Saturday, December 20, 2014

Eagle Rock stories, photos and more

New owner takes over Eagle Rock wine shop

Colorado Wine Co. pictured in 2012 as their new location prepared to open.

Eagle Rock - Fans of the Colorado Wine Co. were saddened this summer when Jennifer Morgan, who owned the wine shop with her husband, John Nugent, died at age 44 after battling leukemia. This week, Nugent announced that a new owner has taken over Colorado Wine, which ... Read More »

Found in Eagle Rock: Small, white Maltese dog


Found a little white maltese doggie running around the 134W entrance off Colorado Blvd, near the Trader Joe’s in East Eagle Rock. Doggie is safe and sound, but is probably missing home. Please contact me if you have any information about the owner. Contact: lkrovoza@gmail.com/(530) 219-3306 ... Read More »

Mid-Century Eagle Rock office building selling for $8.2 million


EAGLE ROCK — Eagle Rock does not have much in the way of large, Mid-Century commercial buildings. That’s why the three-story, 30,000-square-foot building office building at the corner of Eagle Rock Boulevard and Merton Avenue stands out. The former California Federal Savings building featured floor-to-ceiling windows, ... Read More »

Family and friends mourn Eagle Rock man killed in motorcycle crash


EAGLE ROCK -- Victor Chavez worked as a carpenter and welder but he was also incredible athlete and motorcyclist, according to his family. "He was good at everything he did," said his wife, Emily Dalton Chavez. But it was while riding his motorcycle earlier this month that Chavez collided with a car and died from his injuries only a few days shy of his 44th birthday. Read More »

Eagle Rock’s summer of million-dollar home sales

This Hill Drive home sold for $1.8 million in September | Google Maps

EAGLE ROCK — The blocks north of Colorado Boulevard have long commanded some of the neighborhood’s most highest real estate prices. That was certainly the case this past summer when five properties sold in excess of  $1 million. The homes reflected a variety of styles, from ... Read More »

For Sale: Dream house in Eagle Rock


1540 Wildwood Drive | $189,000 | Property Website Build your dream house in Eagle Rock. The project has plans approved, permits and most of the foundation work already completed, including caissons and retaining walls. The lot has a great view on a quiet street with all ... Read More »

Eagle Rock residents feel dumped on by proposed landfill expansion

Scholl Canyon Dump trucks Eagle Rock Glendale 9-18-2014 12-04-21 AM

EAGLE ROCK -- Seeking a quiet place to live where they could send their kids to neighborhood schools, Ryan and Allison Turner moved from Echo Park this February to the top of a dead-end street with only a few suburban-style homes located a short walk from the landmark Eagle Rock. The 7600 block of N. Figueroa Street, however, is not always that quiet, the Turners discovered. Read More »