Daily Archives: January 28, 2011

Sponsored Post: Sunday Open House Guide

So many Sunday open houses, so little time. Real estate agent Matt Morgus offers up a trio of must-see properties that will be open this Sunday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Happy house hunting. Eagle Rock Modern: This is by far one of the coolest hidden homes in the hills of Eagle Rock. It’s very rare to find a ... Read More »

Save the Date: Weekend Edition

The Atwater Village Theater will tonight (Jan. 28) host the premiere of “Mlle. God,”  an “outrageous and muscular dark comedy” by Oscar-nominated writer Nicholas Kazan. On Saturday, French composer and musician Yann Tiersen performs at Cal State L.A. and author Steven Blush will appear at The Process of Weeding Out: American Hardcore & The Rise of Stone Rock, a panel ... Read More »

Street sweeper returns to Riverside Terrace

After missing in action for more than a month, a city street sweeper roared down Riverside Terrace this morning, much to the pleasure of Silvia Cerna, the Silver Lake woman who had been seeking the sweeper’s return for several weeks.  The Eastsider published a story on the wayward street sweeper, noting that parking enforcement officers continued to ticket vehicles parked ... Read More »

Hundreds turn out for Echo Park school vote

A large crowd of adults and children turned out Thursday night to hear the presentations of two groups seeking to operate a new Echo Park elementary school.  Presentations by charter school operator El Camino Nuevo and a group headed by L.A. Unified administrators (which won the backing of the school district teachers union) were followed by an advisory vote. Residents ... Read More »

Man left in critical condition after Echo Park brawl

One man was in stable but critical condition this morning after being stabbed several times during a Thursday night brawl in Echo Park near Sunset Boulevard and Portia Street. Another man was also injured in the fight that involved a total of four men who had patronized a nearby bar or restaurant, said Lt. John Cook with the LAPD Northeast ... Read More »

News & Notes from Angeleno Heights, Eagle Rock, Echo Park & Lincoln Heights

Mortarles Building Supply mural, Atwater Village | Photo by Cathy Cole/Flickr Echo Park house that sold for $20,679 in 2000 now on the market for $649,000. Curbed L.A. L.A. Catholic elementary schools to extend school year as L.A. Unified cuts back. ABC7 Councilman Huizar outpacing challenger Martinez in campaign fundraising. L.A. Times Art Deco-style Lincoln Park Gateway to once again ... Read More »