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 »
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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 –– A charter bus out of Santa Barbara became the most recent large vehicle to run into trouble at the intersection of Echo Park Avenue and Cerro Gordo, stranding a group of passengers at the corner late Saturday afternoon. In late June, an L.A. ... Read More »
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 »
ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — It’s been nearly five years since the first phase of an 18-acre chunk of new parkland opened on a hillside that rises up from Riverside Drive. The park has a basketball court, playgrounds, picnic areas and trails. What it does not have is ... Read More »
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 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 »
This newly constructed home is nestled in the quiet hills of Elysian Heights. Built by Sunia Homes, this LEED certified home features a unique first-floor entry that winds through spacious living and dining room areas.
ECHO PARK -- Construction will soon begin on 2,000 feet of sound walls along the 2 Freeway as part of a larger project to reconfigure the southern end of the 2 Freeway.