Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Elysian Heights stories, photos and 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 »

Elysian Heights truck stop

Friday's stuck truck | David Schnepp

ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — How many trucks, buses, limos and other long vehicles have bottomed out and gotten stuck at the intersection of Echo Park Avenue Cerro Gordo Street? We have lost track. But there were two more, stuck truck incidents on Friday and Saturday involving different ... Read More »

Found in Elysian Heights: Friendly Cat


Male neutered cat started hanging out around our yard (near Cerro Gordo/Princeton) over the last 3-4 weeks…he’s friendly, no microchip. Looking to see if someone recognizes him. Contact: [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Read More »

A different view of Alvarado and Baxter

baxter and alvarado

ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — The corner of  Baxter and Alvarado streets  is one of those places in the hills where people have gathered to watch stunning sunsets, glimmering city lights or brush fires in the distance. But passersby this week found that part of the view had ... Read More »

Found in Elysian Heights: Black male cat


Found a young healthy black male cat. Very friendly and playful. Found Sunday September 20th in Elysian Park between the fire road and Stadium Way. L ooking for a new home if no owner responds. Contact: [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click ... Read More »

Elysian Heights Elementary School: Reaching Toward the Future


Submitted by Elysian Heights Elementary Grade Levels: K-6 Elysian Heights Elementary School (EHES) is celebrating 100 years of service in the Elysian Heights Valley. As we celebrate the past, we have squarely set our sights on transforming our foundation to ensure we are preparing students to ... Read More »