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Bike lanes? Road diet? Sidewalk repairs? Glassell Park to consider Verdugo Road safety improvements

Bike lanes? Road diet? Sidewalk repairs? Glassell Park to consider Verdugo Road safety improvements
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GLASSELL PARK — Residents and city officials will gather Thursday night to consider traffic safety problems and potential solutions along an approximately mile-long stretch of Verdugo Road on the western section of the neighborhood. Those improvements could range from fixing sidewalks and making crosswalks more visible to adding bike lanes and removing lanes for cars […]

Price reductions on large El Sereno Traditional; Mt. Washington Craftsman; Silver Lake duplexes

Price reductions on large El Sereno Traditional; Mt. Washington Craftsman; Silver Lake duplexes

Prices on around 20 homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: El Sereno:  $32,000 reduction on a 5-bedroom traditional; a 2,200-square-foot home on a 6,900-square-foot lot. $569,000. Mt. Washington: Price drops $20,000 on a refurbished, split-level, 2-bedroom Craftsman-style home with canyon […]

For Sale: 1920s Silver Lake Hillside Charm

For Sale: 1920s Silver Lake Hillside Charm

Sponsored Post 1757 W. Silver Lake Drive | $1,079,000 | Property Website Nestled into the hillside, this classic Silver Lake residence boasts tiered front and back outdoor spaces and traditional 1920s charm inside. 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. 2 floors of living space plus a finished attic. Arched openings, gleaming hardwood floors and smooth ceilings. Multi-level […]

Did you line up for a Tommy’s chili burger today?

Did you line up for a Tommy’s chili burger today?

Photo by Sandy Driscoll The lines this afternoon were longer – much, much longer – than usual at the Original Tommy’s at the corner of Beverly and Rampart boulevards. What was the occasion? The burger stand was celebrating its 70th anniversary with a 70-cent burger and soda special. Eastsider reader Sandy Driscoll snapped photos of the […]

Did you line up for a Tommy’s chili burger today?

Did you line up for a Tommy’s chili burger today?

Photo by Sandy Driscoll The lines this afternoon were longer – much, much longer – than usual at the Original Tommy’s at the corner of Beverly and Rampart boulevards. What was the occasion? The burger stand was celebrating its 70th anniversary with a 70-cent burger and soda special. Eastsider reader Sandy Driscoll snapped photos of the […]

Lost in Silver Lake: Lucy Beloved Chihuahua Family Pet

Lost in Silver Lake: Lucy Beloved Chihuahua Family Pet

Our dear little Lucy got lost in the Silverlake area around Glendale/Apex/Cove and is still missing as of 5/14/16, she is a small white/tan Chihuahua/Pomeranian mix about 10 lbs., 5 years old. Lucy was last seen near the CVS on Glendale Blvd about three weeks ago. We still believe Lucy is in the area, if […]

Lost in Silver Lake: Lucy Beloved Chihuahua Family Pet

Lost in Silver Lake: Lucy Beloved Chihuahua Family Pet

Our dear little Lucy got lost in the Silverlake area around Glendale/Apex/Cove and is still missing as of 5/14/16, she is a small white/tan Chihuahua/Pomeranian mix about 10 lbs., 5 years old. Lucy was last seen near the CVS on Glendale Blvd about three weeks ago. We still believe Lucy is in the area, if […]

For Sale: 1912 Craftsman in Los Feliz

For Sale: 1912 Craftsman in Los Feliz

Sponsored Post 1426 Talmadge St | $889,000 | Property Website This 1912 Craftsman home in Los Feliz’s Franklin Hills features original hardwood floors and a spacious remodeled kitchen. Both bathrooms have been updated while maintaining their original charm with subway and penny tile. Each of the home’s three bedrooms host a flood of natural light. […]

Get Ready To Vote: Neighborhood council elections being held this Saturday

Get Ready To Vote: Neighborhood council elections being held this Saturday

Echo Park candidate forum Who would want to run for neighborhood council? The positions are unpaid, the boards are powerless to change city laws and the meetings can be long and sometimes unruly. However, the city’s network of neighborhood councils continue to attract veteran activists as well as newcomers. On Saturday, May 12,  voters in […]

L.A. River open to recreation this summer; new townhomes planned for Sunset Junction

L.A. River open to recreation this summer; new townhomes planned for Sunset Junction

Elysian Heights | Mary-Austin Klein A 2.5-mile stretch of the L.A. River through Elysian Valley will be open to kayaking, hiking, fishing and other types of recreation from May 31 to Sept. 25. Curbed A real estate investment firm is preparing to build a four-home project at 1119 N. Sanborn Avenue in Silver Lake under […]