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Daily Archives: June 29, 2016

Montecito Heights playground gets a colorful makeover


MONTECITO HEIGHTS — City officials will gather tomorrow at the Montecito Heights Recreation Center to show off the latest thing in playgrounds. The renovated playground features towers and equipment topped with colorful, translucent panels that double as outdoor art. It’s the first playground in the city, ... Read More »

Bulldozers headed for office and church complex near Echo Park


The new owners of the former Metropolitan Water District campus, located between Echo Park and Downtown, are planning to begin demolition work at the Sunset Boulevard complex, a portion of which was designed by noted L.A. architect William Pereira. A small blue demolition notice attached to a ... Read More »

Why did the Boyle Heights Victorian cross the road?

Courtesy ELACC

To avoid getting demolished. That’s the reason why the historic Peabody Werden House – aka The Blue House – will be moving from its location of 121 years to the other side of East 1st Street. There it will eventually be repaired and renovated to host ... Read More »