Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Eagle Rock stories, photos and more

Spring brings a new menu and flavors to Eagle Rock’s Little Beast

EAGLE ROCK — When Little Beast first opened last year, I was impressed. I loved how they’d transformed the Craftsman bungalow formerly occupied by soul food joint Larkin’s, turning the porch and side yard into a lovely alfresco experience and, a few peccadillos aside, I also ... Read More »

Captain America, where are you? Superheroes needed to recover stolen Eagle Rock comic books collection


EAGLE ROCK — Writer and teacher Adam Rose has been collecting comic books for 30 years, amassing 8,000 books that were stored in 14 white boxes in the garage of his Eagle Rock home. But earlier this month, as his family had gathered to celebrate his 40th birthday, ... Read More »

Eagle Rock says goodbye to Ernie Jr’s Taco House

Final Days at Ernie Jr's Taco House in Eagle Rock. Photos by Brenda Rees 4-16-2014 12-45-46 PM

EAGLE ROCK — The mystery continues at Ernie Jr’s Taco House, which quietly announced that it would serve up its last Grande Burrito and platters of Mexican-American food this coming Saturday, April 19. Did a developer entice the owner Ernie Cruz with big dollar signs? Why ... Read More »

Lost in Eagle Rock: English bulldog named Tiny


Friendly bulldog answers to Tiny. She has a brown studded collar. Gets tired fast. Super friendly. Was last seen on Yosemite blvd in eagle rock. Contact: 213 509-6388 Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here to fill out a form with ... Read More »

Shopper & Diner: ‘Wear the Eastside?’ asks Eagle Rock boutique; handmade gift store opens in Los Feliz; and plenty of Goodwill to go around in Glassell Park

Wearing your heart on your sleeve is so 2013. Now you can wear your neighborhood on you chest. Eagle Rock’s boutique MediaNoche  has just introduced a line of EASTSIDE t-shirts from L.A.-based map makers, Pendersleigh & Sons Cartography. Whether you want to keep your neighborhood close to ... Read More »

Lost in Eagle Rock: Large grey Maine Coon mix


Please contact us if you see our beloved cat, Foo-chan. He was hanging out in our back yard on Marwood Dr and just vanished. He is a dark grey (I think brownish) Maine Coon mix. We are in the hills above Delevan Elementary, near Yosemite Dr, ... Read More »

Small-lot developer returns to Eagle Rock street for seconds*

Eagle Rock, real estate, homes

EAGLE ROCK –  The neighborhood council voted Tuesday night in favor of  the construction of  seven townhomes on the site of a former child care center at the corner of Ellenwood Drive and Fair Park Avenue.  This would be the second small-lot project on Ellenwood  for ... Read More »

For Sale: Beautiful California Bungalow with Pool


1542 N Avenue 46  |   $689,000  |  Property Website Beautiful Bungalow with outdoor living space. This home features 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a den. Verdant vegetation showcases a private backyard oasis in this one-of-a-kind home. Personal outdoor retreat which is the perfect spot to ... Read More »

Developer wants to build a big, small-lot project in Eagle Rock

An Orange County developer is seeking  permission to build a 45-townhome, small-lot project that would rank as one of Eagle Rock’s single largest new home projects in recent years. The development of three-story townhomes, which would be built on a nearly two-acre site next to the ... Read More »

For Sale: Minimalist Modern meets Mid-Century


4848 Algoma Ave  |   $899, 000 |  Property Website Minimalist Modern meets Mid-Century in a Natural Setting. Stunning home with open floor plan, built in 1958, includes 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms & a sparkling pool. Located in a tranquil corner of  ever popular Eagle Rock. ... Read More »