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Elysian Park

Opening the Scott Gate will make it easier for Dodgers fans to get in and out. Opponents worry their neighborhood will be gridlocked. (credit: CBS)

Planned Reopening Of Dodgers Stadium Gate Has Neighborhood Crying Foul

The Scott Avenue Gate might reopen as early as Thursday for tomorrow night’s Dodgers/Angels exhibition game.

03/26/2014

Cracks can be seen in the pavement surrounding the snack bar at Little League fields in Elysian Park. 
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‘Leaning Snack Bar’ At Elysian Park Little League Field Faces Uncertain Future

It’s not yet Opening Day, but for Little Leaguers playing in the shadow of Dodger Stadium, the season is already off to a shaky start.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/05/2014

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Actress Marlee Matlin, Lakers’ Jordan Hill Joins Thousands In ‘Race For The Cure’

Academy Award-winning actress Marlee Matlin and LA Lakers’ Jordan Hill joined thousands of others Saturday at the 18th Annual Susan G. Komen L.A. County Race for the Cure®.

03/01/2014

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Dodger Stadium To Offer $10 Advance-Purchase Parking For 2014 Season

The Los Angeles Dodgers announced Friday that Dodger Stadium will continue to offer $10 advance-purchase parking for the 2014 season.

CBS Los Angeles–02/14/2014

A house fire in Elysian Park Saturday left eight people homeless. (credit: CBS)

House Fire Sets Off Rounds Of Ammunition, Startling Elysian Park Neighbors

Flames more than crackled at a Los Angeles house fire Saturday as rounds of ammunition went off much to the surprise of fire crews.

02/08/2014

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Interstate 5, Route 2 Connecter Reopens 6 Months After Fiery Crash

The freeway connector tunnel between Interstate 5 and Route 2 near Glendale reopened Friday after being shut down for six months.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/10/2014

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Many Activities Available At Los Angeles’ Oldest Park, Elysian Park

No matter what your interests are, there is something for you at Elysian Park.

10/31/2013

Randy Simmons, a 27-year veteran, was shot to death during a raid of a house in Winnetka in 2008. (credit: CBS)

LAPD SWAT Officer’s Memory Lives On Through 5K Challenge

Hundreds of people took part in the 6th Annual Randy Simmons 5K Challenge in honor of the first LAPD SWAT officer killed in the line of duty.

10/19/2013

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LAPD Welcomes 29 Officers To The Force At 2013 Academy Graduation

The LAPD Academy graduation, held Friday morning in Elysian Park, saw 23 men and six women graduate.

08/09/2013

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Portion Of I-5 In Elysian Park To Close For Repairs Saturday

ELYSIAN PARK (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a portion of the Golden State (5) Freeway in Elysian Park is expected to be closed on Saturday for repairs. LISTEN TO KNX 1070 FOR LIVE TRAFFIC UPDATES The […]

07/19/2013

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5 Freeway Through Elysian Park Reopens Following Fiery Weekend Tanker Crash

All lanes of the Golden State (5) Freeway near Dodger Stadium were open Tuesday morning as workers continued to repair a Glendale (2) Freeway connector tunnel that was damaged in a fiery tanker crash over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/16/2013

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2 Lanes Reopen On NB 5 Freeway After Weekend Tanker Crash

A portion of the Golden State (5) Freeway near Dodger Stadium remained closed to traffic Monday, two days after a tanker truck overturned and burst into flames.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2013

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Freeway Underpass Remains Closed Day After Tanker Crash In Elysian Park

A freeway underpass in Elysian Park remained closed to traffic Sunday a day after a tanker truck overturned and burst into flames.

07/14/2013

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Fuel Tanker Overturns, Bursts Into Flames In Elysian Park

A tanker carrying 8,500 gallons of fuel overturned and burst into flames Saturday, prompting officials to close a portion of the Golden State (5) Freeway in Elysian Park.

07/13/2013

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Dodgers Unveil $100M In Stadium Renovations

The Los Angeles Dodgers Friday unveiled $100 million in stadium improvements as the team prepares for its 52nd season at the iconic Elysian Park venue.

CBS Los Angeles–03/29/2013

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