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Daily Archives: October 26, 2012

A yurt of your own now renting in Silver Lake

For those who can’t afford to live in a million-dollar mid century home in Silver Lake, there is this yurt-like option now renting for $1,500 a month.   Real estate agent Brock Harris  came across the Craigslist ad for a “500 Sq feet circular tent type structure ... Read More »

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Eastside Property: Garvanza flip fails to break the $500,000 barrier. Home & History Silver Lake elementary holds Great Pumpkin Festival and fundraiser. Save The Date Lost: Silver Lake cat named Happy Feet. Lost & Found Read More »

East Los Angeles College library begins a new chapter

The campus library at East Los Angeles College was built only about 30 years ago. But the campus, which is located in Monterey Park but serves East L.A. and surrounding communities, and technology have changed dramatically since the library opened in 1979.  On Thursday, school officials ... Read More »

Sunset Boulevard in a new light

  City crews will soon finish retrofitting Sunset Boulevard street lights  through much of Echo Park and Silver Lake with new, energy-efficient LED lights.  The classic fluted lampposts are also getting a new coat of “Spring Street Green” (pictured above) as the new lights are installed. ... Read More »

Lost: Silver Lake cat named Happy Feet

Submitted by A. Goodman Our cat wandered off the night of Wednesday, October 17 from our home on Fernwood Avenue, just north of Griffith Park Blvd., in Silver Lake. He is a black and white “tuxedo”, about 5 years old and ~14 lbs.  He is wearing ... Read More »

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, East L.A., Glassell Park & Silver Lake

Fancy Fence, Lincoln Heights | Photo by Laurie Avocado/Flickr Councilman Huizar passes sobriety following Boyle Heights traffic accident. L.A. Now City Council candidate and Glassell Park resident recounts his past as cruise ship performer. KCET Departures Training begins early for Boyle Heights-East L.A. football rivalry.  Boyle Heights ... Read More »