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Daily Archives: August 21, 2012

Eastside Property: Garvanza Craftsman pushes the price barrier

It’s hard to find much wrong with this restored, 102-year-old Craftsman in Garvanza. The flippers who purchased the Highland Park-adjacent property in February for $251,000 have preserved and restored many of the home’s original features, including Douglas fir floors, a brick fireplace and built-in cabinets; and ... Read More »

Power outgage hits Echo Park*

About 1,400 homes and businesses in Echo Park and other nearby neighborhoods were left without power this afternoon, according to the Department of Water and POwer. Traffic officers were spotted at some intersections, including at Sunset Boulevard and Lemoyne Street (pictured above),  after signal lights went ... Read More »

Beyond the Dodger Dog

By Valentina Silva I was recently invited to a Dodgers food blogger event. It started with a tour of the Dodger offices, the press box, luxury suites, and members-only restaurants, plus a pre-game field walk on. We got to meet self-proclaimed right fielder foodie Andre Ethier, ... Read More »

Lost: Echo Park tuxedo cat named Robespierre

Submitted by E. Czyzewski My cat Robespierre got out on Sunday, 8/19, around 10am in the Baxter/Valentine area of Echo Park behind Fix Coffee. She’s a small, female tuxedo cat with four white paws and a black spot above her mouth. About 9 lbs, 3 years ... Read More »

News & Notes from Echo Park, Northeast L.A. & Silver Lake

Echo Park Deep Pool  1960s pop musician Scott McKenzie, who performed “San Francisco (Be Sure to Wear Flowers in Your Hair),” dies at his Silver Lake home. L.A. Observed &  SF Gate 540 square-foot Echo Park cottage designed by Harwell Harris now renting at $2,491 a ... Read More »