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Daily Archives: February 20, 2012

Echo Park renters might find a cheaper place and a parking spot in Highland Park

Is Highland Park the next Echo Park? Only if the rents rise and parking spaces disappear, judging by  a comparison of apartment rents in both neighborhoods. In his most recent Craigslist-based snapshot of apartment rents,  apartment investor and blogger Moses Kagan found that the median rent ... Read More »

Silver Lake polka dot detour ahead*

As promised, a stretch of Griffith Park Boulevard between Maltman Avenue and Edgecliff Drive was closed off on Sunday in preparation for the creation of a pedestrian plaza painted that will feature a field of green polka dots painted on the asphalt. Walkers and joggers were ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, East L.A., Echo Park, Historic Filipinotown, Mt. Washington & Victor Heights

Fence & Reservoir, Silver Lake | Photo by Jovelle Narcise/Flickr Two men shot near Victor Heights. Patch The Mt. Washington blogger behind Eastside Food Bites. Squid Ink Trips abroad turn Echo Park native into an activist. Daily Sundial Historic Filipinotown trio plays old time music for ... Read More »