Daily Archives: April 7, 2015
EAGLE ROCK -- An old-fashioned bell rings as you cross the threshold, breathing in leather, oil and time. It’s not surprising to learn that a cobbler has worked out of this space on Eagle Rock Boulevard for over 70 years. Harut Torossian easily remembers the day he bought the store. “May 8, 1980, my daughter’s third birthday, that’s why I never forget.”
VICTOR HEIGHTS — A pioneer of small-lot developments is working to build 14 townhomes at the top of Victor Heights, the densely packed neighborhood between Echo Park and Chinatown.
After operating online for the past year, The MiA Project, which showcases U.S. designers and manufacturers, has opened its first store on the west end of York Boulevard. Located in the former home of Gimme Gimme Records, The Mia (Made in America) Project shop will feature everything from homewares and art to lingerie and apothecary.
MORNING REPORT: A man who had barricaded himself in an Atwater Village home on Monday night surrendered after the SWAT team used tear gas to end the stand off in the 4100 block of Willimet Street ... Dodger fans say crackdown on tailgate parties was heavy handed ... A tale of two Boyle Heights bars - one Mexican, one "Chipster," - symbolize a changing neighborhood
The response at RiverPark — LA Urban’s newest community — has been overwhelmingly positive, with Phase One already 50% sold! Consumers note how spacious, airy and livable these single-family and paired homes feel. Consumers also prize the contemporary design, easy entertainment flow and high-caliber finishes throughout