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Daily Archives: August 16, 2012

Around The Eastsider

Stories and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: In defense of bathroom carpeting.  Home & History Frogtown Art Walk seeks artist submissions for juried POD project. Bulletin Board Read More »

In defense of bathroom carpeting

A midcentury Elysian Heights home that recently went on the market for $499,000 is, according to the Redfin listing, “Ready for makeover.” The to do list might include repainting pink walls and replacing what looks like fake wood paneling. But the first thing that might have ... Read More »

A trickle of history runs unnoticed through El Sereno

The Arroyo Rosa de Castilla once coursed its way through the hills and canyons on what is now the eastern edge of El Sereno. Before Spanish and Mexican colonists arrived, the stream helped sustained a Tongva indian village. Under Mexican rule, the sprawling Rancho Rosa de ... Read More »