Daily Archives: June 21, 2012

Eastside Property: Boyle Heights fourplex in need of a real estate rescue

This Spanish Colonial-style fourplex is obviously in need of a lot work. Where to start? Vandals have knocked giant holes in the walls, ripped out cabinets and have tagged up the interior of the 82-year-old building. Trash and debris fill the basement and balconies. And that yellowed banana tree out front could use a trim. “Investors delight,” says the Redfin ... Read More »

Echo Park vintage tile store makes a move – down the block

It was last April when vintage tile expert and merchant Scott Wells had begun packing up his Echo Park store in preparation for a move. But at that point it was not exactly clear where Wells Tile & Antiques would end up. That uncertainty has been resolved and Wells Tile, which is one of the city’s largest sources of vintage and ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Glassell Park & Silver Lake

Coldest Beer in Town, Highland Park | Photo by Martha Benedict Two persons in custody in connection with freeway beating in Boyle Heights. ABC7 The Glassell Park artist behind Glendale’s cardboard cowboys.  News-Press Taggers agree to a “graffiti-injunction.” KPCC “Reverse Graffiti Gallery” – brought to you by Clorox – now opens under Silver Lake freeway overpass. Echo Park Now Seven ... Read More »