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Echo Park panaderia closes after nearly 50 years of serving up pan dulce — “It wasn’t an easy decision.”

Echo Park panaderia closes after nearly 50 years of serving up pan dulce — “It wasn’t an easy decision.”

By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ Echo Park — After nearly 50 years, Celaya Bakery closed its doors on October 28. It was one of the last Mexican panaderias in a gentrifying neighborhood where many long-time businesses have been closing. “A combination of the changing demographic in Echo Park and costs of operating business began to take a toll,” […]

The world’s worst-kept secret: NY and VA get Amazon HQ2

The world’s worst-kept secret: NY and VA get Amazon HQ2

A view of the waterfront of Long Island City in the Queens borough of New York on November 7, 2018. Amazon is planning to split its coveted second headquarters between two US cities rather than pack it into a single urban setting, US media reported on November 5, 2018.; Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® The […]

The world’s worst-kept secret: NY and VA get Amazon HQ2

The world’s worst-kept secret: NY and VA get Amazon HQ2

A view of the waterfront of Long Island City in the Queens borough of New York on November 7, 2018. Amazon is planning to split its coveted second headquarters between two US cities rather than pack it into a single urban setting, US media reported on November 5, 2018.; Credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® The […]

Rangers return to Elysian Park after a decade-long absence

Rangers return to Elysian Park after a decade-long absence

Elysian Park scene Elysian Park has been assigned a pair of park rangers — the first time rangers have been dedicated to the park since the jobs were lost a decade ago during the budget cuts of the great recession. The two new rangers  — Andres De Ocampo and Joseph Fuentes — will be working […]

California wildfires claim more lives, structures: We discuss if this is the new normal

California wildfires claim more lives, structures: We discuss if this is the new normal

California’s Volunteer Inmate Firefighters work as a group in West Hills, California on November 11, 2018, as they continue their battle to control the Woolsey Fire. ; Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® The death toll from the wildfire that incinerated Paradise and surrounding areas climbed to 29 – matching the mark for the deadliest […]

Fire damages Silver Lake home near reservoir

Fire damages Silver Lake home near reservoir

Silver Lake   —  Firefighters extinguished a fire that broke out early this morning in a hillside home west of the Silver Lake Reservoir, said the L.A. Fire Department. The home in the 1900 block of N. Redesdale Avenue was fully involved in flames when firefighters arrived at the scene. The fire, which was first reported […]

Off Market Listing: Stylish Traditional circa 1941 in The Oaks

Off Market Listing: Stylish Traditional circa 1941 in The Oaks

Sponsored Post ParkOakDrive.com Refined and classic style circa 1941 in the coveted Los Feliz Oaks. This meticulously updated 4BR/4BA home blends distinctive old Hollywood character with polished, modern finishes. Private and gated with a lush front yard, enter into a dramatic foyer with a gorgeous winding staircase. This two-story home features a time-tested floor plan […]

Cal State L.A. alumnus pilots Air Force flyover to honor veterans

Cal State L.A. alumnus pilots Air Force flyover to honor veterans

Photo by J. Emilio Flores/Cal State LA El Sereno  — Cal State L.A. got a jump start on Veterans Day celebrations with a military flyover on Thursday. At the controls of the huge U.S. Air Force transport plane was alumnus Lt. Col. Brian Peters. The 174-foot-long C-17 Globemaster III roared 1,000 feet over the El […]

Cal State L.A. alumnus pilots Air Force flyover to honor veterans

Cal State L.A. alumnus pilots Air Force flyover to honor veterans

Photo by J. Emilio Flores/Cal State LA El Sereno  — Cal State L.A. got a jump start on Veterans Day celebrations with a military flyover on Thursday. At the controls of the huge U.S. Air Force transport plane was alumnus Lt. Col. Brian Peters. The 174-foot-long C-17 Globemaster III roared 1,000 feet over the El […]

Hill, Woolsey fires threaten Southern California

Hill, Woolsey fires threaten Southern California

The Woolsey Fire is seen looking towards the west valley area on November 9, 2018 in Porter Ranch, California. About 75,000 homes have been evacuated in Los Angeles and Ventura counties due to two fires in the region. ; Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images AirTalk® Fast-growing fires along the 101 freeway are forcing evacuations in Ventura […]

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