Monday, April 14, 2014

Glassell Park stories, photos and more

Sponsored Post: Modern design and comfort in Glassell Park

This newly remodeled two-story home is located in the vibrant community of Glassell Park. There will be an open house on Sunday, January 12 from 1 pm to 4 pm. The over 1,400-square-foot home features an open floor plan that is very family-friendly. Through the front ... Read More »

For Rent: Glassell Duplex Off Colorado Boulevard


4415 Verdugo Road  |  $1,650/Month  |  Property Website Unit offers 2 bedrooms and 1 full bath. Light and bright living room. Remodeled bathroom and kitchen with granite counters, tile floors and stainless steel stove, dishwasher, and microwave. Gleaming hardware floors throughout. Gated front yard. 1 car ... Read More »

Look, up in the sky. It’s a bird. It’s a plane. Nope, it’s a drone over Glassell Park


Apparently someone got a drone for Christmas and was flying it over a Glassell Park hillside, according to a YouTube video  posted on Dec. 26. The video shows what’s described as a  Phantom Quad buzzing over the hillside where the Glassselland sign stood earlier this year.  There ... Read More »

City makes a move to buy Taylor Yard riverfront parcel

The City Council has moved to begin negotiations to buy more than 40 acres of the former Taylor Yard rail yard on the border of Cypress Park and  Glassell Park and turn the contaminated land  into  public green space and restored wetlands along the L.A. River. ... Read More »

Police seek getaway car in connection with Glassell Park killing

The LAPD has released a surveillance photo of  a dark green Ford Mustang  believed to have been used by suspects  in the Nov. 27  fatal shooting of  James Marcus Howe, a reality TV show director and producer, at his Glassell Park home. Police have been circulating ... Read More »

Police apprehend suspect in Glassell Park drive-by shooting


View Larger Map Police apprehended a suspect in connection with a drive-by shooting that took place tonight near Verdugo Road and Avenue 31 in Glassell Park.  No one was injured in the shooting, said Lt. Andrew Mathes with the Northeast Division.  He had no further details ... Read More »

One dead in Glassell Park car crash


A 27-year-old man died after the car he was driving collided with another vehicle and overturned at the intersection of Verdugo Road and York Boulevard in Glassell Park intersection this afternoon, police said. Diego Frias died from his injuries at Huntington Memorial Hospital; His passenger, Misty ... Read More »

Glassell Park nursery school presents The Winter Garden Festival

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Submitted by Jessica The Garden Nursery School Homemade food! Artisanal beer! Kids crafts and Games! Handmade gift shoppe! Santa House! Kids band Gwendolyn and the Good Time Gang! Face painting! This event, on December 7th from 11AM-4PM, will have it all. And it’s a fundraiser for ... Read More »

Elderly man killed crossing Glassell Park street*


A man believed to be in his 80s died early Sunday evening after being struck by at car on Eagle Rock Boulevard in Glassell Park, according to a City News report in the Daily News. The man was in a crosswalk at Eagle Rock Boulevard and ... Read More »

Fatal shooting reported in Glassell Park


One man was killed and a woman left in critical condition  in what police say may have been a possibly gang-related shooting that took place this morning in the 2900 block of Sagamore Way, according to a preliminary report from the LAPD Northeast Division. The shooting ... Read More »