Monday, May 29, 2017

Echo Park stories, photos and more

Signs of change at Sunset and Alvarado

ECHO PARK —  Get ready Echo Park foodies, Cosa Buona, which has been billed as one of this year’s most highly anticipated new restaurants, is supposed to open to the public on Thursday. At least that’s the plan for now, according to one restaurant staff member. ... Read More »

Echo Park Lake to host floating performance art on Saturday

ECHO PARK —   Pedal boats and ducks will be sharing Echo Park Lake on Saturday with a floating stage for a day-long series of performances by experimental vocalist and performance artist Carmina Escobar. The Mexico City artist has been spotted this week testing the horns placed on a ... Read More »

Beer now brewing in Echo Park

ECHO PARK — Beer fans rejoice: Echo Park now has its very own brewery. Sage Vegan Bistro has opened its brewpub in the historic Jensen’s Recreation Center. The micro-brewery and full bar, connected to the restaurant next door, will be making and serving specialty beers — ... Read More »

For Sale: Just Listed: Echo Park Craftsman

1442 W Sunset Blvd | $1,099,000 | Property Website An elegant and beautifully maintained 1909 Echo Park/historic Angelino Heights Craftsman high above Sunset Blvd offers hillside views, front and side yards, 4 beds, 3 baths, formal living and dining, den, 2,000+sf of living space and a ... Read More »

Echo Park bungalow court declared historic landmark

ECHO PARK – The City Council today voted to declare a 1920s-era bungalow court a historic cultural monument. A tenant who lives in the Spanish-Revival style dwellings at 1456 Echo Park Avenue began the effort to win landmark status and protection for Wurfl Court after the new owner ... Read More »

A Modern Paradise on Over Half an Acre in Echo Park

Hidden from the street behind an iconic fence is a unique paradise few could imagine existing in the middle of Echo Park. In 2004 the owners acquired this massive property - 3 parcels and over half an acre of land - and hired architect Rachel Allen to design their modernist dream home. Read More »

Found in Echo Park: Small parakeet

Sweet parakeet. My bird lover friend says it’s a budgie. Yellow head and green body. Blue plumes on tail Contact: [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Read More »

For Sale: Big Sur in Echo Park Hills

2147 Ewing St | $ 959,000 | Property Website This architectural gem has views of the Santa Monica Mountain Range and Silver Lake. It is Tree House and Serene Retreat combined. The split level home features 2 bedrooms and 1 bath, vaulted ceilings, large dining room ... Read More »

For Sale: Remodeled Echo Park Home

522 N. Bonnie Brae Ave | $899,000 | Property Website Beautifully Remodeled 2 bedroom 1 bath w/bonus room plus legal studio w/bathroom. New paint, flooring, windows, kitchen cabinets with granite counter tops, bathrooms have new floors and title wall on the bath tubs, new vanities and ... Read More »