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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 […]

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 […]

Looking for Something to Do? Free Pasadena Events November 3 to 9

Looking for Something to Do? Free Pasadena Events November 3 to 9

Here are events scheduled Saturday, Nov. 3, to Friday, Nov. 9. 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, Nov. 3, at 10:30 a.m. in the Children’s Corner […]

On your phone and on the move: Why the future of gaming is all about streaming

On your phone and on the move: Why the future of gaming is all about streaming

A video game user plays XBOX.; Credit: Photo by Ben Andreas Harding via Flickr Creative Commons AirTalk® Last month, Microsoft announced its plans to launch Project xCloud, a service that will let users stream Xbox One games to computers, phones, tablets and other devices. Currently, most games are limited to the device you are using. […]

Hey Hey in Echo Park makes a splash with crafted boba drinks

Hey Hey in Echo Park makes a splash with crafted boba drinks

Christopher Kwok, owner of Hey Hey | Courtesy Christopher Kwok Echo Park  – Four years ago, Christopher Kwok quit his consultant job at a Big Four consulting firm to start making drinks. Not alcoholic drinks, but combinations of coffees, teas, boba – drinks. Now the boba cafe he opened last winter – Hey Hey, on […]

T-minus 6 days: LA & OC County registrars answer your voting questions

T-minus 6 days: LA & OC County registrars answer your voting questions

A mail-in ballot for the midterm elections is displayed in upscale Laguna Niguel in southern California’s Orange County, October 14, 2018.; Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® More people than ever are returning their ballots by mail or dropping them off at a local election location rather than voting in a booth on Election Day. Those […]

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