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Monthly Archives: March 2013

A new season of change for a Highland Park band

The six Seasons/Photo by Nathan Solis By Nathan Solis Off of Avenue 43 outside the Lummis House sit the members of the Highland Park band Seasons. Six to a bench, surrounded by sycamore trees, hawks, squirrels and flowers the band answer questions on their next album, ... Read More »

Mt. Washington condo developer heads back to the drawing

Marmion Way Condos 3-26-2013 6-46-49 AM

Rendering of Mt. Washington condos. Marmion Way is on the right side of the rendering. Colors and details have yet to be finalized/J.M. Kivotos Architects But don’t expect big changes. The architect of a proposed six-unit condo project  at Marmion Way and Avenue 45, one of ... Read More »

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Real Estate This adorable “moddage” ( modern cottage ) at 4611 Ellenwood Drive sits on a charming residential Eagle Rock street, just a few blocks from several great restaurants and Occidental College. Offered at $495,000. This unique & gracious 1950’s Silver Lake Traditional is set above ... Read More »

Dear Eastsider: In search of a $1,200 a-month apartment

If you think trying to buy a place to live in Echo Park or Silver Lake is tough these days, just try looking for a suitable one-bedroom apartment renting for $1,200.  That’s the challenge facing Helen, a 36-year-old environmental planner who is looking to move out ... Read More »

News & Notes From Atwater & Garvanza

We’ll Meet Here, Angeleno Heights (ish) | Photo by Dan Lopez/Flying Ships Failed attempt to steal copper wire may have lead to dog’s electrocution in Garvanza. Patch & ABC7 Atwater Village play opens to a mixed review. Culture Monster Bloggers can’t live on comments alone! Support ... Read More »

Fire guts Echo Park bungalow

Echo Park burned out at Scott Avenue 3-27-2013 7-15-17 PM

No injuries were reported after an early-morning fire gutted an Echo Park house at the corner of Scott and Lake Shore avenues.  Three people were inside the one-story bungalow when the fire was reported shortly before 2 a.m., according to ABC7. The fire was believed to ... Read More »

Councilman favors lane change on Colorado Boulevard

A community meeting tonight will measure public sentiment in Eagle Rock for adding bike lanes to Colorado Boulevard, a proposal that would mean cutting down the number of traffic lanes to two from three in each direction.  The proposal has won favor among cyclists as well ... Read More »