Sunday, August 30, 2015

Atwater Village stories, photos and more

Atwater gentlemen still waiting for oil-damaged strip club to reopen


ATWATER VILLAGE — It’s been a year since the “most seductively beautiful women from all over the world” took off their clothes and put on a show at The Gentlemen’s Club. The strip club in the industrial north end of Atwater has remained shut down since it was doused in crude oil after a pipeline ruptured next door, according to KPCC.

Lost in Atwater Village: Friendly Russian Blue Cat


Our beautiful Annaluna is lost! Last seen Saturday, April 25 9 pm. Reward offered. Please call for any info – show contact info Annaluna russian blue grey cat 9 lbs – 14 years old – great health. Last seen on corner of Minneapolis and Larga in ... Read More »

For Rent: Charming House with Yard in Atwater!


3502 Garden Ave. | $3,195/month | Property Website Detached homes are hard to find in Atwater. This craftsman front home is not only a sweet find, but it’s located with-in a block of all the wonderful eateries on Glendale Blvd, the heart of Atwater Village! Just ... Read More »

The ebb and flow of L.A. River wildlife caught on camera


ATWATER VILLAGE -- Biologists with the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County have been studying the wildlife that lives and travels along the L.A. River near Atwater Village. Part of their project included setting up trail cameras to capture images of the animals using the river, according to KPCC.

Neighborhood Fixture: The Atwater apartments Gladding McBean built


ATWATER VILLAGE -- The local tile and pottery factories of Gladding McBean & Co. at one point churned everything from pipes to the legendary "Desert Rose" dishware pattern sold under the Franciscan label according to a neighborhood history. The 40-acre Gladding, McBean plant on Los Feliz Boulevard was demolished in the early 1980s and replaced with the shopping center that now houses Best Buy, Costco and other retails. But next door on the on Perlita Street is a reminder of Gladding McBean ...