my [...]
Summer’s officially over, and with the sun setting much earlier in the evening comes our last neighborhood night on the Boulevard tomorrow – Thursday, September 28, 2011.
Revo Cafe won’t be hosting live music this time around due to noise complaints from neighbors, but there will be live music in front of Kaldi Cafe.
Atwater Village Farm is [...]
Mitch O'Farrell of Garcetti's office judging salsa entries
The winner of Sunday’s annual Salsa Contest at the Atwater Village Farmers’ Market had some tough competition – 17 total entries were submitted, creating a colorful array of different types of delicious dips competing for gift certificates donated by local businesses.
Ben Callaway’s salsa, named “Buster”, took home a [...]
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This weekend is full of festivals, artwalks, and plenty of celebrations around Northeast LA – after you’ve gotten your groove on nearby at the Echo Park Shop Hop and Art Walk, spend some time in Elysian Valley for the Sixth Annual Frogtown Artwalk!
The artwalk is a free, self-guided tour of art [...]
Flickr photo via Worldharmony
Did somebody say salsa?
Salsa lovers and salsa makers come together this weekend at the Atwater Village Farmers’ Market for a competition of the sauces! Open to everyone, the annual salsa dip contest promises many winning prizes donated by local Atwater Village businesses like 55 Degree Wine and The Racket Doctor. Judges include [...]
Atwater's own brewery, Golden Road Brewery, making beer!
The best part of the start of Fall? Forget the turning of the leaves, the changing of seasons – it’s Los Angeles, after all. The best part of fall is, of course, Octoberfest! And just in time for our favorite beer-filled month (including LA Beer Week), local Atwater [...]
LA Times crime map 9/19/11
On Tuesday, September 20, 2011 the LA Times online issued a crime alert for Atwater Village, citing an increase in property crime reports (crime reports are analyzed and issued based on the publication’s Crime L.A. database).
There were 10 property crimes reported in one week (September 11-17), compared to an average of [...]
Join your Atwater Village friends, neighbors and fans for a book signing for the recently published Images of America: Atwater Village. The signing takes place at local nursery Potted in Atwater Village at 7:00 pm tomorrow – Thursday, September 15, 2011.
All authors will be present to sign your book, which includes Friends of Atwater Village board [...]
A Public Hearing Notice posted recently in the parking lot of this Glendale Boulevard mini-mall indicates what we think is an expansion of our favorite Atwater Village wine & beer spot, 55 Degree Wine.
The notice for a conditional use permit, which has scheduled a hearing for Wednesday, September 21, 2011, announces that the 1,438 square-foot former [...]