Author Archive


Receipts would go all-digital under proposed California bill that would toss out paper ones for good

Receipts would go all-digital under proposed California bill that would toss out paper ones for good

A receipt rests on top of a credit card.; Credit: Photo by Brad Montgomery via Flickr Creative Commons AirTalk® If you love those two-foot long receipts with tons of coupons on them, you’ll be disappointed to hear that a bill making its way through the California legislature would require businesses to go paperless when it […]

$100,000 reduction for 4-bedroom Hermon home | $40,000 off Boyle Heights 2-on-a-lot | $30,000 chop on Eagle Rock Traditional

$100,000 reduction for 4-bedroom Hermon home | $40,000 off Boyle Heights 2-on-a-lot | $30,000 chop on Eagle Rock Traditional

Prices on around 45 condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Hermon: $100,000 cut for a recently-redone 4-bedroom. Has extra parking. $799,000. Boyle Heights: $40,000 chop for two houses on a lot – a 2-bedroom and a 4-bedroom. $589,000. Eagle Rock: […]

AirTalk special on Mueller report: Can Attorney General Barr exonerate Trump?

AirTalk special on Mueller report: Can Attorney General Barr exonerate Trump?

U.S. President Donald Trump returns to the White House after spending the weekend in Florida March 24, 2019 in Washington, DC. Trump returns to Washington as Special Counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election; Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images AirTalk® The Justice Department said Sunday that […]

Los Feliz street hazards | Shooting at East Hollywood Metro station | Gender-neutral bathrooms at Boyle Heights schools

Los Feliz street hazards | Shooting at East Hollywood Metro station | Gender-neutral bathrooms at Boyle Heights schools

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info Los Feliz wants safety measures after a pedestrian death. There was a shooting at an East Hollywood Metro station  — the same place where a brutal rape occurred a week earlier. Plus an update on the school board race and a look at gender neutral bathrooms in Boyle […]

Los Feliz street hazards | Shooting at East Hollywood Metro station | Gender-neutral bathrooms at Boyle Heights schools

Los Feliz street hazards | Shooting at East Hollywood Metro station | Gender-neutral bathrooms at Boyle Heights schools

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info Los Feliz wants safety measures after a pedestrian death. There was a shooting at an East Hollywood Metro station  — the same place where a brutal rape occurred a week earlier. Plus an update on the school board race and a look at gender neutral bathrooms in Boyle […]

Mount Washington in bloom

Mount Washington in bloom

Photo by Todd Frankel Mount Washington —  There’s no need for Todd Frankel to deal with traffic jams and the crowds descending on the  poppy fields of Lake Elsinore. Instead, he watches the superbloom in his backyard, where the Western Redbud (foreground) and purple Wisteria in the background have put on a springtime show. Is your […]

Transient rapes victim at East Hollywood Metro Red Line station

Transient rapes victim at East Hollywood Metro Red Line station

East Hollywood rape suspect | Courtesy LAPD East Hollywood — Police released a photo and drawing of a man suspected of a rape  last week at the Metro Red Line station at Sunset Boulevard and Vermont Avenue. The suspect, who police said is a transient who frequents Metro station, lured the victim into a secluded, emergency […]

Forever alone? New survey shows decline of romantic partners

Forever alone? New survey shows decline of romantic partners

A couple shares a romantic moment as the full moon rises in the background on February 22, 2016. ; Credit: BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk® It’s no secret that young adults today are waiting longer than previous generations to get married and have children. New data from the University of Chicago-based General Social Survey (GSS) shows […]

Eagle Rock’s speakeasy shutters; plant-based German fare in Highland Park; new Echo Park wine bar & shop

Eagle Rock’s speakeasy shutters; plant-based German fare in Highland Park; new Echo Park wine bar & shop

BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Here’s your weekly rundown of Eastside dining and shopping news. The lights at Eagle Rock’s Room 31 have gone dark after three years in operation, Eater LA reports. The 100-square-foot space was the neighborhood’s first craft cocktail bar. Owned by Marcos Menendez and Stephanie Macewciz, Room 31 was tucked behind a sliding […]

Looking for Something to Do? Free Pasadena Events March 23 to 29

Looking for Something to Do? Free Pasadena Events March 23 to 29

Here are events scheduled Saturday, March 23, to Friday, March 29. All events are free, so take a look — and don’t you dare say there’s nothing to do in Pasadena! March is One City, One Story month — our community reading celebration! Have you read this year’s selection “In the Distance,” the Pulitzer Prize […]

Fiore

Flintridge Books

Lyd and Mo Photography

Louis Jane Studios

Homage Pasadena

Search