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Daily Archives: September 4, 2012

Truck flips over in Glassell Park

A portion of San Fernando Road at the 2 Freeway in Glassell Park was blocked this afternoon after a semi-trailer truck flipped over its side near Ribet Academy. Vic Sage, who took photos of the incident, said the white trick flipped over at about 12:30 p.m. ... Read More »

Nightclub owner flipping Silver Lake restaurant-apartment building

It’s been less than a year since Steve Edelson became an owner of the former La Parrilla Restaurant building at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Westerly Terrace. A lot has happened since the two-story brick building, which includes 10 apartments. sold for $1.3 million last ... Read More »

Plan ahead if you ever want to taste this peach pie

By Valentina Silva I feel like a jerk showing you something you can’t have, but I’m also no good at keeping delicious things to myself. This pie was available for order at Good Girl Dinette in Highland Park for Labor Day… only. There were three flavors ... Read More »

New affordable Boyle Heights housing is not as affordable as some tenants expected

Tenants finally began moving into the former Boyle Hotel, the Victorian-era Boyle Heights landmark that has been renovated and turned into 51 units of affordable housing.  But as the new residents prepared to move into their new apartments across from Mariachi Plaza, many discovered that the ... Read More »

Silver Lake Art Wall attracts unwanted attention

About two months ago Meg Nordstrom of Silver Lake began clipping kids drawings to the fence in front of her Micheltorena Street bungalow and invited neighbors to contribute drawings to the open-air gallery. The idea of the Art Wall was to encourage “positive expression” and bring ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock & Mt. Washington

Labor Day Dawn, El Sereno/University Hills | Photo by Lisa Catalano-Herrera Tenants return to the former Boyle Hotel despite higher than expected rents.  L.A. Times New organic foods store opens in Eagle Rock. Patch Mt. Washington’s Elyira Canyon Park expands after seven-year effort. MWHA Get The ... Read More »