Daily Archives: April 13, 2015

Los Feliz deodar trees get an overdue trim

LOS FELIZ — Besides what seem like endless traffic jams, Los Feliz Boulevard is also known for the approximately 300 deodar cedars that shade the wide street and sidewalks. Today, crews began trimming the landmark trees for the first time in 15 years, a job that ...

Condos to replace Highland Park church

HIGHLAND PARK — One of California’s largest builders of urban and in-fill housing is planning to build 29 condominiums on the site of the Hillside Bible Baptist Church near Figueroa Street and Avenue 50. The church is selling the property to Olson Homes, which has built ...

Driver killed in Boyle Heights crash; the renovation of a John Lautner house in Echo Park

MORNING REPORT: A 20-year-old man was killed early Sunday morning after his Jeep Cherokee crashed into a tree in Boyle Heights ... One of the first John Lautner-designed homes in Los Angeles – a small Echo Park guest house built in 1940 – has been renovated and updated while preserving its original style ... Bloggers don’t live on comments alone! Support the Eastsider today with a Reader Sponsorship.