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Daily Archives: September 10, 2015

Another day of heat, humidity and colorful skies

Photo by Martha Benedict

MONTECITO HEIGHTS– The hot and humid weather have made things uncomfortable but have also been accompanied by some dramatic clouds and sunsets. Martha Benedict snapped this shot earlier tonight as sunrays burst through clouds just before day’s end. Read More »

Decomposed bodies found in Echo Park apartment

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ECHO PARK — The bodies of two “severely decomposed” men were discovered inside an Echo Park apartment on Wednesday night in the 300 block of Patton Street, according to the LAPD and L.A. County Coroner. The bodies were discovered at about 10 p.m., according to LAPD ... Read More »

Now Enrolling at Silver Lake Preschool


Submitted by Lyric Preschool Ages 2 – 5 Join us for a tour of Lyric Preschool. Meet the staff and see our facility. See firsthand where your children will spend their days, learn, and grow! Daily Arts & Crafts, music, and Early Childhood Curriculum are provided. Full or half day ... Read More »

Silver Lake revisits the Rowena Road Diet

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SILVER LAKE – More than two years have passed since a nearly mile-long section of Rowena Avenue was put on a “road diet” that reduced the number of  lanes for motor vehicles while making room for bike lanes. But the road diet remains a controversial issue, ... Read More »

Early morning gusher in Silver Lake [updated]

Photo by Patrick Pascal

SILVER LAKE –– Looks like a fire hydrant got clipped at Sunset Boulevard and Lucille Avenue this morning. Patrick Pascal emailed over a photo at about 6:30 a.m. showing a gusher of water shooting above the utility poles. Update: CBS2 reports that a driver struck the ... Read More »

Open Sunday: Mt Washington Hillside Retreat


When architect John Ott graced NELA hillsides with his 1960’s designs he blended great floor plans, stellar views and simple elements into what became know as Ott Boxes. Fast forward and one of his best Boxes has traded simple for spectacular! Read More »