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In Echo Park's Elysian Heights today on caravan, this refurbished house built in 1935, an added second story, with a view of downtown off the master bedroom balcony really caught my attention. This four-bedroom, 2.75 bath home is securely gated, has an outside sitting area with a fire pit and Jacuzzi. It's listed with Sotheby's Los Feliz for $869,000 !…Continue
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Today on caravan, I saw this one-bedroom, one-bath home built in 1923 and completely refurbished. This is the perfect pied-a-terre for someone who works in downtown L.A.! Located north of Sunset Blvd., the private, fenced-in yard has space for three cars with a wood deck off the living room. It's…Continue
Added by Clint Lohr on November 3, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
In Echo Park these days, $500,000 will not even get you a single family residence with a yard anymore. Since September 26th of this year until this writing, the least expensive single family home north of Sunset Blvd. sold October 9th for $600,500-- according to the Westside MLS.
That was a two bedroom,…
Added by Clint Lohr on October 26, 2015 at 6:30pm — No Comments
October 8 marked the first performance of a one-woman play by accomplished performer Katjana Gerz at Lyric-Hyperion Theatre & Cafe in Silver Lake.
In the less than hour-long play, directed by Carsen Labella, Gerz portrays a young, not quite 30-year-old woman from Germany who is single and lives alone in a messy apartment in Los Angeles' Miracle Mile district. Although a young adult, she is still dealing with issues from a painful childhood and adolescence. Introspective,…Continue
Small Business Grants, particularly those designated for minorities, are available through several corporate giving programs, including:Continue
Added by Wendy Bower on October 9, 2015 at 7:18am — No Comments
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Added by Wendy Bower on October 9, 2015 at 7:16am — No Comments
Cal State L.A. science students Emily Aguirre, Hugo Avila, and Angela Madira were selected to conduct research at three prestigious universities under the Amgen Scholars Program.
The 10-week program allowed Aguirre, an Echo Park resident, along with Hugo Avila and Angela Madira to participate in cutting-edge research at UCLA, Stanford University and Harvard University, respectively, under the Amgen Foundation program.
The three are among 340 students selected into the program…Continue
Added by CalStateLA on August 24, 2015 at 5:16pm — No Comments
Jason May and Melanie Webber, two local triathletes, have excelled in competition and both started out in the pool. One has reached the elite level and the other is a novice swimmer, but they both enjoy the sport and the time they spend swimming laps.
Triathlon season is approaching! And they’re gearing up…Continue
Added by Anne Artley on June 29, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
This year, Southern California Aquatics (SCAQ) has expanded its 2015 Ocean Swim Series to include safe, high quality; affordable and fun swim options during the week as well as both morning and evening sessions. SCAQ is an adult swim club that also offers pool practices at nine…Continue
Added by Anne Artley on May 8, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
To find out where you vote, click here -https://www.lavote.net/locator/ - and put in your address.
If you want your elected representative to care about your concerns and the issues in your community, you need to vote.
Five percent of eligible voters decide the election and the areas they represent get more attention. Your vote helps those who are working to improve the community because it shows the people…Continue
Added by Echo Park Online on March 3, 2015 at 8:21am — No Comments
Lewis Carter, 77, (right) and Jerome Smith, 71, (left) discovered a passion that boosted their health.
State University of New York says swimmers have lower heart rates compared to those of non-swimmers. Swimming was also found to be a viable workout for people in cardiac…Continue
Added by Anne Artley on February 6, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments
A new venue for local artist to show their wares is premiering on Friday, January 30th at the MCAU Gallery, 220 Glendale Blvd from 6pm to 9pm. Besides the works of up and coming local artists (painters, ceramicists, jewelers, clothiers) there will be live music and food. This will be an on-going event, to give the public a chance to meet local artist and buy their works, as well as an opportunity to build community. For more details, and for artists interested in…Continue
Added by Peter W. on January 20, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
Nineteen seconds. For most of us, that’s not a lot of time to accomplish much, maybe fill up a glass of water, walk up the stairs, or get a leash for the dog.
But for aspiring Olympian Derek Toomey, that’s enough time to swim two laps of the…Continue
Added by Anne Artley on January 14, 2015 at 4:18pm — No Comments
How Chlorine Damages Your Hair
Caring for your hair means knowing how different chemicals, products, and environment factors affect it. In the summertime, and in some climates all year, one of the most common hair damaging chemicals we come in contact with is chlorine. If you spend a lot of time at the pool, you’re surely no stranger to the havoc chlorine wreaks on your hair.
Understanding how chlorine does its dirty work on your tresses is the…Continue
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Edendale Branch Library, 2011 Sunset…