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Tuesday, August 4, 2015

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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

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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 »

Elysian Heights Eco Modern at $1.2M

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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.

Attic fire reported in Echo Park [updated]

ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — Firefighters are responding to reports of an attic fire in the Elysian Heights section of Echo Park that broke out at about 12: 30 p.m.  in a one-story duplex in the 2300 block of Echo Park Avenue, according to preliminary reports. * Update:  ... Read More »

Elysian Heights Elementary has talent

Devo-like act at last year's talent show | Courtesy Emilio Garza

Elysian Heights – The Elysian Heights Elementary School Talent Show, a fundraiser that benefits the school, will be held on Saturday, Nov. 22 from 1 pm to 5 p.m. on the playground. Expect a raffle, food, vendors and, of course, live entertainment featuring a student talent ... Read More »

Skateboarders can’t resist The Baxter Ledge

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ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — There is perhaps nothing more ordinary than the short section of concrete retaining wall where Baxter Street bends to meet Avon Street in the Elysian Heights section of Echo Park. But among skateboarders, this wall is an irresistible challenge,  with skateboarders sliding sideways ... Read More »