News & Notes:
- Mayor Eric Garcetti and wife Amy Wakeland have sold their Silver Lake hillside home to Anthony Gonzalez of the band M83, according to Hot Property. The couple had put the approximately 4,000-square-foot contemporary-style home up for rent after deciding to move to the mayor’s official residence in Windsor Square. The sales price was not disclosed. The couple purchased the Hidalgo Street home for $1.425 million in 2010.
- Eight children sustained minor injuries after a tree branch fell on them outside an El Sereno church, according to CBS2 . The children had been playing when the branch fell on them in the 3100 block of Pyrites Avenue.
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- A 1907 real estate ad promoted Eagle Rock as “The Switzerland of Los Angeles,” according to Pioneers of Eagle Rock. The neighborhood’s other selling points: “Nearer Than Hollywood,” “Higher Than Highland Park” and “More Beautiful Than Either.”
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