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Mixed Company in Silver Lake out of business after 10 months

Mixed Company in Silver Lake out of business after 10 months

SILVER LAKE – After an ambitious build-out that lasted more than a year – and only 10 short months in business – Mixed Company on Sunset Boulevard has shut its doors for good. The restaurant announced the closure on its web site, but did not offer an explanation. “The reasons are several and none of […]

Mixed Company in Silver Lake out of business after 10 months

Mixed Company in Silver Lake out of business after 10 months

SILVER LAKE – After an ambitious build-out that lasted more than a year – and only 10 short months in business – Mixed Company on Sunset Boulevard has shut its doors for good. The restaurant announced the closure on its web site, but did not offer an explanation. “The reasons are several and none of […]

Silver Lake Thai restaurant once showcased by Jonathan Gold shutting down

Silver Lake Thai restaurant once showcased by Jonathan Gold  shutting down

SILVER LAKE — Mae Ploy, a neighborhood Thai restaurant that once won praise from influential restaurant critic Jonathan Gold,  is preparing to close its doors at the end of the month after more than a quarter century of serving up noodles, curries, spicy soups and other favorites. A notice posted on the front door of […]

Echo Park’s million-square-foot neighbor; Playboy Atwater Village studios sold; Goodbye, John Aaroe

Echo Park’s million-square-foot neighbor; Playboy Atwater Village studios sold; Goodbye, John Aaroe

A Roundup of Eastside  Real Estate and Development News Welcome to the first issue of Real Estate Monday, a digest about Eastside real estate news, development and people. In this week’s issue:  A 49-story skyscraper is literally the high point of a massive development proposed for the eastern edge of Echo Park.  Comedian Chris Hardwick […]

One dead in El Sereno officer-involved shooting

One dead in El Sereno officer-involved shooting

El SERENO — Police fatally shot one person this morning in the 3400 block of Amethyst Street, the LAPD said. The shooting took place after officers responded to a call at 6:30 a.m. about two persons — one of them armed with a gun — on Amethyst, police said. An officer-involved shooting took place but […]

Fire strikes Highland Park area church; Boyle Heights suspect runs across rooftops; MLK Day closures

Fire strikes Highland Park area church; Boyle Heights suspect runs across rooftops; MLK Day closures

Church Fire: Firefighters quickly put out a blaze early this morning in the 129-year-old Church of the Angels on the border of Pasadena and Highland Park. In addition to fire and smoke damage, there were also signs of vandalism inside the historic Episcopalian church at 1100 N. Avenue 64. The church is located on the […]

For Lease: Open Sunday – Efficient, Private Standalone Studio in Echo Park – Video

For Lease: Open Sunday – Efficient, Private Standalone Studio in Echo Park – Video

Sponsored Post 1534 Lemoyne St. | $1,500 per month | See Video and Listing & Website Open House: Sunday, Jan. 14: 2 – 4 pm Efficient Echo Park standalone studio with large private outdoor space. Near the bustling retail, restaurants and nightlife of Echo Park. Part of a triplex, this upgraded unit has polished concrete […]

For Sale: Fixer Alert! Off Market 2 Unit in Lincoln Heights

For Sale: Fixer Alert!  Off Market 2 Unit in Lincoln Heights

Sponsored Post 3117 Aylesworth Pl | $385,000 | Property Website 2 UNIT VALUE-ADD IN LINCOLN HEIGHTS – OFF MARKET! (1) 3 BR + 1 BA Apartment (1) Studio Apartment $214/SF $192,500/Unit Prime Location Above Broadway Affordable, well located, and with tons of upside – this property will not last! The Sellers inherited the property and […]

Silver Lake’s Bar Keeper to leave Sunset Junction behind for Hoover Street

Silver Lake’s Bar Keeper to leave Sunset Junction behind for Hoover Street

Future home of Bar Keeper SILVER LAKE — It was last April when the owner of Bar Keeper,  the Sunset Junction shop catering to mixologists with new and vintage barware as well as spirits and bitters, announced that he was looking for a new location as his lease was expiring.  That new location turns out […]

Sunshine and rainbows follow a day of rain

Sunshine and rainbows follow a day of rain

Sunset view from Silver Lake | Photo by Dan Gershon The first major storm in months brought heavy rain and gusty winds to the Eastside and left many residents to deal with flooded streets, freeways and leaky roofs.  But, near day’s end, the sun managed to peek through the clouds while some faint rainbows appeared […]