Monday, August 25, 2014

Angeleno Heights stories, photos and more

Neighborhood Fixture: A family tragedy haunts the past of an Angeleno Heights grocery

The former Smookler Market in Angeleno Heights | Marni Epstein

ANGELENO HEIGHTS —  Angeleno Heights has played host to a great many neighborhood markets over the years, including one connected to a tragic family incident. The neighborhood’s small stores have included Bob’s Market, which has  been in business since 1926 (although under a different name and ... Read More »

Favela goes from drab to fab

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When The Eastsider posted a story in January about the faded peach apartments that climb a steep hill between Echo Park and downtown, readers said the buildings resembled everything from a Tibetan palace to a Brazilan favela. Now, the same complex, which sold for $2.72 million, ... Read More »

Found in Angeleno Heights: Shy Small Female Terrier


Female Terrier found on Bellevue Ave and Douglas on Wednesday at 830pm. Contact: herberalles@gmail.com 213-435-9697 Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Read More »

Mail theft reported in Angeleno Heights

Mail dumped in curb | Angeleno Heights resident

ANGELENO HEIGHTS — A resident wants to warn neighbors that there has been a recent increase in mail theft on East Edgeware Road: A resident saw a man described as heavy-set and Latino with a shaved head taking a package from a neighbor’s mailbox and opening ... Read More »

For Sale: The Cottages on Calumet – 7 Units Pride of Ownership

Angeleno Heights, Echo Park, real estate, homes

1445 Calumet Ave | $1,789,000 | Property Website Welcome to the Cottages on Calumet! The Coronado Real Estate Group of KW Commercial is pleased to present for sale a highly unique multifamily property in Angelino Heights. This rare sale is comprised of seven separate cottage homes ... Read More »

Fast & Furious returns to Angeleno Heights

ANGELENO HEIGHTS –   When it comes to attention-grabbing landmarks, the grand Victorians of Carroll Avenue are competing this week with a dingy garage nearly hidden behind two homes.  The garage on East Kensington Road is a  movie set created for Fast & Furious 7, say residents. ... Read More »

For Rent: Pristine Modern Renovated Freestanding Home w/Front Yard in Angelino Heights

Angeleno Heights, Echo Park, apartments, for rent

867 Laveta Terrace | $2,700 | Property Website This completely renovated beauty sits in the historic Angelino Heights community where many movies, TV series, commercials and videos continue to be filmed. Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” as well as the “Charmed” series were filmed amongst others. This freestanding ... Read More »

Lost in Angeleno Heights: A friendly but scared dog named Sevilen


Sevilen weighs 50 lbs and was last seen wearing silver collar. She is normally friendly but is now running scared. She is microchipped and up to date on vaccines. She originally went missing downtown on April 14th, but we’ve had a series of sightings in the ... Read More »

Found in Angeleno Heights: Male Min Pin


Hi, our Angeleno Heights neighbor Kris, found a male Min Pin running up Carroll towards East Edgeware this morning. He is wearing a black collar and is unneutered. He was very skittish outside with us, but we managed to catch him, and he is very sweet. ... Read More »

What are all those cops doing in Angeleno Heights?

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ANGELENO HEIGHTS — Some Angeleno Heights residents this morning spotted a large group of  heavily-armed officers on Marion Avenue  that appeared to be preparing for action. Lt. Wes Buhrmester with the Rampart Division explains what’s going on: They are a group of Rampart officers, working in conjunction ... Read More »