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Councilman Huizar faces harassment charge; 3 firefighters injured in Boyle Heights fire; Chandelier Tree unplugged

Councilman Huizar faces harassment charge; 3 firefighters injured in Boyle Heights fire; Chandelier Tree unplugged

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. A well-known off-road motorcycle racer shot himself to death in front of the LAPD Rampart police station. Retired racer Tyler “One Punch” Evans had followed his girlfriend to the station, and was outside while she […]

Councilman Huizar faces harassment charge; 3 firefighters injured in Boyle Heights fire; Chandelier Tree unplugged

Councilman Huizar faces harassment charge; 3 firefighters injured in Boyle Heights fire; Chandelier Tree unplugged

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. A well-known off-road motorcycle racer shot himself to death in front of the LAPD Rampart police station. Retired racer Tyler “One Punch” Evans had followed his girlfriend to the station, and was outside while she […]

Eagle Rock refugee group gets boost | Chronicler of L.A.’s dark history dies in Echo Park | Huizar faces harassment allegations

Eagle Rock refugee group gets boost | Chronicler of L.A.’s dark history dies in Echo Park | Huizar faces harassment allegations

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info Eastsiders, it’s the last day of summer. While the season has gone, there’s still a lot of news to talk about. So here’s the latest, including another  allegation of sexual harassment against termed-out Eastside councilman Jose Huizar. An Eagle Rock group that helps newly arrived refugees is getting a helping […]

Political strategy, criminal trial and Title IX analogies: we analyze the terms Blasey Ford set for Senate testimony

Political strategy, criminal trial and Title IX analogies: we analyze the terms Blasey Ford set for Senate testimony

Committee Chairman U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA) (L) and ranking member Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) (R) participate in a markup hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee September 13, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. ; Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images AirTalk® Negotiations are ongoing between the Senate Judiciary Committee and attorneys for the Bay Area […]

Mexico City exiting Los Feliz | Elysian Valley coffee roaster ready for its debut; Sugarbloom Bakery going retail in Glassell Park

Mexico City exiting Los Feliz | Elysian Valley coffee roaster ready for its debut; Sugarbloom Bakery going retail in Glassell Park

BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Mexico City is saying farewell to Los Feliz after a 25-year-run. Meanwhile, a new bakery is in the works for Glassell Park while a new coffee roaster is getting off the ground in Elysian Valley. And what to expect from a restaurant called The Cloudy Garlic? Read on for more Eastside dining […]

Looking for Something to Do? Free Pasadena Events September 22 to 28

Looking for Something to Do? Free Pasadena Events September 22 to 28

Here are events scheduled Saturday, Sept. 22, to Friday, Sept. 28. All events are free, so take a look — and don’t you dare say there’s nothing to do in Pasadena! Things to Come (1936, NR) starring Raymond Massey and Ralph Richardson will be shown Saturday, Sept. 22, at 2 p.m. in the Donald R. […]

New law requires doctors to tell patients when put on probation

New law requires doctors to tell patients when put on probation

Medicare’s proposed changes to doctor’s compensation will reduce paperwork, physicians agree. But at what cost to their income?; Credit: andresr/Getty Images AirTalk® California doctors will have to tell patients if they are on probation for sexual misconduct or other wrongdoing under a new law. Gov. Jerry Brown announced he signed the first-in-the-nation legislation Wednesday. Patients […]

Eastside Weekend: Head to the river for the Frogtown Artwalk | S’mores and stories under moonlight | Tales from the single scene

Eastside Weekend: Head to the river for the Frogtown Artwalk | S’mores and stories under moonlight | Tales from the single scene

By LUCY GUANUNA Elysian Valley will be abuzz this weekend with the 11th Frogtown Artwalk as art lovers young and old descend on the L.A. River to see the work of more than 50 artists at pop-up galleries, art installations and artist studios. A block party with musical performances will keep things fun, as will […]

Eastside Weekend: Head to the river for the Frogtown Artwalk | S’mores and stories under moonlight | Tales from the single scene

Eastside Weekend: Head to the river for the Frogtown Artwalk | S’mores and stories under moonlight | Tales from the single scene

By LUCY GUANUNA Elysian Valley will be abuzz this weekend with the 11th Frogtown Artwalk as art lovers young and old descend on the L.A. River to see the work of more than 50 artists at pop-up galleries, art installations and artist studios. A block party with musical performances will keep things fun, as will […]

What an FBI probe into sexual assault allegations against Judge Kavanaugh would look like and the political implications it could create

What an FBI probe into sexual assault allegations against Judge Kavanaugh would look like and the political implications it could create

Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh leaves his home September 19, 2018 in Chevy Chase, Maryland. ; Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images AirTalk® The ball is now in Senate Republicans’ court. How will they proceed with the confirmation process for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh? The Palo Alto college professor accusing Kavanaugh of sexual assault says […]

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