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Colori Kitchen in Westways

By Eric Richardson — February 25, 2008 — 9 Comments

Colori Kitchen gets a very favorable write-up in the March/April 2008 issue of Westways magazine, the print publication of the Automobile Club of Southern California...

By Eric Richardson — February 22, 2008 — 3 Comments

The Grand Avenue Project has new financial backing, according to a story posted today by the Downtown News.

Related will seek approvals from city, county and redevelopment...

Blackstone -- 901-909 S. Broadway

By Eric Richardson — February 22, 2008 — 1 Comment

After a contractor change and some developer shuffling, work on the conversion of the Blackstone department store to 82-units of mixed income housing could be set...

Bunting in the Cage

By Eric Richardson — February 21, 2008 — 28 Comments

City Controller Laura Chick released her audit of Rec and Parks' Quimby Fee usage today (available as a 31 page PDF). Her office finds that the program has an unspent...

By Eric Richardson — February 20, 2008 — 8 Comments

This week's Downtown News writes about 1101 N. Main, a 318-unit development proposed to rise near Chinatown. As the article notes, the project has gotten all thumbs...

New Showroom Space

By Eric Richardson — February 15, 2008 — 9 Comments

For those not in the industrial, it's easy to miss the activity happening in the Fashion District. Apparel News reports this week that Seven Licensing / Tarrant...

Second Street Sidewalk

By Eric Richardson — February 14, 2008 — 2 Comments

I wrote last week that CD9 had killed widening of 2nd by Caltrans. Brady rightly stepped in to say that just because Councilwoman Jan Perry is now in the neighborhood...

Chapman Rooftop

By Eric Richardson — February 13, 2008 — 1 Comment

Not too long ago I posted a shot of the Chapman lobby, remarking on its marbleyness. Tyler chimed in that he had some rooftop shots and from there the chase was...

Broadway Exchange Building Lofts, Previously The Haas Building

By Eric Richardson — February 12, 2008

Very cool news over at Angelenic, where they're talking about the uncovering of historic facade work on the Broadway Exchange building at 7th and Broadway. The...

Glare from LAPD

By Ed Fuentes — February 12, 2008 — 11 Comments

There have been no end to the eyes watching as the new LAPD headquarters has quickly risen south of City Hall, but residents of the Higgins building might be preparing...

Pan American Lofts

By Eric Richardson — February 07, 2008

Even if you already live Downtown you probably like taking a look at the units that other people might end up living in. Twice a month DCBID does a Saturday Housing...