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$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: […]

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 […]

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 […]

Eastside Weekend: Mr. Sparkle art show; Cypress Park historic walking tour & Ariana Pop Dance Party

Eastside Weekend: Mr. Sparkle art show; Cypress Park historic walking tour & Ariana Pop Dance Party

By LUCY GUANUNA Springtime is here and the weather is oh-so-sweet. So opt for some outdoor activities, like a walking tour through Cypress Park or hang out under the big pepper tree at Debs Park to watch a performance by the Old Time String Jam Band. Read on for our weekend picks. FRIDAY, March 22 […]

Nearly $50 million in 710 Freeway funds to be diverted to El Sereno & Boyle Heights projects

Nearly $50 million in 710 Freeway funds to be diverted to El Sereno & Boyle Heights projects

Boyle Heights roundabout will receive $8 million | City of L.A. New traffic signals in El Sereno and a roundabout in Boyle Heights. These will be some of the local traffic improvements projects that will be funded with nearly $50 million from monies diverted from the now abandoned effort to extend the 710 Freeway. But […]

$300,000 reduction for Echo Park bungalow on 3/4 acre | $100,000 of Highland Park duplex | $66,000 chop on Mt. Washington 3-bed

$300,000 reduction for Echo Park bungalow on 3/4 acre | $100,000 of Highland Park duplex | $66,000 chop on Mt. Washington 3-bed

Prices on around four dozen condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Echo Park: Price chopped $300,000 on a 2-bedroom hilltop bungalow on .73 of an acre. Needs updating to meet codes. $1,250,000. Highland Park: $100,000 reduction on an upgraded duplex […]

$300,000 reduction for Echo Park bungalow on 3/4 acre | $100,000 of Highland Park duplex | $66,000 chop on Mt. Washington 3-bed

$300,000 reduction for Echo Park bungalow on 3/4 acre | $100,000 of Highland Park duplex | $66,000 chop on Mt. Washington 3-bed

Prices on around four dozen condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Echo Park: Price chopped $300,000 on a 2-bedroom hilltop bungalow on .73 of an acre. Needs updating to meet codes. $1,250,000. Highland Park: $100,000 reduction on an upgraded duplex […]