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Daily Archives: September 16, 2013

91 Boyle Heights street trees on the chopping block


City tree cutting crews were busy in Boyle Heights this weekend, sawing  and hacking down street trees along the 1800 block of East First Street near Mariachi Plaza. It’s part of a project that will remove 91 trees along First Street and improve cracked and broken ... Read More »

Pierogi & Gulasz: Polka plays up Old World favorites

Polka has been on my culinary to-do list for a while, but for some reason, I just couldn’t get there. Maybe it the location—the Glassell Park restaurant is hidden in one of those only-in-LA strip malls where parking kerfuffles run rampant, and every other space is ... Read More »

Former postal parking lots attract development ideas

Two former and now fenced off post office parking lots in Atwater Village and Echo Park may eventually be filled with homes and stores. The lots were closed to postal customers after the U.S. Postal Service decided against renewing the leases on the properties as part ... Read More »

For Sale: Beautiful Highland Park Craftsman Home

5924 Hayes Avenue $749,999 | 2 Bedrooms | Map Light filled Craftsman built in 1911 in the HPOZ of beautiful Highland Park. Spacious outdoor living on a secluded 19,069 square-foot lot; hedge borders, elongated driveway, and mature trees create a private estate like experience. Restored with ... Read More »

Atwater council dishes out $5,000 for produce stand

The Atwater Village Neighborhood Council will provide a $5,000 grant to design and build a produce stand to benefit Taking The Reins, a local non-profit that offers farming and horsemanship classes to underprivileged young women. After debating the issue at last week’s meeting, the majority of ... Read More »