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Summer Evening with Marshmallow Roasting on the L.A. River

Summer Evening with Marshmallow Roasting on the L.A. River

For those eager for a sweet adventure, there was a treat awaiting them at Marsh Park in Elysian Valley -- marshmallows on an open flame. Delicious!
Future of Silver Lake Reservoir Could Be with the L.A. River

Future of Silver Lake Reservoir Could Be with the L.A. River

What will be the role of the reservoir after it is decommissioned in 2015? Environmentalists envision a multi-benefit project that would preserve it while also adding to the health ...
An Expanded Marsh Park and Marshmallows on the L.A. River

An Expanded Marsh Park and Marshmallows on the L.A. River

In preparation for Marsh Park's expansion this summer, the agency has prepared a suite of activities meant to entice families and kids down one of the sweetest spots on the Los Ang ...
Burbank City Council Approves Funding for Johnny Carson Park Upgrades

Burbank City Council Approves Funding for Johnny Carson Park Upgrades

In the 21st century, we can rethink our use of water, energy and irrigation to work within nature.
Beer for a Better L.A. River

Beer for a Better L.A. River

What better way to celebrate a trip to the river than downing a good brew dedicated to the waterway itself?
To Fish or Not to Fish in the L.A. River

To Fish or Not to Fish in the L.A. River

Those without a license might want to think twice before wetting a line in the L.A. River.
Sunnynook River Park Opens Along the L.A. River

Sunnynook River Park Opens Along the L.A. River

The new park joins several other parks and parklets that have opened along the river in recent years.
Metrolink Agrees to Health Risk Assessment for Elysian Valley Residents

Metrolink Agrees to Health Risk Assessment for Elysian Valley Residents

There has been growing concern that Elysian Valley residents are continually exposed to unknown quantities of diesel particulate matter from Metrolink's maintenance facility.