Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Elysian Heights stories, photos and more

Elysian Heights trash truck rescue

ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — Heavy-duty tow trucks were called in this morning after a city sanitation truck became stuck on the embankment off a narrow, hillside street near Elysian Park. The green sanitation truck was perched and leaning at the top of a steep slope on Duane ... 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 »

Lost in Echo Park: Beloved black lab/chow/collie

Lola age 8, 55 pounds whitened pointed snout slightly overweight escaped Cerro Gordo and Lemoyne street Friday evening. May be heading for home near Vermont and Santa Monica Blvd. She is microchipped. Please contact 213-281-8074 or [email protected] Contact: 213-281-8074 [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & ... Read More »

Lost in Elysian Heights: Tuxedo Cat

She has white paws, whiskers, and mouth. Can be skittish. Wearing a blue collar and is microchipped. Last seen 7/21 around Baxter/Lake Shore Ave Contact: 323-356-2242 Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Read More »

For Sale: Tranquil Hideaway in Elysian Heights

2137 Vestal Ave | $998,000 | Property Website BROKERS’ OPEN: Tuesday, July 12,  11 am – 2 pm. OPEN SUNDAY, JULY 17, 2-5. Love nest perched high on a hill in Elysian Heights. Your own private nature preserve on 15,000 sf of meandering pathways, tall pines, ... Read More »

Lost in Elysian Heights: Siamese cat

Gone since this weekend. Usually hangs out anywhere from the Alessandro schoolyard to the 2 freeway. Has anyone seen her? White collar and tag. This happened six months ago and she came back, suspiciously well fed, 10 days later. Are you holding onto this cat? Please ... Read More »

Lost in Elysian Heights: Snowshoe Siamese male cat

Missing from Cerro Gordo Street and Lemoyne Street. He went missing on May 4. Contact: 323 663 4002, [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Read More »

Mayor Garcetti sells Echo Park home for $1.7 million

ECHO PARK ––  Mayor Eric Garcetti and wife Amy Wakeland have sold their former residence in the Elysian Heights section of Echo Park for $1.705 million, according to Redfin.  That’s $55,000 over the asking price. Garcetti purchased the Mid-Century house at the bottom of a large hillside ... Read More »