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Neighborhood Fixture: Atwater’s Red Car Pylons

Neighborhood Fixture: Atwater’s Red Car Pylons

Concrete Red Car Pylons once supported a trolley-line bridge/Luis Lopez By Marni Epstein Situated next to the Glendale-Hyperion Bridge are the Red Car Pylons, support structures built in 1929 that allowed the Red Cars of the Pacific Electric Railway to shuttle busy passengers between Silver Lake and Atwater Village along its route, which extended into [...]

Neighborhood Fixture: Atwater’s Red Car Pylons

Neighborhood Fixture: Atwater’s Red Car Pylons

Concrete Red Car Pylons once supported a trolley-line bridge/Luis Lopez By Marni Epstein Situated next to the Glendale-Hyperion Bridge are the Red Car Pylons, support structures built in 1929 that allowed the Red Cars of the Pacific Electric Railway to shuttle busy passengers between Silver Lake and Atwater Village along its route, which extended into [...]

Echo Park plays a supporting role in puppet productions

Echo Park plays a supporting role in puppet productions

Puppeteer Bob Baker brought his puppet-making skills and his marionette theater to the southern edge of Echo Park more than fifty years ago. Now, a new generation of puppeteers are calling Echo Park home, making puppets for live performances as well as part of animated productions. The firm Screen Novelties, for example, moved its offices and studio [...]

Shopper & Diner: Eagle Rock Brewery unveils new brew; new paleo-vegan options in Highland Park; discounted, award-winning Boyle Heights theater

Shopper & Diner: Eagle Rock Brewery unveils new brew; new paleo-vegan options in Highland Park; discounted, award-winning Boyle Heights theater

By Marni Epstein Courtesy ERB Eagle Rock Brewery is turning four years old. It’s doing what not many four year-olds can to celebrate the occasion – drink. The brewery has unveiled a special new White Rabbit Imperial witbier, per Los Angeles Magazine. The brew has a predominant citrus profile with hints of chamomile and coriander. In other [...]

Highland Park soda shop lets customers get creative with custom-made pop

Highland Park soda shop lets customers get creative with custom-made pop

Photo by Valentina Silva By Valentina Silva Galco’s Old World Grocery is one of York Boulevard’s oldest businesses, and its staying power isn’t a mystery. The Highland Park shop sell a million different types of soda—okay actually about 500—from all over the world, old-timey candies and even a nice selection of beer. Plus, a soundtrack of [...]

Highland Park soda shop lets customers get creative with custom-made pop

Highland Park soda shop lets customers get creative with custom-made pop

Photo by Valentina Silva By Valentina Silva Galco’s Old World Grocery is one of York Boulevard’s oldest businesses, and its staying power isn’t a mystery. The Highland Park shop sell a million different types of soda—okay actually about 500—from all over the world, old-timey candies and even a nice selection of beer. Plus, a soundtrack of [...]

Toddler dies after being hit by grandfather’s van in Highland Park

Toddler dies after being hit by grandfather’s van in Highland Park

View Larger Map An 18-month-old girl was killed Saturday afternoon after being struck by her grandfather’s van as he backed the vehicle down his driveway. CBS2 reports that the girl suffered major trauma after being struck by the van at about 1:50 p.m. in the  3500 block of Marmion Way.  The girl died from her [...]

Toddler dies after being hit by grandfather’s van in Highland Park

Toddler dies after being hit by grandfather’s van in Highland Park

View Larger Map An 18-month-old girl was killed Saturday afternoon after being struck by her grandfather’s van as he backed the vehicle down his driveway. CBS2 reports that the girl suffered major trauma after being struck by the van at about 1:50 p.m. in the  3500 block of Marmion Way.  The girl died from her [...]

Sponsored Post: ReInhabit Presents a 60′s era Modern Home in Silver Lake

Sponsored Post: ReInhabit Presents a 60′s era Modern Home in Silver Lake

< Open House: Sunday, Jan 26 from 1 PM – 5 PM ReInhabit is pleased to present their latest work of art that you can live in, a beautifully realized 60’s-era Modern in Silver Lake. Many months of design, planning and careful execution have resulted in a gracious hillside home that provides an ideal floor [...]

Sponsored Post: ReInhabit Presents a 60′s era Modern Home in Silver Lake

Sponsored Post: ReInhabit Presents a 60′s era Modern Home in Silver Lake

< Open House: Sunday, Jan 26 from 1 PM – 5 PM ReInhabit is pleased to present their latest work of art that you can live in, a beautifully realized 60’s-era Modern in Silver Lake. Many months of design, planning and careful execution have resulted in a gracious hillside home that provides an ideal floor [...]