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Lost in Echo Park: Tan Chihuahua Mix Dog

I am looking for my small, tan (with some white) chihuahua mix dog named Taco. He is about 9 lbs and, although friendly, is a very anxious dog. He ran away from my roommate on Saturday evening while I was out of town. He was last seen on Bellevue Ave. near the Echo Park Lake. Taco is wearing a Mickey ... Read More »

Sunday’s Cat: A wise old lady named Skunk

ANGELENO HEIGHTS — Danielle Davis describes skunk as a “wise old lady” who reigns as the matriarch of her family. “Her favorite pastimes include pushing objects off of flat surfaces, coughing up large fur balls and hanging out with her human dad,” said Davis. “Pictured here she is overseeing her queendom from under her favorite fern.” Meet More Sunday’s Cats More ... Read More »

Sunday’s Cat: Nothing like taking a cat nap on your back

ANGELENO HEIGHTS — Nancy Lee describes Sky as “an independent and loving Siamese who likes to nap on her favorite chair on my front porch … sometimes on her back.” Got a cute cat photo and details to share? Submit it here Meet More Sunday’s Cats More Angeleno Heights stories Read More »

“We are tired of it” – Vehicle break-ins adding up in Angeleno Heights

ANGELENO HEIGHTS –– The Eastsider  reported last week on a vehicle break-in spree in this 19th-Century enclave, with eight break-ins taking place within a matter of days. But some Angeleno Heights resident says the problem is much worse than that and have asked the LAPD for help. “We are tired of it,” said one resident. The resident, named Natalie,  wants ... Read More »

Bulletin Board: Dodger Stadium Opening Day community forum

Submitted by Echo Park Improvement Association Opening day is Sunday, April 16 .  Join us on Thursday, March 2 for a Dodger Stadium Opening Day Forum! Prepare yourselves for the Dodger season opener on Sunday, April 16. We will have representatives from the Dodgers, LAPD Special Events, DOT, Senior Lead Officers, Select Patrol, City Council District 1 & 13 representatives, and ... Read More »

Fire damages Angeleno Heights home

ANGELENO HEIGHTS — Firefighters knocked down a fire that broke out in a two-story, Craftsman-style home in the 1000 block of W. Kensington Road this afternoon, preventing the blaze from reaching the attic. It took about 30 minutes to extinguish the blaze after it was reported at about 4:20 p.m., the L.A. Fire Department said on Twitter. No injuries were ... Read More »

Freeway fire burns next to Angeleno Heights

ANGELENO HEIGHTS — Firefighters are on the scene in Angeleno Heights this morning as an apparent car fire on the 101 Freeway may have spread to some vegetation along the highway. Jennifer Deines sent in photos from Bellevue Avenue near Douglas Street as the smoke rose up from the freeway across the street from homes.  The smoke began rising as ... Read More »