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Daily Archives: January 4, 2010

Nobody goes overlooked in Hermon


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


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 *


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 »