Monday, November 24, 2014

Highland Park stories, photos and more

Weekend Bite: Coconut milk oatmeal for breakfast

Photo by Valentina | Eastside Foodbites/Instagram

Highland Park — After enjoying a bowl of coconut milk oatmeal and some  turmeric potato hash, Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites declared that her morning meal at Good Girl Dinette was the “best in breakfast in Highland Park.” Can you top that? Got a favorite ... Read More »

Highland Park businesses respond to anti-gentrification protest

Cafe De Lech on York | Nathan Solis

Highland Park — You could call it public performance art or you could call it a protest. Last Saturday, members of the North East Los Angeles Alliance marched down the sidewalks of York Boulevard as well as Figueroa Street, posting “eviction” notices on the storefronts of businesses “for not complying with the needs of the working class.” The protest against displacement and gentrification targeted a number of newer businesses that have come to symbolize the demographic and economic changes sweeping across the neighborhood. Read More »

For Sale: Highland Park – 6 Units With Views!

Highland Park, real estate

6000 La Prada St |  Property Website The Coronado Real Estate Group presents a pride of ownership six unit income property on a quiet cul-de-sac in Highland Park. Built in 1963 it consists of 4,640 SF on a 6,578 SF lot on a lush NELA hillside. Four ... Read More »

It’s back to school for a Highland Park tortoise

Truck, the tortoise | Photo courtesy Jessica Craven

Highland Park  –  After going missing for a few days,  Truck, a tortoise that has served as the mascot for The Garden Cooperative Nursery School, has been found, parents reported on Sunday.  Not surprisingly, Truck did not get very far, reports parent Jessica Craven: He had ... Read More »