Saturday, November 1, 2014

Echo Park stories, photos and more

For Rent: Echo Park Townhome With Private Garage


1615 Echo Park Ave #12 | $2,995.00 | Property Website Live the life that is Echo Park! Welcome to 36onecho, only 2 years new this light and bright residence is a street facing corner unit with higher than normal ceilings throughout. Two car tandem direct access ... Read More »

A DIY Echo Park bus bench

Echo Park DIY bus bench 10-30-2014 1-40-44 AM

ECHO PARK —  DASH bus riders who wait for the bus at the northwest corner of Echo Park and Scott avenues now have a place to sit while their ride finally arrives. Unlike most L.A. bus benches that double as billboards, this simple wood bench, secured ... Read More »

Catalytic converter thieves remain busy

A catalytic converter was cut off from the bottom this Honda Element. Photo courtesy James Stathas 7-3-2014 7-35-01 AM

ECHO PARK — This summer’s surge in catalytic converter thefts has continued into the fall, with the Rampart Division recently warning that Honda Elements are the primary target.  A Honda Element owner named Tony who lives near Scott Avenue and Laveta Terrace knows this well. His ... Read More »

High-end tote bag shop coming to Echo Park

ECHO PARK — The maker of canvas tote bags that sell for as much as $100 each will be opening its very first store in the former home of a Sunset Boulevard locksmith. Pacific Tote Company, which makes its bags in limited batches of unique colors ... Read More »