Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Echo Park stories, photos and more

Cyclists and pedestrians to rule the road on Sunday between Echo Park and East L.A.


Leave your cars and trucks at home on Sunday. Cyclists and pedestrians will take over 10 miles of streets between East Los Angeles and Echo Park for CicLAvia. It's the first-time the route ventures into Echo Park and East Los Angeles, where it generated concerns about gentrification. Motorists, however, might be more concerned about traffic congestion as streets will be closed for much of Sunday. Read More »

Bulletin Board: Little Echoes, Echo Park Moms Group


Submitted by Little Echoes The Little Echoes moms group is a group for local mommies or daddies of babies and toddlers. We meet once a week and sometimes we have random activities throughout the week. It’s a nurturing community of parents and children, for support, for ... Read More »

Echo Park coyote rises above the rest

ECHO PARK — Apparently coyotes are not afraid of heights. On Sunday morning, Yolanda Seabourne walked into her backyard and found a coyote sitting in the branches of an Angel’s Trumpet tree. The  the animal then fled to the rooftop of a neighboring home near Sunset ... Read More »

Power out in Echo Park [update]

ECHO PARK -- A downed power line knocked out electrical service tonight to several blocks near Scott and Parmer avenues. One woman who lives near the intersection said she heard a loud pop or noise and then the lights went out sometime before 9 p.m. Read More »

Found in Echo Park: Dog near Beaudry and Sunset


Hi, This dog was found by my neighbor Sept 12th near Sunset and Beaudry . She took him to Lacy shelter, but we pulled him yesterday for fear of him being put down. We are collectively fostering him at the moment. He is very friendly , ... Read More »

Preview Opening Set For October 4th At Morton Village In Echo Park


Van Daele Homes and Fifteen Group proudly introduce an exciting new community in Echo Park opening for preview sales on October 4th. Morton Village is a limited offering of just 15 vibrant single family residences with rooftop decks and three charming bungalows in a private gated community located in the heart of Echo Park, within walking distance to eateries, shopping and entertainment. Read More »