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For Rent: Cypress Park pet friendly home for rent

447 James Street | $2,600 | Property Website Arrive home to your very own bright and airy hillside abode, filled with natural light. This spacious home offers a covered parking spot, open living and dining spaces, 2 bedrooms, an indoor laundry room, and a completely remodeled kitchen. Enjoy cooking with butcher block and quartz countertops, deep stainless steel sink, new ... Read More »

For Sale: Cypress Park Craftsman

533 Isabel Street | $677,000 | Property Website This beautifully renovated craftsman home in the hills of Cypress Park/Mt. Washington, boasts spectacular city views and triple terraced backyard. Located in one of LA’s fastest appreciating neighborhoods, centrally located between Echo Park, Silver Lake, Eagle Rock and DTLA. This 2 bedroom and 1 and a half bathroom home is great for ... Read More »

Search is on for armed robbery suspect in Cypress Park [updated]

CYPRESS PARK — Residents are being advised to stay inside as police search for an armed robbery suspect. The LAPD has sealed off the area near Cypress and Thorpe avenues as they conduct a search. Two of the three suspects have been apprehended, the department said on Twitter shortly before 10 am. But the search continues for the third. UPDATE: ... Read More »

The first steps are being taken to make Avenue 26 more pedestrian friendly

LINCOLN HEIGHTS -- Los Angeles, as many walkers will tell you, is not the most pedestrian-friendly city. The streets near Cypress Park-Lincoln Heights Gold Line station is a typical representation of the problems pedestrians face: narrow sidewalks, speeding cars, freeway on/off ramps and poor lighting. Some improvements, however, are in the works. Read More »

Lasagna Cupcakes now starring in former Cypress Park movie house

CYPRESS PARK — The people behind the Heirloom LA, the catering company known for its Lasagna Cupcakes, have opened a new restaurant, Yolk & Flour, in the former Fox Arroyo Theatre on Figueroa. But neighborhood foodies will have to plan their visits carefully — York & Flour is open only on Fridays for now as a popup restaurant. Heirloom posted ... Read More »