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Daily Archives: October 5, 2012

Silver Lake oak trees get hacked*

Photo by Andrew Sears There is not much left of a small cluster of gnarled Coast Live Oaks* that clung to a steep Silver Lake hill above the corner of Glendale Boulevard and Bancroft Avenue.   Diane Edwardson of the Corralitas Red Car Property blog reports crews ... Read More »

Suspect arrested in Angeleno Heights killing

Police have arrested a suspect  in connection with Monday’s slaying of  a homeless man next to the 101 Freeway in Angeleno Heights. Reginald Rivers, 34, was arrested on Thursday evening without incident near Grand and Cesar Chavez avenues and booked for murder, said Lt. Wes Buhrmester ... Read More »

Cupcake dreams crumble for Echo Park bakery owner

When former publicist Genevieve Ostrander wanted to convert a former storefront church in Echo Park into a bakery, she was informed by city officials that she would have to build an underground parking garage. That was among the many bureaucratic and financial challenges that Ostrander, whose ... Read More »