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Daily Archives: May 4, 2011

Echo Park Lake Boathouse fenced off*

Workers erected a chain link fence around the Echo Park Lake Boathouse this morning. “It’s not clear if they were putting up fencing in other parts of the park,” said Dean Decent who snapped the above photo. What’s going on? The boathouse’s paddle boats were put ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Rewind Electronics is looking for musician to perform during the Echo Park Art Walk. Facebook Is this Highland Park home a de-stucco candidate? Home & History Silent auction to benefit Silver Lake school’s art program. ... Read More »

Is this Highland Park home a de-stucco candidate?

The Eastsider’s post about the Echo Park house flippers who stripped the stucco off an 89-year-old bungalow to expose the original wood siding underneath has others thinking about doing the same  – or at least recommending homes that could benefit from a de-stucco. One Eastsider reader ... Read More »

The Planning Lady

Many residents are caught off guard when they hear a developer plans to build a four-story building on their block or that beer and wine will start flowing at the former bakery down the street. In many cases, residents have an opportunity to weigh in at ... Read More »

Silver Lake restaurant to raise its Sunset Junction profile *

Cafe Stella, the French bistro tucked in the back of a Mediterranean-style complex at Sunset Boulevard and Sanborn Avenue is planning to double its seating by expanding into the corner storefront now occupied by Driftwood, a vintage and designer clothing and accessories shop.*  The cafe, owned ... Read More »