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Home of the Day: The '70s are alive and well in Echo Park

A kaleidoscope of color sets the tone for this funky pad in Echo Park, which tips its cap to a bygone era with a collection of shag carpeting, boomerang formica and period furniture. Topping the '70s throwback is an obscured rooftop deck with a hot tub, set off by tree-top views.

New to Market: The Most 1970s House Ever is in Echo Park and It Has a Secret Rooftop Hangout

Even the stuffiest, most discerning observer cannot possibly resist internally exclaiming "Groovy baby!" in the best/worst Austin Powers accent upon sight of this incredible house. Decorated like a scoop of rainbow sherbet...

Weekend Open House: Quirky 1907 Bungalow in Elysian Heights Asking $925K

Open House: Sunday, Jan 18, 2015 between 11 AM - 4 PM 2007 Rosebud Avenue, Echo Park Price: $925,000 Beds, Baths: 3 beds, 2 baths Floor Area: 1,584 sq. ft. Per the...

DevelopmentWatch: Are More Fancy Apartments on the Way Across From Little Joy in Echo Park?

A double lot near the heart of Echo Park is asking $2.85 million, according to the listing on LoopNet, via Eastsider LA. The price is high for the single family house and small apartment building that sit on the...

Melody's Echo Chamber released a new single (listen), has a new LP on the way, playing NYC & LA after Austin Psych Fest

by Bill Pearis Melody's Echo Chamber has signed with Echo Park Records (home of Chromatics, Poolside, Glass Candy and more) and is currently working on her follow-up to her 2012 debut LP. The new album will be out later this...

DevelopmentWatch: South Echo Park Getting Big Apartment Complex Boylston Arms

Echo Park has been no stranger to new developments the past few years, but the action has been largely limited to north of the 101 Freeway; now a new apartment development called the Boylston Arms looks to break that...

Real Homes of Genius: Tiny home in Echo Park: 1 bed 1 bath 480 square feet listed at $1,000+ per square foot.

There is an interesting aroma in the housing market that is now placing many sellers in the position of having to lure buyers.  The easy days of listing a crap shack for $700,000 and getting multiple offers will get more challenging as potential lemmings buyers wake up and realize how much they are plunking down […]

Echo Park gang associate sentenced to life in prison

A 38-year-old gang associate was sentenced Dec. 19 to life in prison without the possibility of parole for two murders and an attempted murder, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. In November 2013, Andre Upshaw...Show More Summary

Dutch Party – Paper Moon

The Echo Park outfit plays indie pop by the book with "Paper Moon."

Cops unhappy with 5.30pm kick off for Everton v Liverpool due to heightened security risks [Echo]

A row has broken out between Liverpool council and the Premier League over the next scheduled Merseyside derby. Everton host Liverpool at Goodison Park on Saturday 7 February. The match is to be broadcasted live on Sky Sports, but police want the time changed due to heightened security risks. The match is being graded Category […]

First Slice 12/19/14: Atlanta streetcar to start rolling sometime before 2057

The wait might soon be over, transit fans! Mayor Kasim Reed yesterday echoed his pledge that the Atlanta streetcar will start carrying passengers between Centennial Olympic Park and the King Center before Dec. 31.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

7 great places for food lovers in Echo Park

Diversity is just part of the fabric of Echo Park, the Hispanic/hipster neighborhood just minutes from downtown Los Angeles. Its center is the junction of Echo Park Boulevard and Sunset Boulevard, but you can now find shops and restaurants strung along both those streets in either direction.

Morning Linkage: No More Pot Shop Raids, Lowkey Density in Echo Park

· Spending bill bans feds from raiding medical marijuana clinics · Echo Park's Blackbirds will create lowkey density · Three design teams chosen to compete for Los Angeles Convention Center overhaul · Abusive Sheriff's Department will have to make...

‘Tis the Season for Crowds: Krampus on Parade & Renegade Craft Fair

I braved not one but TWO crowds today.  First up…  The Echo Park Holiday Parade!!!  I had high hopes for this because I’d heard a bunch of Krampus revelers were going to be there and I was not disappointed.  If you’re one of the uninitiated, “Krampus is a beast-like creature from the folklore of Alpine countries thought to […]

On the Racked: Arty Flowers in Echo Park, LA's Best Jewelry, Uniqlo Giveaway

ECHO PARK: A cool concept plant and flower shop has popped up in Echo Park. Located inside Sunset, Slow Matter offers "strange nature and flowers by the stem" in an art-gallery-like setting. CITYWIDE: Here's a handy guide to...

Echo Park Craft Fair launching online store

After five years of helping to build L.A.’s reputation for elevated handmade style, the Echo Park Craft Fair is going digital.

Sponsored Post: Living Small Has Big Style

In Los Angeles, the small lot subdivision ordinance allows multiple detached houses on one plot. Which is how this sleek modern micro home ended up tucked away on a hillside in Echo Park. Measuring just 15 feet wide, the...

After-school literacy tutoring program is a big assist to youngsters

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

On a recent weekday in the back of the Time Travel Mart in Echo Park, about 40 students were diligently doing their homework, reading and writing. Some were sitting one-on-one with tutors; others were working in groups or tiptoeing to grab a book from an expansive bookshelf.

Martin Litton, RIP

The great environmentalist Martin Litton has died. A radical within what was traditionally a pretty conservative Sierra Club, Litton allied with David Brower to lead the fight to save Dinosaur National Park from the Echo Park Dam in 1956, a key moment in the rise of American environmentalism. He continued fighting for untrammeled wilderness throughout […]

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