MONTECITO HEIGHTS -- Police have released a surveillance video of two burglary suspects who might be connected to a series of break-ins, including a recent incident in which the suspects broke into the victim’s home while she barricaded herself in a bathroom.
A Homeless Town Hall this week focused on the homeless problem along the Arroyo Seco covered a wide range of questions and issues, from the need for more affordable housing to concerns about public safety and the cost of encampment clean ups. The Tuesday night panel discussion and forum at Ramona Hall included not only residents, police officers and homeless advocates, but some homeless individuals as well.
“Mac” is a 3 year old white Male Maltese mix. He is a shelter rescue. Macintosh survived a coyote attack on Super Bowl Sunday and made his way out of Debs Park. We live in Montecito Heights near Latrobe but believe he was likely picked up ... Read More »
The bobcat, although rare in urban settings, sometimes crosses paths with a surprised Angeleño in their neighborhood. After another recent sighting in Montecito Heights and what some described as a “hysteria or unnecessary fear,” a wildlife expert was invited to give residents a lesson in Bobcat 101. Read More »
German Shepherd, probably 2-4yrs, female, pretty friendly but cautious, maybe 50lbs. Found her in Happy Valley- Lincoln Heights – Montecito Heights. Have seen her around for about a week before picking her up. Contact: [email protected] Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click ... Read More »
720 Montectio Drive | $799,000 | Property Website Fluid, flexible, FABULOUS! Perfectly sited on its own lush green knoll, this 60’s retreat is quietly unassuming from the street but simply great in every way as you step through the gated entry. The flow from room to ... Read More »
Scared yet gentle black chihuahua mix. She is wearing a red harness and has surprisingly long legs for a chihuahua. Last seen in Highland Park at the Superior Grocers on Figueroa. Do not chase. Sit down and gently coax her. We miss her so very much. ... Read More »
MONTECITO HEIGHTS -- In high school Roy Payan ran the hills of Montecito Heights for cross country. He remembers being chased by road runner hens and a very green place with rabbits and lizards high above the city in a place known as Flat Top. Today, Payan, a 57-year-old retiree, walks the trail to Flat Top and the area is bare. Beer bottles and bullet casings also litter the ground. But the glamour of Flat Top can’t be denied, like a stage atop a hill with the citizens of Los Angeles below as the audience. Read More »
MONTECITO HEIGHTS – A large parcel of undeveloped hillside will become public parkland instead of a private housing project after government officials pledged $1.4 million to buy the the hill known as Flat Top. The purchase of about 37 acres is expected to be completed next ... Read More »
MONTECITO HEIGHTS — The Audubon Center at Debs Park has begun organizing Tuesday morning hikes though the hilly park. Interim Director Jill Sourial started the hikes in August, with plans to continue them through September. “We have been taking various routes up to the pond and ... Read More »