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Daily Archives: January 4, 2010

Nobody goes overlooked in Hermon

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Hermon, sandwiched between El Sereno and the 110 Freeway, is already one of the safest neighborhoods in Northeast LA. But last month saw the installation of 17 new orange-and-white Neighborhood Watch signs. It’s not clear how effective these signs are scaring off criminals but at least ... Read More »

Echo Park out house

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What happened here? The renovation of an Echo Park house on Lake Shore Street has left only two walls and a bathroom sink standing. This tactic allows the property owner to avoid meeting new zoning and planning guidelines required of new construction. Though, it looks like ... Read More »

City to put the brake on new auto repair shops in Cypress Park & Glassell Park *

Some of the major streets that cut through Cypress Park and Glassell Park are lined with car repair and parts shops, smog test stations, salvage yards and many other “auto-oriented” businesses. City staff counted 20 such businesses along San Fernando Road between the 2 Freeway and ... Read More »

The New Year begins with a midnight robbery for an Angeleno Heights couple *

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This holiday season was not a very merry one for an Angeleno Heights woman and her husband. First, the woman and a group of friends were harassed by some men last month as they sang Christmas carols along Sunset Boulevard in Echo Park, with a man ... Read More »

News & Notes from Eagle Rock, East LA, Echo Park, Highland Park & Silver Lake

The difference between Highland Park & Eagle Rock. NELA List East LA is not east enough: Cities push to extend Eastside Gold Line to El Monte. Whittier Daily News Modern living above Echo Park Lake. LA Times We got a winner: Highland Park store sells $8 ... Read More »