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Daily Archives: September 12, 2016

For Sale: Charming Duplex in Trendy Highland Park!


231 Bridwell Street | $649,000 | Property Website Excellent Owner-User or Investment Opportunity in LA’s Hottest Neighborhood! (1) 2 Bed + 1 Bath Apartment – Rented $1,950/Month with Attached Garage & Laundry Room – May Be Delivered Vacant! (1) Studio + 1 Bath Apartment – 100% ... Read More »

Cleaning the scum out of Echo Park Lake


ECHO PARK –– A job posting with the title “Echo Park Lake Muck Removal” is probably one that many people pass over. But not Van Robinson. He spent his summer removing algae, scum and and other debris from Echo Park Lake as well as the ponds and ... Read More »

In memory of a Mount Washington street tree


MOUNT WASHINGTON — The cutting down of a large street tree on Avenue 45 near Marmion Way prompted someone to create a memorial to the same tree. Candles and flowers have been placed on the tree stump and a poster hanging on a nearby fence asks “Why?” ... Read More »

Echo Park’s Pizza Buona gets a new lease on life


ECHO PARK — After being forced to close late last year in the wake of a steep rent increase, Pizza Buona has found a new location not far from its previous home of more than 50 years. The neighborhood pizzeria plans to reopen on Thursday, Sept. ... Read More »

9/11 memorial at Occidental College vandalized; Echo Park firm emerges as a player in video game nostalgia

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MORNING REPORT: An Occidental College memorial consisting of 2,997 small American flags representing victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks was vandalized over the weekend .... Echo Park marketing agency Iam8bit Studio is a "fan-fueled nostalgia factory" that churns out collectible products - from soundtracks to toys - that appeal to video game fans .... UCLA researchers have released a 256-page report on 14 projects that opened up the Los Angeles river to recreation and other public uses Read More »