Daily Archives: April 5, 2017

Lost in Eagle Rock: Friendly 5-year-old brown Chihuahua [update]

Our beloved chihuahua, Nacho, went missing around 1p today. He’s light brown, with dark brown stripe down his back, white chest, weighs about 8lbs, about 5yrs old, very healthy. He was last seen by our house, at the very east end of Glenoaks Canyon, 2700 block, right by the hill leading up to the golf course. He has a black ... Read More »

Narcotics and gang officers conducting investigation in Silver Lake

SILVER LAKE — LAPD appears to be conducting a raid in the 2800 block of Sunset Boulevard. One resident said officers in riot gear were outside a medical marijuana dispensary at about 1 pm. People were being detained outside on the second-floor but it’s not clear if any arrests were made or what businesses were involved. LAPD spokesman Tony Im ... Read More »

Market Watch: What are houses selling for in East Los Angeles?

EAST LOS ANGELES — During the last three months, the average sales price of all single-family homes sold in unincorporated East Los Angeles was $387,238, according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 2.7 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and 1,199-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 43.7 days on the market before it was sold. Want more numbers? Here ... Read More »

Silver Lake restaurant owners defend removing part of the Elliott Smith mural

SILVER LAKE — Bar Angeles owners defend themselves in LA Weekly, explaining why they marred the cherished Elliott Smith mural. Apparently, there’s been “some inevitable backlash,” but “most reactions have been positive,” says Wade McElroy, co-owner of Bar Angeles. The mural stumbled into cultural significance back in 2000, when it served as the background for Elliott Smith in the cover ... Read More »

2 Freeway crash leaves in 3 in critical condition; woman goes missing in Eagle Rock

MORNING REPORT: Three people were critically injured and the southbound 2 Freeway was shut down after a tanker truck carrying milk was involved in a crash with three other vehicles near Fletcher Drive in Glassell Park late Tuesday afternoon .... Police are asking the public to help a 68-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease who was last seen on Monday in the 6200 block of Annan Way in Eagle Rock ....Lost in Silver Lake: Shy gray long haired female Tuxedo cat Read More »

Preliminary results show Ahn and Gomez heading for runoff in 34th Congressional District race

State assemblymember Jimmy Gomez and attorney Robert Lee Ahn appear to be headed to a June 6 runoff after emerging as the top voter getters in Tuesday’s crowded 34th Congressional District election, according to preliminary results. Gomez, who had the backing of the Democratic Party establishment and union groups,  lead the pack of two dozen candidates in the primary election with 28.14% of ... Read More »