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Daily Archives: August 20, 2012

Watch out for your Toyota if you live south of Sunset

A week in Grand Theft Auto as reported by Rampart Division−which patrols Echo Park and Silver Lake south of Sunset Boulevard and all of Angeleno Heights and Historic Filipinotown–shows that thieves preferred Toyotas by a wide margin. Between Aug. 12 and Aug. 18, six of the ... Read More »

Not everyone welcomes Boyle Heights’ affordable housing boom

Developers of affordable housing have been busy in Boyle Heights, with several hundred apartments for low-income families and seniors that have recently been completed or are in different stages of planning and construction. The list of projects include the 53-unit Sol y Luna that would rise ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Eastside  Property: An Echo Park house for $879,000? Not quite, but close.  Home & History Fire damages Eagle Rock house on Ridgeview Avenue. Patch Northeast L.A. homeless advocates seek support. Bulletin Board Watch out for ... Read More »

A library in a box pops up on a Silver Lake street

Photos courtesy Amy Seidenwurm For the Silver Lake residents who live along Lake View Avenue, the search for a new book  is now as simple as walking down the block to the newly installed Little Free Library. Don’t expect to go inside the Little Free Library, ... Read More »