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Box-truck explodes in Boyle Heights | East L.A. pursuit catches shooting suspects | E. Hollywood hospital expands

Box-truck explodes in Boyle Heights | East L.A. pursuit catches shooting suspects | E. Hollywood hospital expands

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. The back of a box truck exploded Friday near a busy intersection in Boyle Heights. Authorities are still seeking the cause. No injuries were reported. Firefighters told NBC4 that the truck may have been carrying […]

A Silver Lake Triplex, a Hollywood Hills View Home, and a Light-Filled Lease in Mt. Washington, Presented by Tracy Do

A Silver Lake Triplex, a Hollywood Hills View Home, and a Light-Filled Lease in Mt. Washington, Presented by Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 3309 Hamilton Way | Silver Lake Here’s a nice investment opportunity, a handsome Spanish-style triplex located on a street-to-street lot in prime Silver Lake. The complex was built in 1931 and retains many period architectural details including tray ceilings with above-average height, large French windows and beautiful wood floors. Two sunny apartments, each […]

Signs of old Echo Park revealed

Signs of old Echo Park revealed

Echo Park  —   The demolition of a metal shed on Echo Park Avenue this week revealed an old commercial sign painted on the brick wall of the neighboring Del Mor apartment building. The shops named in the sign reflect a pre-gentrified Echo Park, when the ground floor of the Del Mor was occupied by businesses […]

Signs of old Echo Park revealed

Signs of old Echo Park revealed

Echo Park  —   The demolition of a metal shed on Echo Park Avenue this week revealed an old commercial sign painted on the brick wall of the neighboring Del Mor apartment building. The shops named in the sign reflect a pre-gentrified Echo Park, when the ground floor of the Del Mor was occupied by businesses […]

Highland Park veterans memorial to receive $50,000 of badly needed TLC

Highland Park veterans memorial to receive $50,000 of badly needed TLC

Highland Park — The giant American flag that flaps over the veterans memorial at Figueroa Street and York Boulevard is an impressive sight. But at ground level, the memorial is not so inspiring, with a large fountain at the center sitting broken and empty. But now the city is moving head with the latest effort to revive and […]

Stay on top of Echo Park news with the Echo Park Weekly

Stay on top of Echo Park news with the Echo Park Weekly

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For Sale: 2 Large Homes in Echo Park Near Sunset & Alvarado

For Sale: 2 Large Homes in Echo Park Near Sunset & Alvarado

Sponsored Post 1306 Waterloo St | $1,479,000 | Property Website WHAT A VALUE! 2 homes for the price of many single-family homes in the area! Welcome to 1306-1308 Waterloo St, 2 spacious detached homes in the heart of Echo Park just above Sunset Blvd & Alvarado St. The front house is 4BR+2BA totaling 1,306 SF […]

Cypress Park’s spiritual retreat for dogs | LAUSD’s crowded election ballot | Healing music in Boyle Heights

Cypress Park’s spiritual retreat for dogs | LAUSD’s crowded election ballot | Healing music in Boyle Heights

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info There’s a New Age doggy retreat in Cypress Park, Boyle Heights’ White Memorial is trying music therapy and more on how the LAUSD board election is shaping up. Happy Monday! LAUSD’s crowded ballot  There’s at least 11 candidates running for District 5’s board seat, which covers several Eastside […]

East L.A. woman sentenced to 9 years in jail over immigration scam

East L.A. woman sentenced to 9 years in jail over immigration scam

East Los Angeles  —  A 64-year-old woman who ran an immigration business out of her home was sentenced to 9 years in jail for selling fake visas and passport stamps, the L.A County District Attorney announced. Dalila Moreno was also ordered pay more than $300,000 in restitution to more than 30 victims as part of her […]

Mid-Century Home in the Franklin Hills, Presented by Tracy Do

Mid-Century Home in the Franklin Hills, Presented by Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 3909 Prospect Ave. | Los Feliz This beautifully remodeled mid-century home places you in a choice spot, and within the district boundary of Franklin Elementary. The open concept living space impresses with exquisite details, oversized windows, and sliding glass doors providing effortless interplay with the outdoors. In the stylish, updated kitchen find gorgeous […]