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Daily Archives: August 23, 2011

Echo Park’s Lady of the Lake goes undercover

The Lady of the Lake, the Art Deco-style statue that has overlooked Echo Park Lake for about 80 years, was wrapped up in blue tarp this morning and hauled to a temporary location near the park restrooms (pictured above) on the north side of the park.  ... Read More »

Will buying a “bricker” get you a bargain?

For many property buyers, the risk of buying a brick building – even one that is reinforced – in quake prone Los Angeles (or even Washington, D.C.) is not worth the charm and character that come along with these older buildings. But, the recent sale of ... Read More »

Former TV anchorman turns camera on Frogtown artists

Get the flash player here: http://www.adobe.com/flashplayer Bill Lagattuta is best known for his years working as a Los Angeles TV news anchorman and an award-winning national network correspondent. But these days, Lagattuta is pursing another long-term passion – painting and sculpture – in a studio in ... Read More »