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Daily Archives: September 6, 2013

New Glassell Park townhomes underway

Until a few months ago, a large vacant lot next to the 2 Freeway in Glassell Park had been the site of a failed housing development, which left behind a giant pit and rows of rusting steel columns where a parking garage was planned below more ... Read More »

Silver Lake carob trees cut down amid safety fears

Descanso trees cut down 9-3-2013 6-13-24 AM (1)

One of the defining features of Descanso Drive has been the gnarled, approximately 90-year-old carob trees that rise from the median of the winding Silver Lake street. One of the other hard-to-miss features of the same street is the cracked, buckled and bumpy pavement damaged by the ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock and Silver Lake

Air quality officials say battery plant emissions pose a “chronic hazard” to residents of Boyle Heights. Eagle Rock Music Festival cuts band line up in half in response to community concerns. Silver Lake’s “right approach”  to Airbnb rentals. The Eastsider welcomes Cateye Spectacles as an Advertising ... Read More »