Monday, February 8, 2016

Elysian Heights stories, photos and more

A different view of Alvarado and Baxter

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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 »

Elysian Heights Architectural Open This Weekend

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2115 Park Drive. Distinctive custom residence on Elysian Heights’ premier street. Designed by noted local architect Barton Choy and completed in 2002, it has 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a large loft that could function as an additional bedroom or home office and exploits majestic views from ... Read More »

Sheriff’s bus makes an unscheduled stop in Elysian Heights

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ELYSIAN HEIGHTS -- All manner of large vehicles - moving vans, Metro buses and stretch limos - have gotten stuck trying to maneuver up and down the steep streets and tight turns of Elysian Heights and Echo Park. But this appears to be a first: an L.A. County Sheriff's Department bus - the kind used to transport prisoners - got stuck this morning as it headed down Cerro Gordo Street and tried to make a turn at Echo Park Avenue.

Lost in Elysian Heights: Grey Cornish Rex Cat


Lost cat named Marie. She is the grey cat in this picture.  She has less hair now. She was lost June 6 at Sargent Court right next to Elysian Park. She is 2 years old. You can’t miss her if you see her, very friendly. Contact: ... Read More »