Daily Archives: March 1, 2017

Stand in Solidarity with Immigrants and Refugees

Join us in solidarity, sanctuary, and sacred resistance: St. Athanasius Episcopal Church at the Cathedral Center, 840 Echo Park Ave 90026. Call or text 818-626-0952 for information on Sacred Resistance, to be on our mailing list for events, or to volunteer. Download materials from lasacredresistance.org With the increased threat of deportations and discrimination against immigrants and refugees, we stand against ... Read More »

Yes, that was a giant banana cruising down Whittier Boulevard

EAST LOS ANGELES — C.J. Salgado took this photo of a “banana car” — sporting a license plate that spelled out “SPLIT” — as it  traveled the boulevard this afternoon. The banana on wheels was a promotion for a company that makes a line of dehydrated, organic banana snacks.  Can’t wait until a low-rider banana cruises on Whittier. More East Los ... Read More »

For Rent: Glassell Park Hilltop Home with Views from The Rental Girl

2115 Camorilla Drive | $3,999 | Property Website Brought to you by The Rental Girl Angela – Home in the hills? CHECK! Trendy neighborhood? CHECK! Views? CHECK! CHECK!! Located at the end of a cul de sac in the hills of Glassell Park, this home offers you three light filled spacious 3 bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms – each with stunning views of ... Read More »

Market Snapshot: What are houses selling for in Atwater Village?

During the last three months, the average sales price of all homes sold in Atwater Village was $744,750, according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and 1,247-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 37 days on the market before it was sold. Want more numbers? Here you go: Most Expensive Home Sold:  A ... Read More »

Shop owners priced out of Silver Lake find a new home in Highland Park

HIGHLAND PARK —  After being priced out of their Sunset Junction location in Silver Lake, the owners of Reform School, which sold everything from vintage apparel and books to handmade pottery and prints, have landed  on Figueroa Street in Highland Park. The selection remains eclectic but partners Tootie Maldonado-Ellman & Billie Lopez have opted for a more refined and “grown-up” ... Read More »

Lincoln Heights pit bull attack victim dies; Councilman Cedillo faces “serious challenge” for reelection; Glassell Park weighs in on 419-unit complex

MORNING REPORT: The 76-year-old Lincoln Heights man who was mauled last month by two pit bull-type dogs has died from his injuries ..... The county coroner determined that the 14-year-old whose body was found n the L.A. River near Los Feliz, died from an accidental drowning .... KPCC says that incumbent Gil Cedillo faces a "serious challenge" in the Council District 1 race .... Glassell Park residents are being asked to comment on a proposed 419-unit housing complex Read More »