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Coming to the Echo Park Lotus Festival this weekend? Expect a new beer & wine garden along with longtime favorites

Coming to the Echo Park Lotus Festival this weekend? Expect a new beer & wine garden along with longtime favorites

Thousands of people are expected to flock to Echo Park Lake this weekend, July 14 & 15,  for the 38th Lotus Festival. The neighborhood’s largest event celebrates the summer blooming of the lotus flower in the lakebed and raises awareness of the cultural contributions made by Asians and Pacific Islanders. This year,  the festival will focus on the people and […]

After Trump taps textualist Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court, the confirmation fight ahead and potential impact on midterm elections

After Trump taps textualist Brett Kavanaugh for Supreme Court, the confirmation fight ahead and potential impact on midterm elections

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Judge Brett Kavanaugh and Vice President Mike Pence pose for photographs before a meeting in McConnell’s office in the U.S. Capitol July 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. U.S. ; Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images AirTalk® President Trump has nominated Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court to fill the vacancy left […]

Found in Silver Lake: Small sweet dog

Found in Silver Lake: Small sweet dog

Found wandering in traffic today, off Sunset Blvd. No ID tag. Had harness on. SO SMALL to be loose, so HOPEFULLY someone is missing this SWEET SENIOR. If this dog is yours or belongs to someone you know, please be prepared to show proof. Contact: 626-319-0326 via text Want to publish a Lost & Found […]

Exploring the compensation issues at play in lawsuit filed by Boston Symphony Orchestra’s lead flutist

Exploring the compensation issues at play in lawsuit filed by Boston Symphony Orchestra’s lead flutist

Flutist Elizabeth Rowe, performing as a soloist with the Boston Symphony Orchestra in 2016.; Credit: Winslow Townson/Courtesy of the Boston Symphony Orchestra AirTalk® The Boston Symphony Orchestra is world-renowned for being home to some of the top symphony orchestra musicians anywhere, and those who rise to the top positions in the ensemble often earn six-figure […]

Heat wave outages continue into Sunday — power out to nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake & 1,200 in Highland Park

Heat wave outages continue into Sunday — power out to nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake & 1,200 in Highland Park

LADWP Outage Map LADWP crews have been working 16-hour shifts to restore electrical service knocked down by this weekend’s “heat storm” and record-high demand. But thousands of customers still remained without power Sunday morning, including nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake and another 1,200 in Highland Park. More than 6,800 Eastside customers were still without power […]

Eastside Sunday: Atwater Farmers’ Market; East L.A Artwalk; Americana artist Caleb Caudle plays Echo Park

Eastside Sunday: Atwater Farmers’ Market; East L.A Artwalk; Americana artist Caleb Caudle plays Echo Park

Sunday, July 8 Here are some of today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar, Weekend Picks and some bonus events to consider: Take your pick of two dozen vendors selling farm fresh produce at the Atwater Village Farmer’s Market The East L.A. Art Walk is back with extended summer hours and more than 30 artisans, artists and vendors from around […]

Eastside Saturday: Paper plant workshop; yoga for outdoor pursuits; Silver Lake disco dance party

Eastside Saturday: Paper plant workshop; yoga for outdoor pursuits; Silver Lake disco dance party

Saturday, July 7 Here are some of today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar, Weekend Picks and some bonus events to consider: Designer and crafter Sara Kim holds a paper succulents and macrame workshop at Makers Mess in Silver Lake An REI instructor will be teaching strength, balance and flexibility techniques during a Yoga for the Outdoor Enthusiast class at the […]

The trade war has begun. What does that mean for CA? Plus the latest on immigration from the White House

The trade war has begun. What does that mean for CA? Plus the latest on immigration from the White House

A shipping container is offloaded from the Hong Kong based CSCL East China Sea container ship at the Port of Oakland on June 20, 2018 in Oakland, California. ; Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images AirTalk® As President Trump readies to announce his Supreme Court nominee Monday evening, there’s a lot of other national news heading into […]

Mezcal bar debuts in Echo Park; Highland Park gourmet grocer planning to sell beer and wine; Silver Lake flea market’s new hours

Mezcal bar debuts in Echo Park; Highland Park gourmet grocer planning to sell beer and wine; Silver Lake flea market’s new hours

Bar Calo owners Brooke Fruchtman and Jamie Turrey | Courtesy Bar Calo BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Mezcal and Mexican-inspired fare has makes its way into Echo Park this week by way of Bar Caló, which debuts Friday, July 6 at 4 p.m.  Situated in between Sunset Brewery and Alternate Universe in an unassuming Sunset Boulevard strip […]

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events July 7 to 13

Looking for Something to Do? Free Events July 7 to 13

Here are events scheduled Saturday, July 7, to Friday, July 13. 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, July 7, at 10:30 a.m. in the Children’s Corner […]

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