News & Notes:
- USA Today explores the tangled tax history of Donald Sterling’s boyhood home in Boyle Heights. The Sterling family still owns the home on North St. Louis Street and, according to a tenant, Sterling and V. Stiviano have visited the place together.
- It takes 70 steps to reach the front door of a custom-built Silver Lake home but the rewards are sweeping views for its residents, says L.A. Times.
- Metro to vote on raising base fare 25 cents to $1.75; senior and disabled monthly passes would rise 43% to $20. The agency’s basic fare is among the lowest in the nation. More in Daily News.
- Lots of gunfire reported in Glassell Park Tuesday night near Eagle Rock Boulevard and Verdguo but there was no evidence that anyone got hit , says Northeast Division.
New In Eastside Property Listings
Hey, Highland Park, wake me when you’re gentrified.
— Womanic-Depressive (@klevine617) May 21, 2014