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Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Property Shop LA @ Prudential California Realty


Changing your mind about real estate agents, one happy client at a time. Website | Email | (323) 671-1260 1714 Hillhurst Ave. | Los Feliz 90027 Want to get into  Eastside Guide Service Directory? Click here to purchase a listing Read More »

Rainbows and moonshine

The combination of Thursday afternoon’s thunderstorms and the evening’s bright moon made for interesting sky watching.  In Highland Park, Katrina Alexy snapped the top photo looking north across Highland Park to a rainbow in the distance. A few hours later in East Los Angeles, C.J. Salgado  ... Read More »

Early morning gusher drenches Sunset & Alvarado

Sasha Smith was driving by Sunset Boulevard and Alvarado Street in Echo Park  shortly after 1 a.m. when she snapped the above photo of water gushing into the night sky from a broken hydrant near the Sunset Car Wash. The gusher, which  looks more like a ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Echo Park & Silver Lake

Clouds And Vodka Blimp Over Dodger Stadium | Photo by Mary-Austin Klein/Flickr Eagle Rock High student in stable condition after being hit by a car. Patch Barbara Bestor-designed Silver Lake house up for sale at $3.25 million. Curbed L.A. Boyle Heights Neighborhood Council seeking candidates for ... Read More »

Storefront Report: Horchata latte? Coffee with a Latin twist coming to Echo Park

What do you get when you combine horchata–the sweet, rice-based drink popular in Mexico, and a shot of espresso? Echo Park will soon find out when Taza of Echo Park opens in October. The take-out cafe will be shoe-horned into a tiny cube of a storefront ... Read More »

No criminals here, just us real estate agents

A police helicopter hovered over the 2300 block of Loma Vista Place in Silver Lake on Tuesday afternoon after a  resident reportedly came across three men in her home. But it turned out these guys were on the prowl for real estate,  not laptops, according to ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Eagle Rock High student hit by a car at Eagle Rock Boulevard & Yosemite Drive. Patch Police seek help finding 14-year-old runaway boy from Highland Park. Missing Kids Read More »

Shopper & Diner Report: Glassell Park catering kitchen serves up summer take-out menu

After enough people poked into the kitchen of Glassell Park caterer Room Forty, owner Steve Fortunato decided to offer a limited take-out menu featuring sauces and pasta made on the premises. Among the popular items from the Room Forty summer take-out menu have been a vegetarian ... Read More »

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

Backside, Glassell Park | Photo by Luis Blackaller/Flickr City Council member want a faster, cheaper survey of broken sidewalks. L.A. Times A health-conscious tour of a Boyle Heights market. L.A. Now Public and charter schools prepare to learn to get along as they prepare to share ... Read More »

Is that a dentil or a spindle? Decoding the parts of a Garvanza Victorian home

Fans of Victorian-style architecture will find much to like in this 101-year-old Garvanza home near Highland Park that went up for sale earlier this month. But the sales listing describing some of the home’s historic features might seem confusing to those unfamiliar with architectural and building ... Read More »