Daily Archives: February 15, 2017

Silver Lake eyewear boutique headed for Echo Park

ECHO PARK —  Gogosha Optique, which has been selling high-end eyewear in Silver Lake since 2008, closed its Sunset Boulevard boutique at the end of last month as it prepares to move east into a former discount store in Echo Park. Its opening will help fill up one of several vacant spaces that had once dotted the block. The eyewear ... Read More »

Gold Line train and vehicle collide in Highland Park [updated]

HIGHLAND PARK — Metro has halted Gold Line rail service in the Highland Park area after a train collided with a vehicle this afternoon near Avenue 52 and Marmion Way. Firefighters are assessing the condition of a person in the vehicle but no passengers on the train were injured, the L.A. Fire Department said on Twitter. The crash took place ... Read More »

DIY binoculars help young Highland Park bird watchers focus on nature

HIGHLAND PARK -- “Let’s go to the Secret Forest!” pleaded members of the Nature Club at San Pascual STEAM Magnet Elementary. They pointed to a cropping of trees on the western side of the Highland Park campus, where tall oaks, pines and eucalyptus present a shady spot for students during recess – and a perfect place for various birds to perch. Read More »

For Sale: Silver Lake Stunner – 2bdr + 1bth PLUS Converted Studio/Garage

3108 Bellevue Avenue | $875,000 | Property Website Charming Silver Lake Bungalow – in the centre of all the action! It doesn’t stop there. This property features a converted garage/studio out back, great for hosting guests on a longer term stay, or Airbnb ready! Step off the front porch into a charming foyer, complimented with high ceilings and well-proportioned rooms, ... Read More »

Soap opera star selling Glassell Park home for $815k; homeless can pay tickets with community service; more inspections for problem apartments

MORNING REPORT: The City Council voted in favor of allowing homeless persons to pay parking tickets through community service instead of paying a fine .... "Blighted or low-quality" apartment building will be inspected more frequently by the city's Housing and Community Development Department .... Actress Katherine Kelly Lang -- aka Brooke Logan of The Bold and the Beautiful soap opera -- has put her Glassell Park home on the market for $815,000 Read More »