Daily Archives: June 8, 2017

Glassell Park 4th Graders present their idea for a water-wise community

GLASSELL PARK — A trio of students  from Los Feliz Charter School for the Arts headed to City Hall recently to present their concept for a water-wise community designed for a riverfront site near their campus. Their presentation was part of  the Young Citizen Artists Project, which involves students in real-life design issues, said fourth grade teacher Anna Soffer.  This ... Read More »

For Sale: Hightail it to Highgate Views

1415 Highgate Ave | $795000 | Property Website Ohhh...nothing makes you happier than the morning sun, coffee and a little Joni belting ‘California,’ while sitting at your outdoor office, and taking in the views, the scent of summer wafting in the air, your creative juices flowing. Read More »

A scoop of Negroni ice cream anyone? Explore these twists on the classic cocktail for Negroni Week on the Eastside

The fifth annual Negroni Week, a charity-driven campaign highlighting the classic Italian aperitif on bar menus around the world, is now underway. The Negroni is a distinctly bitter cocktail traditionally built with gin, sweet vermouth, Campari and an orange twist, but for participating bars and restaurants and even an ice cream shop on the Eastside, it’s about exploring new ways to express booze-inspired creativity. Read More »

On The Market: Cypress Park “condo alternative”; Glassell Park Traditional; Silver Lake 2-bedroom

More than 40 single-family homes, condos and other properties went up for sale on the Eastside during the last week. Here’s a sample of what’s new on the market: Cypress Park: 2-bedroom, 720-square-foot “condo alternative” with one-car garage. $419,999. Glassell Park: 4-bedroom traditional with a view of the hills. Reviewing offers Friday. $749,000. Silver Lake: 2-bedroom – with the possibility of ... Read More »

Jimmy Gomez’ path from Target to Congress; more elections on the way; fire department wants drones

MORNING REPORT: How Eagle Rock resident Jimmy Gomez went from working at Target store and Subway sandwich shop to serving in the State Assembly and now heading to Congress ..... Jimmy Gomez's victory and election to Congress means there will now be yet another election held to replace him as representative of the 51st Assembly District .... the L.A. Fire Department is moving ahead with plans to deploy drones during fires and other emergencies Read More »