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Free Boyle Heights Youth Opportunities Fair to be held on Oct. 1

Free Boyle Heights Youth Opportunities Fair to be held on Oct. 1
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Sponsored Post Courtesy Boyle Heights Beat Nonprofit organizations and city agencies that provide programs and services for Boyle Heights teens and pre-teens will come together for a Youth Opportunity Fair to take place on Saturday, Oct. 1, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Boyle Heights City Hall, 2130 East 1st Street, Los Ángeles. In light […]

Price cuts for an Eagle Rock townhouse; Highland Park hillside bungalow; Mt. Washington 3-bedroom

Price cuts for an Eagle Rock townhouse; Highland Park hillside bungalow; Mt. Washington 3-bedroom

Prices on more than 40 homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Eagle Rock: Price drops more than $14,000 for a 3-bedroom townhouse — with a 1,363-square-foot interior and wood floors throughout. $464,900. Highland Park: $20,000 cut for a 2-bedroom […]

Temp hits 106 degrees in Mount Washington; will it go higher?

Temp hits 106 degrees in Mount Washington; will it go higher?

MOUNT WASHINGTON —  You probably know this but it’s really, really hot outside. But just how hot? Well, according to preliminary information from the weather station in Mount Washington, the temperature hit 106 degrees at 2 p.m. More Mount Washington stories Got a story, tip, question or photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily email […]

Found in Echo Park: Beautiful 2 year old Pitbull mix

Found in Echo Park: Beautiful 2 year old Pitbull mix

Our foster Kevin is a beautiful 2 year old Pitbull mix and is available for adoption NOW! He loves hiking around Elysian Part trail and walking around the Lake. This boy had a rough start in life but is a total love bug and has the most soulful brown eyes. In foster home in Echo […]

Man shot in Boyle Heights; mushrooms blamed for sickening Silver Lake students

Man shot in Boyle Heights; mushrooms blamed for sickening Silver Lake students

Elysian Valley | Tracy Stone A 45-year-old man was injured during an early morning shooting in the 100 block of Pecan Street in Boyle Heights. The suspect or suspects remain at large. Daily News Hospital test results say that students at Micheltorena Elementary in Silver Lake got sick after eating toxic mushrooms given to them […]

Shopper & Diner: Maré moves into Silver Lake; Casa Bianca is back from summer break; acclaim for Sqirl’s savory rice bowls

Shopper & Diner: Maré moves into Silver Lake; Casa Bianca is back from summer break; acclaim for Sqirl’s savory rice bowls

By CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Bye-bye Barbarella – Maré is moving in, Eater LA reports. The dinner spot is taking over the space that Barbarella occupied for several years in Silver Lake, but on a much grander scale. Apparently, Barbarella and its side barbecue spot Charcoal went belly-up a few weeks ago. So far, details about Maré’s […]

Fire breaks out in Elysian Park [updated]

Fire breaks out in Elysian Park [updated]

A brush fire burned more than six acres in the heart of Elysian Park this afternoon before it was knocked down by firefighters. The L.A. Fire Department deployed water dropping helicopters and about 100 firefighters to put out the blaze, which broke out at about noon below Angel’s Point  near Stadium Way and Academy Road. It […]

Fire breaks out in Elysian Park [updated]

Fire breaks out in Elysian Park [updated]

A brush fire burned more than six acres in the heart of Elysian Park this afternoon before it was knocked down by firefighters. The L.A. Fire Department deployed water dropping helicopters and about 100 firefighters to put out the blaze, which broke out at about noon below Angel’s Point  near Stadium Way and Academy Road. It […]

Highland Park author awarded $625,000″genius” grant; Councilman Ryu sets course for driverless vehicles; 710 Freeway closures

Highland Park author awarded $625,000″genius” grant; Councilman Ryu sets course for driverless vehicles; 710 Freeway closures

Atwater Village | Viva La Maquina Josh Kun, a communications professor and author of Highland Park is one of this year’s winners of a $625,000 MacArthur “genius” grant.  L.A. Times 4th District Councilman David Ryu wants the city to be ready to support self-driving vehicles by 2035.  Council District 4 Drivers and driver-less vehicles will […]

“We want you to get out of our neighborhood” — Anti-gentrification demonstrators take to the streets during Boyle Heights art openings

“We want you to get out of our neighborhood” — Anti-gentrification demonstrators take to the streets during Boyle Heights art openings

BOYLE HEIGHTS —  Art lovers and patrons descended on Anderson Street and Mission Road last Saturday for exhibition openings at several new galleries that have popped up in the industrial lowlands of Boyle Heights.  But as the art crowd gathered inside brightly illuminated galleries,  protesters marched outside on darkened streets, banging on gallery windows and […]