Highland Park - Police apprehended two suspects tonight following a pursuit that began in Echo Park and ended near Monte Vista Street and Avenue 61, where one of the suspects was Tasered by police as TV helicopters recorded the scene from overhead.
ECHO PARK -- A new set of stop signs at Morton Avenue and Academy Road surprised some motorists today, with a few drivers blowing past the newly installed signs or coming to an abrupt halt. The intersection already had stop signs for those drivers heading downhill on Academy and Morton Place.
Sales Report: Silver Lake home sells for more than $1,100 a square-foot; Eagle Rock Mid Century goes for $955k; Lincoln Heights lot fetches $45k
A contemporary-style Silver Lake home on Effie Street has only 672-square-feet of space but includes a recording studio with a private deck. The new owners paid more than $1,100 a square-foot.
LINCOLN HEIGHTS-- Kris and Mike Kolker have amassed a large collection of murals and large artwork created by street artists as part of their musical writing business. Now, the couple are proposing to use that collection and their Lincoln Heights studio as the foundation for Los Angeles' first mural museum. But if their idea is to become a reality, the couple needs to overcome some major hurdles.
SILVER LAKE -- A cluster of child care centers in Silver Lake are among the 1,500 statewide that were found to have measles vaccination rates deemed to be at the highest risk of outbreaks, according to an L.A. Times report. The schools were among those that reported vaccination rates of 92% or less last October to the California Department of Health, which published the results on its website.
Homeless man’s garden grows on an Atwater median; Silver Lake’s new shopping hot spot; Sixth Street Viaduct groundbreaking ceremony
MORNING REPORT: "I like to think of it as a contribution to the universe" is how Jeff Harmes, a 46-year-old homeless man, describes the garden he tends to in an Atwater Village median strip ... The 3500 block of Sunset Boulevard has emerged as Silver Lake's new shopping hot spot ... A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled on Friday for the Sixth Street Viaduct Replacement Project
Fred is an adult siamese cat w/ blue eyes. Very friendly, indoor-only cat with medical needs.. Last seen on February 16, (800 block of E. ... Read More »
ECHO PARK -- Gaspar, the latest community by Planet Home Living launched with great success of the first phase, selling out despite a typically challenging month of for new home sales in December. Phase two is underway and tours will be scheduled next month for an exclusive first look walk-thru.