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 the Eagle Rock Church of the Nazarene. 1010 Development is in escrow to buy the ... 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 full bloom, blue and purple trumpets with white throats. Annually, they bloom around Thanksgiving, ... Read More »