Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Highland Park stories, photos and more

Highland Park food trucks moving on


HIGHLAND PARK — For the past five years, food trucks and their fans have gathered at the back of a shopping center at York Boulevard and Figueroa Street for a weekly celebration of mobile cuisine. Last week, however, Mong Skillman, organizer of the Tuesday night Eat ... Read More »

Hip Urban Craftsman in Highland Park


Cutest house ever! This romantic 2 bedroom Craftsman cottage is just a heartbeat from the hippest locations on both Fig AND York in Highland Park with a walk score of 83. Like to bowl? You're just a few blocks away. Read More »

For Sale: Sweet Urban Farm in Highland Park


1862 N Ave 56 | $595,000 | Property Website Attention Urban Farmers, Chicken Wranglers, Tree Huggers…Come realize your every hands in the dirt dreams on this 11,000+ gently up-slope setting. Start with morning tea in the fenced front patio, move on to happy summer gatherings in ... Read More »

York Boulevard panaderia prepares for more change

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HIGHLAND PARK —  It’s been three years since Edmundo Rodriguez and son Mario took over Elsa’s Bakery, the York Boulevard panaderia that had been serving up Mexican pan dulce to generations of residents.  They added coffee and other items to adapt the panaderia to a gentrifying ... Read More »

Lost in Highland Park: Jack Russell/Chihuahua mix


Sweet Jack is about 20 lbs. He is a Jack Russell/Chihuahua mix, or something close. He is fast and timid and needs meds! He is primarily white with brown spots, wearing a green collar. Please help us find him! He was last seen on Mount Angelus ... Read More »

Safer left turns at Figueroa and York

Courtesy Council District 14

HIGHLAND PARK — The busy intersection of Figueroa Street and York Boulevard has been the scene of numerous collisions over the years, including a crash that left six people injured last May. Today, in a bid to make the intersection safer, new left-turn lights have been ... Read More »

Highland Park shooting prompts evacuations [updated]


HIGHLAND PARK ––  Police have ordered some evacuations tonight after shots were fired in the 200 block of S. Avenue 64, said LAPD spokesman Drake Madison. It’s not clear if anyone has been hit, and the situation remains “very fluid,” he said. Update @ 11: 45 ... Read More »

For Sale: Popular & Trendy Highland Park Bungalow


5717 Buchanan Street | $525,000  Location, location, location …this delightful bungalow is one block off cool and hip York Blvd. Leave your car at home and save money by riding the gold line to work and walking to trendy shops and cafes on York in your ... Read More »

For Sale: Mid-Century Modern in the Garvanza Hills


1123 Lantana | $850000 | Property Website C. 1966 Mid-Century Modern…Home chic home.The end of the road, on the edge of grand views, positioned for complete privacy. This is a home where there is much more than meets the eye, from the lux Master bath, down ... Read More »

Six injured in Highland Park crash


HIGHLAND PARK — A traffic collision near Figueroa Street and York Boulevard tonight left six people injured, with three of them in critical condition, the LAFD reported. The crash involving an unknown number of vehicles was reported at 9:17 p.m. No further details were available. Twitter ... Read More »