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Highland Park show captures Olympic Auditorium boxing nights in terra cotta

Highland Park show captures Olympic Auditorium boxing nights in terra cotta

Fight Night #3 by Steve Rogers | Photo courtesy the artist By REBECCA SCHIFFMAN Highland Park  — “Spectator Sport,” an exhibition of terra cotta tableaux by artist Steve Rogers depicting 1980s boxing matches in downtown LA, is closing this weekend  at AWHRHWAR Gallery. Rogers created the works on display during the 1980s. The boxing tableaux are based […]

AirTalk special: CA Dream post-election statewide call-in

AirTalk special: CA Dream post-election statewide call-in

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom speaks during election night event on November 6, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.; Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images AirTalk® In collaboration with the California Dream project, join us for a live statewide call-in show on Wednesday from 11am to noon. We’ll get reaction to the 2018 midterm election results from political […]

Silver Lake Pool & Inn to make its Sunset Junction debut next spring

Silver Lake Pool & Inn to make its Sunset Junction debut next spring

Model hotel room | Courtesy Silver Lake Pool & Inn Silver Lake — The people behind a new Sunset Junction boutique hotel have released more details about the project, including an opening date — spring of next year — and a name: the Silver Lake Pool & Inn. Timberlane Partners has been developing the 54-room hotel out […]

Maywood high school teacher arrested after hitting student

Maywood high school teacher arrested after hitting student

A worker takes a lunch break during construction of a new school May 17, 2006 in the city of Maywood, California. ; Credit: David McNew/Getty Images AirTalk® A Los Angeles-area teacher was arrested on suspicion of punching a 14-year-old student who used a racial epithet and threw a basketball at him in a classroom, authorities […]

Auto shop owner offers to buy and restore former Silver Lake Texaco station

Auto shop owner offers to buy and restore former Silver Lake Texaco station

Silver Lake   –  There’s a new wrinkle in the fray to turn a former Texaco service station into a historical monument. Koko Bakchajian, who runs High Tech Automotive on Fountain Avenue, has contacted city officials, expressing interest in buying and restoring the Streamline Moderne-style former service station at 1650 North Silver Lake Boulevard. In a letter to Councilman […]

Week in politics: AirTalk’s 2018 day-before-the-midterm election preview

Week in politics: AirTalk’s 2018 day-before-the-midterm election preview

Voters wait in line at a polling place to participate in early voting in California’s 25th Congressional district on November 4, 2018 in Lancaster, California. ; Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images AirTalk® With just a day left until voters across California and the United States head to the polls, AirTalk’s weekly political roundtable focuses on all […]

Silver Lake’s midterm influencer | Jessica Alba, Gabrielle Union’s Boyle Heights music video | Where to vote

Silver Lake’s midterm influencer | Jessica Alba, Gabrielle Union’s Boyle Heights music video |  Where to vote

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info A Silver Lake millennial’s all-female production crew is about to get tested on Tuesday’s Election Day. Will their ads win votes?  Watch a light-hearted dance video at Mariachi Plaza featuring Jessica Alba and Gabrielle Union. Plus, help if you need to find your polling place. Happy Monday, Eastsiders. […]

Beautiful Homes in Silver Lake, Mt. Washington and Eagle Rock, Presented by Tracy Do

Beautiful Homes in Silver Lake, Mt. Washington and Eagle Rock, Presented by Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 1630 N. Benton Way | Silver Lake This charming hillside home with a beach bungalow vibe enjoys a great location with lovely views. Features include beautiful wood flooring and a dining room that feels like a vintage sun porch, showered in natural light. Multiple sets of French doors provide seamless outdoor access, with […]

Take a chill pill, doctor’s orders: Study says stress can lead to brain shrinkage, memory loss

Take a chill pill, doctor’s orders: Study says stress can lead to brain shrinkage, memory loss

Hippocampal neuron in culture. Dendrites are green, dendritic spines are red and DNA in cells nucleus is blue.; Credit: Science Source/Getty Images AirTalk® If you need another reminder to chill out and take it easy, here it is. According to a study published this week in the medical journal “Neurology,” higher levels of the stress […]

5 Historic Sites to Discover: From a prohibition era bowling alley to organic architecture by Frank Lloyd Wright

5 Historic Sites to Discover:  From a prohibition era bowling alley to organic architecture by Frank Lloyd Wright

By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ There are many historic places to scope out in the Eastside. Victorian-era neighborhoods. Remnants of silent film studios.  And significant sites for immigrants from all corners of the world.   Below are a few interesting spots to discover and learn more about L.A.’s rich past. Learn the development of Southern California at the […]

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