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Daily Archives: May 6, 2015

For Sale: Mt Washington Pool & Views!


3460 Glenalbyn Dr | $759,000 | Property Website If it’s 85 degrees in April…what will August feel like?? Here’s the perfect solution! A pristine pool & spa in a lush Mt Washington garden is ready & waiting for your summer (or right NOW!) fun…BBQ on the ... Read More »

Five questions for punk archivist and author Alice Bag

Alice Bag, author, feminist and archivist | Photo by Martin Sorrondeguy

As a child Alice Bag, born Alicia Armendariz, was shy and spoke very little English. In kindergarten, she sometimes would cry due to her frustrations with English, Spanish being her first language. As an East Los Angeles teenager Bag fronted the band The Bags in the early days of the Los Angeles punk scene. She eventually got down the whole English part just fine.

Will Highland Park City Hall ever open?

The brick and tera cotta facade of the Pacific Savings

HIGHLAND PARK –– In 2007 the city used the power of eminent domain to force the owner of the Security Trust & Savings Bank building to sell the imposing but vacant structure for use as a Highland Park City Hall and constituent services center.  But the ... Read More »

Boyle Heights affordable housing chief takes job with county supervisor; Garcetti endorses Ramsay in Council District 4 race; Elysian Valley “hipster flip” going for $518,000

Atwater Village | The Eastsider

Morning Report: Maria Cabildo, cofounder of East L.A. Development Corp., has left the Boyle Heights affordable housing developer to become chief of staff for L.A. County Supervisor Hilda Solis. ... L.A. DWP is expected to change procedures after the agency was criticized for wasting thousands of gallons of water in Eagle Rock .... Mayor Eric Garcetti endorsed Carolyn Ramsay over David Ryu in the Council District 4 race