Daily Archives: April 24, 2017

Kite Fest flies high above El Sereno

EL SERENO —  Replicas of parrots, winged lizards and Sponge Bob took flight into the bright blue skies above Ascot Hills Park on Sunday for the 7th Annual Kite Fest. Event organizers provider free kites but many of the people who lined the dirt trails of the 93-acre park brought their own.  In addition to kite flying, the festival, sponsored ... Read More »

Fill ‘er Up: Water to begin flowing into Silver Lake reservoirs tomorrow

SILVER LAKE — Officials will gather Tuesday afternoon to open a valve and release water back into the Hyperion and Silver Lake reservoirs, the L.A. DWP announced today. After being drained in 2015 for a pipeline project, the refilling of the two reservoirs will be completed much sooner than expected because surplus water from the above-average Eastern Sierra snowpack, said the ... Read More »

Glassell Park Mormon church to be demolished [update]

GLASSELL PARK —  Nearly two years after it was nearly destroyed in a fire, the Mormon church next to the 2 Freeway remains closed, with most of its vast roof missing and its brick exterior tagged with graffiti. The building looks like it will remain in this state for the immediate future because the church has not yet decided what ... Read More »

Possible expansion in the works for Cliff’s Edge in Silver Lake

SILVER LAKE — Cliff’s Edge, one of neighborhood’s most upscale restaurants, appears to be planning a major expansion, according to a filing with the Planning Department. The restaurant at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Edgecliff Drive is seeking a permit to allow the sale of a full line of alcoholic drinks “with the expansion of the existing restaurant,” says ... Read More »

Lost in Echo Park: Very friendly fluffy black female cat [updated]

She’s one years old/medium- loves to eat. Has a chip and a collar. She loves to visit neighbors and be outside. She loves to eat. Very friendly. She has a delicate little “mew.” We miss her/have you seen our girl? Loma Vista/Allesandro area. Update: The fluffy cat has been found! Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please ... Read More »