ELYSIAN VALLEY -- A proposal to build a two-mile-long pipeline to bring and irrigate Elysian Park with recycled water seems like a good idea in a time of severe drought. Installing that pipeline, however, would require digging up the streets of Elysian Valley as well as the popular L.A. River path, triggering opposition among residents, some of whom want the pipe rerouted to avoid the "mess" of construction.
ELYSIAN VALLEY — At least two vehicles collided this morning near Riverside Drive near Stadium Way. Jennifer Deines snapped photo the scene after 8 a.m. after LAFD had arrived on the scene. No word on injuries but Deines said they appeared to be minor. Read More »
ELYSIAN VALLEY — As a teenager, singer and songwriter Mia Todd used to practice at her father’s art studio in Elysian Valley near the L.A. River. Now, Todd is returning to the neighborhood to open a performance space and cafe with her husband and a partner involved in a former New York music and art venue known as Zebulon.
ELYSIAN VALLEY -- Dorris Place Elementary held a ribbon-cutting ceremony last week to show off its computer lab that was refurbished with new equipment after a third-grade student submitted a winning essay in an IT makeover contest for schools.
About 1,000 volunteers spent Saturday, Earth Day, hauling out litter and trash from the Los Angeles River as part of the 26th Annual La Gran Limpieza: The Great Los Angeles River Clean Up.
ELYSIAN VALLEY -- The blue-and-white "Share The Path" signs along the L.A. River path are intended for cyclists and pedestrians - not motorists. But on Saturday night, Elysian Valley residents reported seeing a black, late-model Honda traveling on the narrow pathway, according to the Elysian Valley Neighborhood Watch..
Found in The Elysian Valley/Frogtown near the Marsh Street Skate Park. No tags or collar. Looks like he got into a scuffle and maybe was bit in the face. Very sweet little guy. Hit me up if you lost your dog friend. Contact: 6613325463 Want to ... Read More »
Just beyond the flowering cherry blossom trees on Denby Avenue sits this romantic 1926 Spanish bungalow in the heart of booming Frogtown. Lovingly maintained for the past 40+ years by the same family, this is a great opportunity to invest in Elysian Valley, one of the LA's hottest up-and-coming neighborhoods.
ELYSIAN VALLEY-- A fatal motorcycle crash tonight has shut down the transition road from the southbound 2 Freeway to the southbound 5 Freeway, reports the CHP. A SigAlert was declared at about 6 p.m., with officials expecting the transition road to be closed for at least two hours.
ELYSIAN VALLEY -- Police in riot helmets have sealed off streets and an LAPD helicopter is hovering overhead this afternoon after officers responded to calls of a man behaving erratically and having a "violent episode," according to a police spokeswoman. Streets near Denby and Blake avenues were blocked off, and paramedics and fire trucks are parked nearby