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Daily Archives: May 16, 2016

For Sale: 1920s Silver Lake Hillside Charm


1757 W. Silver Lake Drive | $1,079,000 | Property Website Nestled into the hillside, this classic Silver Lake residence boasts tiered front and back outdoor spaces and traditional 1920s charm inside. 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. 2 floors of living space plus a finished attic. Arched openings, ... Read More »

For Sale: Contemporary, Open-Plan Glassell Park home


3406 The Paseo | 1,299,000 | Property Website Exceptional new contemporary design in the hottest area. Loft style Open floor plan with 10 ft ceilings throughout. Three bedrooms, 2.5 designer bathrooms. Convertible den for office/study. Master bedroom contains fireplace, walk in closet and large open pocket ... Read More »

Will an Eagle Rock mansion become a priest retreat?

Bekins mansion Eagle Rock

EAGLE ROCK  —  The Archdiocese of Los Angeles is planning to buy the former Bekins-Lane mansion, built in the 1920s by the founder of the Bekins moving company, and turn the 3-1/2 acre-estate on Hill Drive into a religious retreat for priests. The purchase and plans have ... Read More »

Road diet planned for Fletcher Drive; shots fired in Highland Park; growing up amid the gangs of Boyle Heights

Boyle Heights | Daveed Kapoor

MORNING REPORT: A road diet and new bike lanes are planned for Fletcher Drive between San Fernando Road and Eagle Rock Boulevard in Glassell Park .... Northeast Division police received numerous calls reporting shots fired on Monte Vista Street in Highland Park at around 10:20 p.m. on Sunday .... An L.A. Times writer describes what it was like growing up in Boyle Heights in the 1980s as gangs tightened their grip on the neighborhood Read More »