Sunday, October 23, 2016

Echo Park stories, photos and more

Police shoot man in Echo Park

Onlookers on Sunset Boulevard

ECHO PARK — One man was shot by police early this morning after officers came upon a fight in the 1400 block of Sunset Boulevard, according to the LAPD. The shooting took place at about 1 a.m. after officers got out of their vehicle and saw ... Read More »

For Rent: Modern Echo Park Townhome


1631 Echo Park Ave |$4,596/month | Property Website Relocating to LA? Looking for a fresh start? Just grab your suitcase and toothbrush because this condo comes fully furnished with everything you might need to live the Eastside LA dream in luxury. Also available unfurnished if preferred! ... Read More »

Man killed in Echo Park shooting [updated]


ECHO PARK — One person was shot tonight near Mohawk and Montana streets, police said. The victim was shot at about 9:30 p.m., said LAPD spokesman Sal Ramirez. He had no further information about the victim’s condition or the cause of the shooting. Police units remain ... Read More »

Lost in Elysian Heights: 7 month old kitten


Very friendly, fluffy black kitten missing since Friday. She has a blue collar with little yellow fish and is microchipped, but no tag. Alessando/Loma Vista Place area. She is hard to keep indoors, and likes to visit neighbors/will go in and flop down almost anywhere. Hoping ... Read More »

Found in Echo Park: Brindle coat, Lab Mix


My roommate found this very sweet, brindle coated Labrador mix in Elysian Park on October 9. He had a new color with a tag on it still, as well as a new leash, when found. He has a very prominent limp, from some problem with his ... Read More »

Pint-sized forest takes root in Elysian Park

Newly planted pine tree

ECHO PARK — Volunteers and city officials gathered in Elysian Park on Saturday morning to plant about 100 trees. It’s part of an effort to reforest the park, where hundreds of trees are dead and dying from drought and disease. However, it will be quite a ... Read More »

New from Tracy Do, Great Properties in Echo Park and NELA


This sprawling private sanctuary at the top of an Echo Park canyon places you in a magical setting, above the city but still close to it. The grand, beautifully updated Craftsman-style home sits on expansive grounds covering four contiguous parcels, with lush greenery and wandering brick pathways Read More »

For Sale: Adorable Echo Park Cottage Oasis


1522 Morton Terrace | $639,000 | Property Website Open Sunday 10/16 from 2 pm – 5 pm The Ultimate Echo Park Abode! Nestled at the top of a quiet cul-de-sac is this charming and cozy 2 bedroom, 1 bath plus bonus room cottage. It’s blocks from ... Read More »

“Cycling lifestyle” store rolls into Echo Park

Bank Supply in Echo Park

ECHO PARK —  What is a “cycling lifestyle” shop?  Echo Park will soon find out when Pittsburgh-based Banker Supply Co. opens the doors to a store featuring not only bikes but cycling apparel, accessories and an attitude designed to appeal to a wide range of riders ... Read More »