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Price cuts on Boyle Heights home on corner lot; Echo Park 2-on-a-lot; Silver Lake gated condo

Price cuts on Boyle Heights home on corner lot; Echo Park 2-on-a-lot; Silver Lake gated condo

Prices on more than four dozen condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Boyle Heights: $165,000 cut on a 3-bedroom on a corner lot, with a bonus room in the attic space. $560,000. Echo Park: $20,000 reduction for two homes on […]

Employee or contractor? How CA’s new standards could spark changes in the gig economy

Employee or contractor? How CA’s new standards could spark changes in the gig economy

California Supreme Court ; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images AirTalk® The California Supreme Court ruled on what defines an independent contractor versus an employee. The ruling narrowed the terms under which a worker can be considered an independent contractor. The court laid out three provisions necessary to be considered independent. But interpreting those rules has been […]

Eastside Monday: A tribute to AfroBrazilian myths; comedy & wine in Eagle Rock; indie-dance in Silver Lake

Eastside Monday: A tribute to AfroBrazilian myths; comedy & wine in Eagle Rock; indie-dance in Silver Lake

Monday, August 6 Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider: Colorado Wine Co. in Eagle Rock hosts In Vino Veritas – A Storytelling Show featuring local comedians and performers. Go here for details Sounds Like Disco, an indie-dance band, takes to the state at The Satellite in Silver Lake. […]

Silver Lake Trader Joe’s reopens; black-out at Dodger game; parking restrictions target Cal State L.A. students

Silver Lake Trader Joe’s reopens; black-out at Dodger game; parking restrictions target Cal State L.A. students

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Customers and workers returned to the Trader Joe’s in Silver Lake on Thursday, nearly two weeks after store manager Melyda (Mely) Corado was killed by a police officer’s bullet during a gunbattle with a shooting […]

Silver Lake Trader Joe’s reopens; black-out at Dodger game; parking restrictions target Cal State L.A. students

Silver Lake Trader Joe’s reopens; black-out at Dodger game; parking restrictions target Cal State L.A. students

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Customers and workers returned to the Trader Joe’s in Silver Lake on Thursday, nearly two weeks after store manager Melyda (Mely) Corado was killed by a police officer’s bullet during a gunbattle with a shooting […]

Eastside Saturday: Mt. Washington pre-school reunion; Silverlake Flea Night Market; Eagle Rock comedy show & homeless fundraiser

Eastside Saturday: Mt. Washington pre-school reunion; Silverlake Flea Night Market;  Eagle Rock comedy show & homeless fundraiser

Saturday, August 4 Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider: The Mount Washington Preschool and Child Care Center will hold its first ever  Alumni Family Reunion & Picnic in Elysian Park The Silverlake Flea will be operating as a night market for the rest of summer, so you can now shop […]

With Trump rally this week, conspiracy theory QAnon gains mainstream attention

With Trump rally this week, conspiracy theory QAnon gains mainstream attention

WILKES BARRE, PA – AUGUST 02: David Reinert holds up a large “Q” sign while waiting in line to see President Donald J. Trump at his rally on August 2, 2018 at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. “Q” represents QAnon, a conspiracy theory group that has been seen at […]

Eastside Friday: Emerging artists exhibit; magic & comedy for kids; R&B and Hip-Hop grooves in Echo Park

Eastside Friday: Emerging artists exhibit; magic & comedy for kids; R&B and Hip-Hop grooves in Echo Park

Friday, August 3 Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider: The Juried Exhibition 2018 at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery Los Angeles at Barnsdall Art Park features the work of approximately emerging artists. The Los Feliz library hosts a magic and family-friendly comedy show by Tony Daniels  Baby […]

Looking for Something to Do? Free Pasadena Events August 4 to 10

Looking for Something to Do? Free Pasadena Events August 4 to 10

Here are events scheduled Saturday, Aug. 4, to Friday, Aug. 10. All events are free, so take a look — and don’t you dare say there’s nothing to do in Pasadena! Bring the kids for Nature Tails Storybook Time featuring books about animals and nature Saturday, Aug. 4, at 10:30 a.m. in the Children’s Corner […]

Trump proposes lowering fuel standards: The impact on California and the court battles ahead

Trump proposes lowering fuel standards: The impact on California and the court battles ahead

; Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images AirTalk® The Trump administration announced Thursday it intends to weaken federal fuel efficiency standards and revoke California’s autonomy to impose its own standards.  The US EPA and National Highway Traffic Safety Administration are calling for fuel mileage standards to be frozen at year 2020 levels, rolling back aggressive standards agreed […]

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