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Craft beer lands in Lincoln Heights; hot Eastside eateries; Jonathan Gold loves these Echo Park mozzarella sticks

Craft beer lands in Lincoln Heights; hot Eastside eateries; Jonathan Gold loves these Echo Park mozzarella sticks

BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Craft beer comes to Lincoln Heights  by way of Lincoln Kitchen & Tap, Eater LA reports. The same team behind the sandwich and beer shop The Heights and coffee shop B Twentyfour is behind the newbie watering hole. The once Siete Mares space is equipped with 40 taps, a hideaway patio, TVs […]

Should CA homeowners prepay property taxes to avoid the new deduction limit?

Should CA homeowners prepay property taxes to avoid the new deduction limit?

; Credit: Ken Teegardin/flickr Creative Commons AirTalk® One of the controversial provisions of the newly passed tax bill that will affect many California homeowners is the $10,000 cap on local and state tax deductions. The new limit has spurred people to pay their 2018 property taxes early, in the hopes that they can still use […]

L.A. high school musicians prepare to perform in Rose Parade

L.A. high school musicians prepare to perform in Rose Parade

Photo by TyWashington/Cal State LA EL SERENO — Cal State L.A. is closed for winter break. But for the past week the campus has been filled  with the sounds of the 350 high school students playing brass and percussion instruments as they prepare to perform and march in the 129th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade. […]

JAMA study finds an uptick in pregnant women using pot for nausea

JAMA study finds an uptick in pregnant women using pot for nausea

An Israeli woman prepares marijuana plants for smoking at the BOL (Breath Of Life) Pharma in northern Israel, on March 9, 2016.; Credit: JACK GUEZ/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® A new study from The Journal of the American Medical Association finds a slight increase in the number of pregnant women it surveyed who used marijuana to relieve […]

Results look promising for Echo Park bike-share station

Results look promising for Echo Park bike-share station

BY BARRY LANK ECHO PARK – The bike-share station at Echo Park Lake seems to be doing all right a few months into a pilot period, according to Metro spokesperson said. “The station has been performing well and holds a middle-ranking among all the stations in Downtown Los Angeles,” said Rick Jager, a communications manager […]

What are your unique holiday family traditions?

What are your unique holiday family traditions?

A family from the United States relax during Christmas Day at Bondi Beach on December 25, 2009 in Sydney, Australia.; Credit: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images AirTalk® Gifts and christmas trees are pretty standard fare for the holidays, but many families have a tradition that’s more unique – and we want to hear yours. Whether you’re Jewish […]

Eagle Rock man leaves gift-wrapped manure at Treasury Secretary’s home; Boyle Heights family loses home in Christmas Eve fire; comedian Chris Hardwick buying Eagle Rock estate listed for $5.65 million

Eagle Rock man leaves gift-wrapped manure at Treasury Secretary’s home; Boyle Heights family loses home in Christmas Eve fire;  comedian Chris Hardwick buying Eagle Rock estate listed for $5.65 million

Secret Santa Revealed: Eagle Rock resident Robby Strong is in the spotlight after the 45-year-old child psychologist claims he left a gift-wrapped box of horse manure in front of the Bel-Air home of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin. “One thing leads to another. You’re having a couple of drinks and you’re like ‘let’s do this!’” […]

Merry Christmas From Vroman’s Bookstore!

Merry Christmas From Vroman’s Bookstore!

We hope everyone has a wonderful holiday with friends and family. That you get some rest and bask in celebration. All stores are closed today but we will reopen tomorrow at 10am. Read the Full Story at Vroman’s Blog

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays From The Eastsider!

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays From The Eastsider!

Tumbleweed Snowman, Elysian Park Wishing you and your family and friends a wonderful holiday. The Eastsider’s Daily email digest includes all new content published on The Eastsider during the last 24 hours. Expect the digest to land in your in email in box around 7 p.m. It’s free to sign up! Once you submit your information, […]

No rockets tonight – just a beautiful winter sunset

No rockets tonight – just a beautiful winter sunset

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — There were no rockets streaking across  the sky to create the dramatic and mysterious light show seen on Friday night. But tonight’s winter sunset and skies proved equally eye-catching. Thanks to Dan Gershon for capturing tonight’s colorful winter sky as seen from Silver Lake. Find stories by neighborhood […]

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