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Daily Archives: December 5, 2011

Affordable housing proposed for Eagle Rock church property

Affordable housing developer Bob Buente said his firm is guided by an important principal: “We don’t build ugly.” That’s what he is committed to as his firm,  1010 Development Corp., seeks to build 30 affordable apartments on a nearly block-long site that is now home to ... Read More »

The blue and violet glory of an East L.A. garden

It’s the morning glory – not the poinsettia – that C.J. Salgado associates with this time of the year. The flowers began to bloom last week in his East Los Angeles garden: I woke this morning to find my garden full of morning glory flowers in ... Read More »

Victorian Modern: Echo Park couple embraced the past when they built a new home

By Becky Koppenhaver Five years ago, Alison Julian and Darrell Dooley were tired of being landlords and were ready to sell the little Echo Park rental house on Lemoyne and Avalon streets that Julian had inherited from a friend 17 years earlier. But after the two ... Read More »

News & Notes from East L.A, Echo Park and Highland Park

Dining On Figueroa, Highland Park | Photo by Susan Weber/Flickr Artist turns Echo Park art space inside out. Culture Monster Man found shot dead in East L.A. alley. L.A. Now Highland Park residents plan to open neighborhood book store and print studio. Patch Read More »