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Daily Archives: January 15, 2014

Silver Lake stays in step with Rudyard Kipling

Rudyard Kipling poem on Silver Lake stairway. Photo by Matt Summers 1-13-2014 7-33-01 AM

The often trash-strewn Micheltorena stairway in Silver Lake is now littered with the words of  Rudyard Kipling.  Someone stenciled the words from the “Hunting-Song of the Seeonee Pack,” a poem from Kipling’s classic “The Jungle Book,” on some of the more than 200 steps of the ... Read More »

Home builder thinks big for Highland Park project

New home project in Highland Park on burland 1-11-2014 3-58-29 PM

Highland Park is often associated with cozy, century-old Craftsman bungalows.  But one home builder is betting that the neighborhood is ready for big, contemporary-style homes. Williams Homes* is in the final stages of building nine houses off Burwood Avenue with three to four bedrooms in two-story ... Read More »

High-tech help for the waters of Echo Park Lake

A little more than six months after Echo Park Lake reopened, city officials say its been smooth sailing – so far. Many of the water quality issues the lake suffered from before are being avoided this time-around with the help of technology. You may have noticed ... Read More »

News & Notes From Atwater And Eagle Rock

Highland Park is over; Real estate site predicts Eagle Rock will be among the nation’s  hottest markets this year. Atwater Village area man arrested in connection with Rowland Heights rape. Bloggers don’t live on comments alone! Support the Eastsider today with a Reader Sponsorship. Read More »