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Daily Archives: July 27, 2015

Apartment building boom continues on Temple Street

A 47-unit apartment complex is planned for a Temple Street empty lot

HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN –  The surge of new residential construction along Temple Street continues as a developer has pulled building permits to construct a 47-unit apartment building on what is now a block-long, vacant lot near Echo Park and Silver Lake. Department of Building & Safety records ... Read More »

Found in Glassell Park: Yellow Love Bird

Yellow Love Bird with red face found in Glassell Park yesterday. He is sweet, but very frightened and weak. We would love to find his owner, or second best, a foster parent for him. We cannot keep the little guy as we have two cats and ... Read More »

East L.A.’s Wheelchair Wash lifts spirits and brings communities together

Photo by C.J. Salgado

EAST LOS ANGELES -- Sunday at the East L.A. Civic Center was a perfect summer day for relaxing in the park, fishing in the lake or getting your wheelchair washed. Yes, wheelchairs need a good cleaning now and then, and the 12th Annual Wheelchair Wash found volunteers providing a free cleaning as part of a day-long health and community resources fair. Read More »