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Raccoons park themselves in a Silver Lake driveway

Photo by Paul Michael Neuman

SILVER LAKE ––  What were five raccoons doing in this Silver Lake driveway?  Were they trying to cut off a catalytic converter or puncture a tire?  Paul Michael Neuman of Silver Lake snapped this shot in the hills above Glendale Boulevard near the Silver Lake Library. Read More »

Los Feliz shop to cater to the urban homesteader

Photo courtesy The King's Roost

LOS FELIZ — After running around the city shopping for supplies, urban farmer and Do-It-Yourselfer Roe Sie said he thought it would be convenient to have a one-stop place near his Franklin Hills home where you could stock up on everything you need  to make your ... Read More »

Echo Park apartment buildings emerge as hot properties

Delta Street apartment building sold for $3.7 million

ECHO PARK —  If you think shopping for a home in Echo Park is a costly and competitive ordeal, try buying an apartment building.  When a 16-unit building on Delta Street went on the market earlier this month for $3.895 million, the pumpkin-colored building did not ... Read More »

Kevin de León sworn in as leader of State Senate; Boyle Heights resident honored as a Teacher of the Year; Silver Lake sobriety check point

The Key To Silver Lake | Awater Village Newbie/Eastsider Photo Pool

Morning Report: State Senator Kevin de León, whose district includes portions of Echo Park and Highland Park, was sworn in as the first Latino leader of the State Senate in more than 130 years during a $50,000 inaugural ceremony ... Isabel Morales of Boyle Heights has been honored with a “Teacher of the Year” award by L.A. Unified ... Labor organizer and former housing commissioner Mario Chavez will kick off his Council District 14 campaign with a community walk in Boyle Heights ... A sobriety check point is planned this Saturday night in Silver Lake Read More »