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Daily Archives: July 20, 2015

For Sale: Mt Washington 3/3 with Views


515 Crane Bl | $825,000 | Property Website Summertime and the livin’ is easy, lights are twinkling & the view is divine. The floor plan is bright, open & the ceilings are high, so move right in to this Mt Washington hill-top, whip up a great ... Read More »

Water main breaks in Angeleno Heights

Water gushing on Allison Avenue

ANGELENO HEIGHTS — Another day, another water main break. This one is in Angeleno Heights on Allison Avenue near Douglas Street.  The water began burbling up through the concrete pavement at about 10 a.m. But, as of 2 p.m., no crews had shown up to begin ... Read More »

How recycling fishing line can save L.A. River birds

Black fishing line recycling tubes were installed along the L.A River. | William Preston Bowling/FoLAR

The death of a blue heron named Mr. Fred, which had become tangled in fishing line along the L.A. River, has prompted the creation of a program intended to save other birds from a similar fate. The Friends of The Los Angeles River recently installed fishing ... Read More »

The man behind Echo Park’s glass-bottle Virgin of Guadalupe; former Lincoln Heights steam plant turned into climbing gym

Highland Park | Veroomac/Instagram

MORNING REPORT: An Echo Park mans explains what inspired him to use colored glass bottles to build the 50-foot-wide Phantasma Gloria, which features the image of the Virgen de Guadalupe, in the front yard of his home .... Stronghold Climbing Gym, where climbing walls rise 45 feet inside a former Lincoln Heights steam power plant, is part of a new generation of indoor climbing gyms .... Got photos to share? Join The Eastsider Photo Pool or tag your Instagram photos with #eastsiderla or send them via email to [email protected] Read More »