Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Eagle Rock stories, photos and more

Will Glendale landfill expansion dump problems on Eagle Rock?

EAGLE ROCK –  The City of Glendale is planning to increase the capacity of  Scholl Canyon Landfill, which spreads over more than 500 acres across the San Rafael Hills north of the 134 Freeway.  With the landfill expected to reach capacity by 2021,  Glendale has come ... Read More »

Eastside Property: What does $700k buy in Eagle Rock?


EAGLE ROCK –  L.A. was just ranked the second least-affordable housing market in the U.S. for middle class buyers, behind only San Francisco. New York has even tipped its hat at us and muttered “Good Luck” under its breath to prospective L.A. buyers. So with that ... Read More »

Occidental College gets a colorful dose of diversity

Mural at Occidental College. Photo by Nathan Solis 5-6-2014 11-51-25 AM

EAGLE ROCK — Pola Lopez’ color scheme is vibrant and almost jarring in a narrow, second story hallway at the Occidental College  library. Orange, violet and green pop from the mural Lopez was commissioned to create by a group of students looking to promote diversity in ... Read More »

Car flips over in Eagle Rock collision

EAGLE ROCK –  One person was transported to a hospital after a car flipped over this morning in a collision near Delevan Elementary.  The L.A. Fire Department said the collision victim’s condition was unknown.  The collision was reported shortly after 8 a.m. in the 2800 block ... Read More »

For Rent: Charming 1920s Craftsman-Style Dream Home w/Private Yard & $100/per month Utilities Credit


2046 Addison Way | $2,700 | Property Website Looking for charm? Look no further! We’ve got this amazing home with tons of original built-ins, fenced private yard, laundry area – making the place so unique that you can’t resist! The eat-in kitchen features built-in breakfast nook. Laundry ... Read More »

For Sale: Gorgeous Eagle Rock Spanish with resort like backyard


5228 Vincent Avenue | $728,000 | Property Website Are you looking for a sophisticated Spanish home on a Palm tree lined street in Eagle Rock north of Colorado with a dream backyard landscape for entertaining? Who isn’t?! This lovely home has been thoughtfully updated with so much ... Read More »

Better finish your dinner and drinks before 9 p.m – It’s almost curfew on Colorado Boulevard


EAGLE ROCK — Colorado Boulevard in recent years has attracted many new restaurants and bars serving up everything from micro brews and burgers to champagne cocktails and English pea risotto. While Eagle Rock’s expanding dining and drinking scene has been welcomed by many residents, it turns ... Read More »

5 Questions for an Eagle Rock composer of quirky tunes for commercials, video games and film


You probably listen to Silas Hite’s music every day, you just don’t know it. The Eagle Rock composer – who plays twelve instruments (if not more) – crafts the soundtrack of commercials, video games, and films. It’s not the side of the music business we often ... Read More »

Shopper & Diner: BOGO micro gardens in Eagle Rock; long-lost tortas resurface in Highland Park; Silver Lake restaurant takes the heat for Coachella closure

Micro Garden

Reclaimed Micro Gardens is a new business venture by Eagle Rock resident Nick Warnes. It creates indoor space where you can easily grow edible microgreens, and it officially opened for business earlier this week on Earth Day, of course. These upcycled gardens are hand-made from reclaimed ... Read More »

For Rent: Jr. One Bed Nicely Updated Unit w/Balcony & Parking


4375 York Blvd  |$1,195/month  | Property Website Come and make this beautifully remodeled unit as your home! This lower level unit has been updated recently. The unit features a balcony, new hardwood floors (pergo), eat-in large kitchen with granite counters, bathroom with newer fixtures, cabinets, new ... Read More »