ECHO PARK – $7.5 million for an Echo Park Avenue apartment complex? $3.2 million for a Morton Avenue bungalow court? Are these asking prices way to high? Apparently not – at least for some potential buyers.
Planning to park near Dodger Stadium? Better have the right permit before you try these Echo Park streets [updated]
ECHO PARK -- The city is apparently going to make it tougher for Dodger fans to park on city streets near the ballpark. The installation of new signs near residences on Academy Road and Scott Avenue west of the stadium inform drivers that they will need a District "D" permit if they want to park on the street four hours before and during any event at the ballpark.
ECHO PARK -- Every May for about the past two decades the Presencia Cubana - aka the Cuban Music Festival - at Echo Park Lake has filled the park with the sights and rhythms of Cuban culture. But not this year. Organizers have cancelled the festival, blaming Councilman Mitch O'Farrell and the Recreation & Parks Department for imposing new regulations that prevent the installation of a dance floor on the grass.
Off The Saw will be hosting a timber framing intensive workshop in Echo Park. Timber framing is a traditional construction technique that joints heavy, squared-off timbers with large wooden pegs. Samuel Moyer of Samuel Moyer Furniture will lead students in building a timber frame guest house that will be constructed and installed in Echo Park.
ECHO PARK -- A developer is planning to build a seven-story apartment building in the south end of Echo Park across the street from a new park and community garden on Patton Street.
ECHO PARK -- Echo, the first of several large housing developments that are in the works for Temple Street, is now offering up one and two-bedroom apartments for rent as the 49-unit complex nears completion.
ECHO PARK — It has been 80 years since the Lady of the Lake, an Art Deco-style statue created by Ada Mae Sharpless, made its debut at Echo Park Lake. The 14-foot-high cast stone figure has been photographed countless times and was restored and returned to its original, prominent spot at the tip of a peninsula that juts into the lake. But not everyone has been impressed with the goddess-like figure.
ECHO PARK – An Echo Park man whose dog Fannie was stolen by two women posing as animal cruelty officers was reunited with his pet after police arrested one of the suspects, reports ABC7.
Our very friendly tuxedo cat Kuno is missing since April 30th. He was last seen around the corner of Morton Avenue and Morton Terrace. He might still wear his violet collar with little flowers on it. He has a distinct white stripe on his nose, white ... Read More »