Searching out key locations in Los Angeles' history often requires a vivid imagination. You have to squint to try to mute the modern-day reality, to conjure buildings that once stood but now are gone.
Ricardo Nunez, a 35-year-old Latino, was shot and killed Sunday, Feb. 15 in the 300 block of Douglas Street in Echo Park, according to Los Angeles County coroner’s records. Shortly before 8:30 a.m., Nunez was standing outside a home when a vehicle drove by and a person inside fired several rounds, LAPD Det. Show More Summary
A man was stabbed during a bar fight at Gold Room in Echo Park early Thursday morning. [ more › ]
This new Echo Park pub has four different British-style rooms--from a Downton Abbey-esque maids' quarters to a library. [ more › ]
Need a laugh? Check this out: Former New York Jets tight end Kellen Winslow, Jr., who last graced this space 13 months ago when he was arrested for... uh, illegal contact in a New Jersey parking lot, decided Tuesday to echo running back Chris Johnson's comments about the Jets misleading him about his role on the team. Show More Summary
Echo Park's Foursquare Church is most closely associated with the Angelus Temple near Echo Park Lake, but they've actually got a pretty large real estate portfolio that up until recently included the popular Montecito Heights hiking spot Flat Top...
Kurt Comstock stood in the small movie theater, about to debut his latest film to an audience of friends and strangers.
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.
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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 […]
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
The Echo Park outfit plays indie pop by the book with "Paper Moon."
Brandon Lavoie always wondered about Club Bahia.
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 […]
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 ]
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.