Daily Archives: February 2, 2010

Man found dead on Silver Lake street

Police launched a door-to-door investigation in Silver Lake tonight after finding the body of a dead man in the 1100 block of Manzanita Street near Sunset Junction in Silver Lake. Sgt Sanford Rosenberg with the LAPD Northeast Division said detectives were still trying to piece together what lead to the death of the man, who was described as a Latino ... Read More »

Eastside Looky-Loo: Million dollar living in Silver Lake & Echo Park

Decisions, decisions. For the fortunate few who are in the market for million dollar homes, two new listings in Echo Park and Silver Lake offer some dramatically different alternatives. Lovers of post-and-beam, mid-century architecture will certainly appreciate a 3,000-square-foot Lanterman Terace home that dangles off a hillside west of the Silver Lake Reservoir. The 1957 residence – remodeled and expanded ... Read More »

School takeover process heats up

The proposed takeover of some LA Unified schools in East Los Angeles and other parts of the district finds some people exhibiting behavior that would probably earn them a detention slip. A story in the EGP News notes that school district Supt. Ramon Cortines issued some last-minute rules over this week’s public advisory vote to help determine which group will ... Read More »

Eagle Rock continues to wait for the murder trial of David Del Toro *

View Eagle Rock murder in a larger map The August 2006 murder of Jennifer Flores * left Eagle Rock in shock. Her alleged killer, veteran Los Angeles firefighter David Del Toro, beat and strangled his longtime girlfriend and then dragged her body a mile through the streets of Eagle Rock. Dale’s body was found in the 5200 block of Loleta ... Read More »