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Power out in Silver Lake [updated]

Power out in Silver Lake [updated]
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SILVER LAKE — An estimated 1,600 LADWP customers are without power tonight in Silver Lake, and service is not expected to be fully restored until 2 a.m., according to the utility’s outage map. Some Twitter users reported that power went out at about 4:30 p.m. The Eastsider has contacted the agency for more details. Today’s […]

Power out in Silver Lake [updated]

Power out in Silver Lake [updated]

SILVER LAKE — An estimated 1,600 LADWP customers are without power tonight in Silver Lake, and service is not expected to be fully restored until 2 a.m., according to the utility’s outage map. Some Twitter users reported that power went out at about 4:30 p.m. The Eastsider has contacted the agency for more details. Today’s […]

Eastside Weekend: Gentrification, the comedy show, plays Highland Park; City Terrace tree planting; Chinatown in Echo Park

Eastside Weekend: Gentrification, the comedy show, plays Highland Park; City Terrace tree planting; Chinatown  in Echo Park

This weekend’s events include Gentrification, a comedy show, in Highland Park; a tree planting and native plant care workshop in City Terrace and an outdoor screening of Chinatown at Echo Park Lake. Submit An Event Submit An Event Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

Inside the conundrum of LA’s Section 8 housing

Inside the conundrum of LA’s Section 8 housing

Maria Lerma says she and her mother were forced to move out of their Boyle Heights home by a landlord who wanted to raise the rent. ; Credit: Susanica Tam for KPCC Southern California is in a housing crisis. Rents here are the most unaffordable in the nation and there are tens of thousands of […]

Inside the conundrum of LA’s Section 8 housing

Inside the conundrum of LA’s Section 8 housing

Maria Lerma says she and her mother were forced to move out of their Boyle Heights home by a landlord who wanted to raise the rent. ; Credit: Susanica Tam for KPCC Southern California is in a housing crisis. Rents here are the most unaffordable in the nation and there are tens of thousands of […]

Looking for Something To Do? Free Events Aug. 29 to Sept. 4

Looking for Something To Do? Free Events Aug. 29 to Sept. 4

Here are events scheduled Saturday, Aug. 29, to Friday, Sept. 4. All events are free, so take a look — and don’t you dare say there’s nothing to do in Pasadena!  Keaton Simons will perform blues and rock Saturday, Aug. 29, from 7 to 9 p.m. in the courtyard at One Colorado.  Night Train Music […]

Shade

Shade

What’s the best way to deal with a heat wave? 1. Find shade. 2. Get into the shade. 3. Rub yourself against the shade. 4. Bite the shade. Read the Full Story at Pasadena Daily Photo

Lincoln Heights coffee lover roasts his own beans for more flavor, less money

Lincoln Heights coffee lover roasts his own beans for more flavor, less money

Vlad Gallegos roasts his own beans | Brenda Rees By BRENDA REES LINCOLN HEIGHTS — “If you can make a pie, you can roast coffee,” announced Vlad Gallegos to a group of caffeine-lovers at the recent “Roast Your Own Coffee Beans” workshop, held outdoors under a shady tree in the Church of Epiphany’s Lincoln Heights […]

Emmy 2015 Unstructured Reality: ‘Alaska: The Last Frontier’

Emmy 2015 Unstructured Reality: ‘Alaska: The Last Frontier’

Alaskans Atz and Bonnie Kilcher, at the 2 Sisters Cafe, Homer, Alaska, USA; Credit: Wonderlane via Flickr The Kilchers are not your average family. They live on a 600-acre plot of land just outside the remote community of Homer, Alaska, a place where electricity and water aren’t always running, and spend the few months that […]

Boyle Heights tortillerías face growing competition; City Council postpones vote on 2024 Olympics proposal

Boyle Heights tortillerías face growing competition; City Council postpones vote on 2024 Olympics proposal

Boyle Heights tortillerías are adapting to growing competition and more health-conscious consumers. Boyle Heights Beat The City Council postponed a vote on whether the city should bid on hosting the 2024 Olympic, with members saying they have not had enough time to review the proposal. L.A. Now Lost in Echo Park: Grey & White Male […]

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