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Daily Archives: March 7, 2016

Silver Lake sky after the storm

Photo by Dan Gershon

SILVER LAKE — The same storm front that brought thunder, lightning and hail this morning also made for some dramatic skies this afternoon as photographed from the Silver Lake Reservoir by Dan Gershon.  It was also a good afternoon for bird watching, with Gershon snapping an ... Read More »

For Sale: 2-bed/1.5-bath in Highland Park


1965 Phillips Way | $629,000 | Property Website It’s here! That untouched 60’s ranch tucked on its own little knoll, shaded by a glorious sycamore tree and just waiting for your mid century furniture, LP collection & cool patio parties. It’s already open and welcoming so ... Read More »

Echo Park loses the guardian of its Cuban past

Angel Dominguez Mondejar | Courtesy Rhonda Reynolds

ECHO PARK —  Jose Angel Dominguez Mondejar was part of Echo Park’s once thriving Cuban community with its restaurants, shops and newspapers.  As the years passed, many of those Cubans and their businesses moved away.  But Dominguez stuck around, his white coat and pants making him ... Read More »

Silver Lake waits for its reservoirs to be refilled

Emptied Silver Lake Reservoir | Courtesy LADWP

SILVER LAKE — The people who live and walk around the Silver Lake and Ivanhoe reservoirs have watched as water has been drained and a new pipeline begins to snake across the dry reservoir bed. While progress is being made, construction is not expected to be ... Read More »

A Monday morning wake up call of rain, thunder and hail

Northbound 101 at Silver Lake exit | Timothy Swop

From Atwater Village to East Los Angeles, Eastside residents awoke this morning to the sound of heavy rain, thunder and hail. Twitter and Instagram were filled with images  and messages of downpours, window-rattling thunder and pea-size hail piling up in parking lots and welcome mats. The ... Read More »