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Daily Archives: August 4, 2012

45 mph Zone: Study proposes lowering speed limit to increase safety on the Arroyo Seco Parkway

Arroyo Seco Parkway/Photo by Martha Benedict The curving Arroyo Seco Parkway – which  opened more than 70 years ago as Los Angeles’ first freeway- was designed when traffic moved much more slowly. The combination of today’s faster,  modern cars and trucks and the highway’s vintage design ... Read More »

Eastside Open House: A Weekend Guide to House Hunting

This weekend’s open house choices include a classic suburban-style ranch home in El Sereno for $380,000; a Lincoln Heights four-bedroom home with downtown views priced at $480,000; and a two-bedroom,  three-bath Echo Park condo asking $535,000.  Always check to make sure the open house has not ... Read More »

News & Notes from Echo Park, Highland Park & Silver Lake

Las Virgens  de Lemoyne Street, Echo Park The life of a Silver Lake man killed on an Echo Park hillside. Patch Red Hill restaurant marks the ” latest step in The Brooklynization  of Echo Park.”  Counter Intelligence A sweet time time for Silver Lake bee keepers. ... Read More »