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Lawsuit filed against Boyle Heights recycling center; new homes proposed for Eagle Rock

Lawsuit filed against Boyle Heights recycling center; new homes proposed for Eagle Rock

Today’s Photo: Empty Silver Lake Reservoir | Gina Acuna The city filed a lawsuit against Clean Up America, a Boyle Heights recycling center where a fire burned and smoldered for six weeks in a pile of trash that was 2-stories high and 250-feet long. The city wants to a court receiver to take control of […]

Lawsuit filed against Boyle Heights recycling center; new homes proposed for Eagle Rock

Lawsuit filed against Boyle Heights recycling center; new homes proposed for Eagle Rock

Today’s Photo: Empty Silver Lake Reservoir | Gina Acuna The city filed a lawsuit against Clean Up America, a Boyle Heights recycling center where a fire burned and smoldered for six weeks in a pile of trash that was 2-stories high and 250-feet long. The city wants to a court receiver to take control of […]

Inside the debate over President Obama’s drilling ban

Inside the debate over President Obama’s drilling ban

The Development Driller III, which is drilling the relief well, is seen at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill May 11, 2010 off the coast of Louisiana in the Gulf of Mexico.; Credit: Pool/Getty Images AirTalk President Obama is using a provision of a 1953 law to try to permanently ban drilling in […]

Alumnus donates $7 million to Cal State L.A. nursing program; Silver Lake debates reservoir’s future; Montecito Heights man enters Congressional race

Alumnus donates $7 million to Cal State L.A. nursing program; Silver Lake debates reservoir’s future; Montecito Heights man enters Congressional race

Today’s Photo: Elysian Park | brianhoward1 Cal State L.A. alumnus Patricia Chin and her husband, William Chin, have donated $7 million to endow the Chin Family Institute for Nursing and create a nursing simulation lab on the El Sereno campus. The college’s school of nursing will also be named in her honor.  Cal State L.A. […]

Price cuts on Boyle Heights 4-unit; Historic Filipinotown duplex; Highland Park bungalow

Price cuts on Boyle Heights 4-unit; Historic Filipinotown duplex; Highland Park bungalow

Prices on more than a dozen homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Boyle Heights: Price reduced $50,000 on a 4-unit apartment building, with one bedroom in each unit. $699,000. Echo Park: Price drops more than $25,000 for two units […]

Should taxpayer money go legal aid for immigrants facing deportation?

Should taxpayer money go legal aid for immigrants facing deportation?

Diana Simpson-Lowe writes a sign to carry as people gather holding placards and voicing their displeasure with the recent US election results on International Migrants Day on December 18, 2016 in downtown Los Angeles. ; Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is considering allocating a million dollars for […]

Should taxpayer money go legal aid for immigrants facing deportation?

Should taxpayer money go legal aid for immigrants facing deportation?

Diana Simpson-Lowe writes a sign to carry as people gather holding placards and voicing their displeasure with the recent US election results on International Migrants Day on December 18, 2016 in downtown Los Angeles. ; Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is considering allocating a million dollars for […]

What we know so far about the assassination of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey in Ankara

What we know so far about the assassination of Russia’s ambassador to Turkey in Ankara

A picture taken on June 4, 2014 in Ankara, shows Andrey Karlov, the Russian ambassador to Ankara. ; Credit: DEPO PHOTOS/AFP/Getty Images AirTalk Russia’s envoy to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, was shot to death on Monday night during an art exhibition in the Turkish capital of Ankara. The attack was photographed and moments after the shooting […]

El Sereno coffee house plans to reopen after car comes crashing through front door

El Sereno coffee house plans to reopen after car comes crashing through front door

Entrance to Holy Grounds remains boarded up BY LUCY GUANUNA EL SERENO — A popular coffee house that  has been closed since late October after a car slammed into the storefront plans to open early next year after extensive damage is repaired and other improvements are made. Holy Grounds Coffee and Tea in the 5300 […]

Scenes and Sightings from Elysian Valley

Scenes and Sightings from Elysian Valley

A selection of recent Instagram photos from Elysian Valley. Home is where the heart is. A photo posted by J.Carlos Zavala (@mrjczavala) on Nov 9, 2016 at 10:47am PST We’re still on that sharing HIGH!! We lovelovelove helping our neighbors share their excess fruits and veggies with other neighbors!!!! #farmla ❤️ A photo posted by […]

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