Daily Archives: March 4, 2017

Echo Park foundation buys for-profit colleges; city closes $42 million L.A. River property purchase; Mayor Garcetti weighs in on ICE arrest

MORNING REPORT: The Echo Park-based Dream Center Foundation has agreed to buy the Education Management Corporation, which runs one of the nation's largest networks of for-profit colleges .... The city has closed escrow on approximately 42 acres of former railroad property in Cypress Park known as Taylor Yard, paying nearly $60 million for the land next to the L.A. River ..... Mayor Eric Garcetti said the arrest of an undocumented immigrant while he was preparing to drop his daughters off at a Highland Park school was troubling Read More »

Echo Park Serenity with ’60s Flair

"I love this house. To me it’s pure Echo Park.” Eva Berges takes a moment to savor the view, a panorama that sweeps from the upstairs balcony of 2120 Loma Vista Place to the San Gabriel Mountains. Read More »