Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Cypress Park stories, photos and more

Female pedestrian killed in Cypress Park hit-and-run

Collision took place near San Fernando Road and Loosemore Street

CYPRESS PARK — A female pedestrian was killed early Thursday morning after she was struck by two vehicles on San Fernando Road north of Loosemore Street, the LAPD said.  The driver of the primary vehicle involved in the collision left the scene but the other motorist remained ... Read More »

Freight train hits woman in Cypress Park


CYPRESS PARK — A woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a freight train tonight, the L.A. Fire Department said on Twitter. An eastbound Union Pacific train hit the female pedestrian in the 500 block of N. San Fernando Road near the Cypress ... Read More »

For Sale: Charming Craftsman Style Home in Cypress Park


3317 Granada St. | $519,900 | Property Website Beautiful Craftsman Style Home in Cypress Park. Bright & open floor plan, character & charm, spacious kitchen with sun-filled breakfast room, large yard & more. Planning on moving up to a larger home? Free list w/pics & info ... Read More »

For Rent: Massive Live/Work Loft in Cypress Park


1740 Kilbourne St. | $3,400/month | Property Website With approximately 1500 square feet, high ceilings and an open layout this upper, two level duplex was built into the Cypress Park hills and feels like a quintessential NYC artist’s loft. The first floor features refinished hardwood floors, a ... Read More »

Trouble for potato taco lovers in Cypress Park

el atacor cypress park 4-13-2016 2-09-41 PM

CYPRESS PARK –– Taco fans are wondering when they will once again be able to satisfy their hunger for potato tacos at El Atacor #11. A handwritten sign on the front door of  the Figueroa Street restaurant reads “Closed for Remodeling.”  But, according to a Yelper, ... Read More »

Lost in Cypress Park: Black and white poodle


Small male, white & black poodle mix ,missing since 12/25/15 very friendly. But frightened by loud noise and big dogs. Contact: [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Read More »

Lost in Cypress Park: Male orange tabby cat


The sweet semi-feral cat (estimated under 2 years old) who we have been taking care of for the past 9 months has suddenly disappeared. Last seen on Thursday Jan 21 morning. He has never missed a morning/evening feeding and is almost always hanging out in our ... Read More »

Old Cypress Park library reborn as a new community club house

The newly renovated Cypress Park Club House | City of L.A.

CYPRESS PARK — The modest Richard Henry Dana Library served patrons for more than 80 years before closing in 2008 after a new, larger library was built nearby.  But after a $1.1 million renovation,  the old library is reopening today as a new community center named the Cypress Park ... Read More »

Sky-high view of the new Riverside-Figueroa Bridge

figueroa riverside bridge nov 2015

It’s been more than two years since work began on building a replacement for the Riverside-Figueroa bridge, which crosses the L.A. River between Cypress Park and Elysian Valley. Photographer Kevin Break supplied an aerial photo of the construction site taken from a drone last week when work ... Read More »

For Sale By Owner: 1915 Craftsman Bungalow


3431 Loosmore St | $585,000 4 bedroom 2 bath Craftsman Bungalow. Located in the foothills of Mt Washington. Living Area 1,713 SF Est. Lot Size 4,800 SF Est. Large Living Room with stone fireplace. Formal Dining Room. Beautiful Hardwood Floors. Freeway close For more details contact: ... Read More »

Lost in Cypress Park: Lost older female Pug [updated]


LOST DOG missing Pug…lost 9/3/15 at 3pm. Dog lives in the 400 block of Isabel street… Dog is wearing this same leopard dress on picture. Was reported that she was last seen with a caucasian woman in a 4 door grey sedan by Nightingale Middle School. Dog ... Read More »