Daily Archives: September 10, 2012

Silver Lake man warns neighbors of vehicle break-in on Shadowlawn

A Silver Lake resident named Chris advised his  neighbors on Shadwowlawn Avenue near West Silver Lake Drive to be on lookout for a motorcyclist who early this morning managed to get inside his Lexus parked on the street. The motorcyclist fled the scene after one of Chris’ neighbors who saw the crime taking place shouted at the suspect before anything ... Read More »

Eastside Property: Avenel Cooperative home sells for $657,000

The Avenel Cooperative, built in Silver Lake in 1947, was architect Gregory Ain’s modernist interpretation of the classic bungalow court, with 10 identical, attached home featuring open floor plans and walls of glass. The homes in the complex have retained their midcentury style and, in some cases, original features, but they are relatively small by modern standards at less than ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Silver Lake man warns neighbors of vehicle break-in on Shadowlawn. Eastside 911 Eastside Property: Avenel Cooperative home sells for $657,000. Home & History LAPD to hold use-of-force meeting at Northeast Division station. Eastside 911 Read More »

LAPD to hold use-of-force meeting at Northeast Division station

The LAPD will hold a community meeting on Thursday night, Sept. 13, at the Northeast Division station in Glassell Park to discuss recent allegations of excessive use of force by officers. “In light of recent events that have captured the attention of the media and have caused community concern, The Chief of Police , through his Central Bureau command has ... Read More »

Big stink in Eagle Rock*

Matt Hartman of Eagle Rock has noticed a foul odor this morning outside his home. Apparently he is not alone. L.A. Now reports that hundreds of people have called the Los Angeles Fire Department to complain about a rotten egg or sulfur like odor this morning.  “It smells like the stink cloud that’s moving thru L.A. has reached Eagle Rock,” ... Read More »

Silver Lake reservoir pathway takes a step toward completion*

The final section of the Tesla Avenue Path, an approximately 500 foot-long concrete sidewalk on the north end of the Ivanhoe Reservoir, was poured into place during the past week.  But the missing link in the pathway that circles the Ivanhoe and Silver Lake reservoirs is still not officially open to the public, with signs and orange traffic cones marking ... Read More »

News & Notes From East L.A., Glassell Park & Silver Lake

Elysian Heights Sunset | Photo by Christine Peters 14 property crimes in a week puts Glassell Park on crime alert list. L.A. Now Five-car pile up at Sunset Junction.  Patch East L.A. celebrates Mexican Independence Day. EGP News Found: Two-foot long lizard in Echo Park. Lost & Found The Eastsider welcomes interior design office Shapes & Space as a new ... Read More »