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Goodby El Pollo Loco, Hello California Sun: Sunset Junction undergoing restaurant and retail shake up

Goodby El Pollo Loco, Hello California Sun: Sunset Junction undergoing restaurant and retail shake up

Sunset Junction — the hub of the neighborhood restaurants, shops and nightlife — has witnesses the departure of several businesses in recent weeks as well as the arrival of some newcomers.  Here’s a rundown of what’s been going on: The Silver Lake El Pollo Loco has shuttered The fast-food Mexican restaurant restaurant is currently boarded […]

Crash and coffee in Cypress Park

Crash and coffee in Cypress Park

Cypress Park —  A black Kia crashed onto the sidewalk outside of Antigua Coffee Roasters on Saturday, demolishing a stop sign, some planters and narrowly missing sidewalk tables outside the Figueroa Street coffee house. LA Grim Street posted photos of the crash to show the need for more traffic safety measures along Figueroa. But a  different set […]

East Hollywood fire breaks out in vacant apartment building

East Hollywood fire breaks out in vacant apartment building

Photo by Rachel Uranga By Rachel Urganga East Hollywood — A vacant East Hollywood apartment building that stood over the former Goody Goody restaurant burned early this morning. Fire officials tweeted that the fire at 315 N. Vermont Ave. broke out before 6 am in the ground floor of the three-story brick building, next to the Metro […]

Silver Lake salon closing after 30 years; Boba Guys arrive in Historic Filipinotown; Sunset Junction coffee shop to pour its final cup

Silver Lake salon closing after 30 years; Boba Guys arrive in Historic Filipinotown; Sunset Junction coffee shop to pour its final cup

BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Silver Lake prepares to say goodbye to a long-time beauty salon and a Sunset Junction coffee shop while Historic Filipinotown welcomes a new boba spot. Read on for Shopper & Diner news. Modem Salon & Spa is closing after more than 30 years, the Silver Lake salon announced on its Facebook page.   Owner […]

Open House Weekend: $749,000 Silver Lake Spanish bungalow | $1.1 million new Mt. Washington home | $933,000 Eagle Rock townhouse

Open House Weekend: $749,000 Silver Lake Spanish bungalow | $1.1 million new Mt. Washington home | $933,000 Eagle Rock townhouse

Search our sponsored Open House Calendar listings below or click on the neighborhood links for more properties. Go here for recent real estate listings. Atwater Village Area Boyle Heights Area Cypress Park, Glassell Park & Mount Washington Area Eagle Rock Area East Los Angeles Area Echo Park Area El Sereno Area Elysian Valley, Lincoln Heights […]

A Tribute to Super A in Glassell Park | RVs human waste problem | Jemele Hill says “I do” on an Echo Park rooftop

A Tribute to Super A in Glassell Park  | RVs human waste problem | Jemele Hill says “I do” on an Echo Park rooftop

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info What to do with human waste from RV dwellers. Super A Foods in Glassell Park gets a role in A Star Is Born. And ex-ESPN host Jemele Hill gets engaged on top of the tallest building of Echo Park. Your News & Notes for Thursday. A homage to Glassell […]

Silver Lake’s Tokio Florist property hits the market at $5.5 million

Silver Lake’s Tokio Florist property hits the market at $5.5 million

Silver Lake  —  A century-old Tudor Revival mansion that served as the home of Tokio Florist for more than 50 years has been put up for sale at an asking price of $5.5 million, according to Redfin and other listing services. The half-acre property surrounded by a Trader Joe’s and other Hyperion Avenue shops and […]

Two suspects arrested in connection with East L.A. murder and robbery

Two suspects arrested in connection with East L.A. murder and robbery

By RACHEL URANGA East Los Angeles  — Two men believed connected to the robbery and killing of a 22-year-old In-N-Out worker, who had just gotten off his shift, have been arrested, said the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department. Rene Lupian, 22, was shot on Nov. 7 around 10:30 p.m. on his way home from work along […]

2018 Favorites: Goodbye, Mario — the most famous goose of Echo Park Lake

2018 Favorites: Goodbye, Mario — the most famous goose of Echo Park Lake

Photo by Jamie Pham/Courtesy L.A. Zoo The obituary of Mario the goose was our most read animal story of the year.  This is from a story that appeared on July  16, 2018. Echo Park —  The bossy, loyal and lovable Echo Park Lake goose named Mario — aka Maria — has died at his home at […]

2018 Favorites: Mario — the most famous goose of Echo Park Lake — dies

2018 Favorites: Mario — the most famous goose of Echo Park Lake — dies

Photo by Jamie Pham/Courtesy L.A. Zoo The obituary of Mario the goose was our most read animal story of the year.  This is from a story that appeared on July  16, 2018. Echo Park —  The bossy, loyal and lovable Echo Park Lake goose named Mario — aka Maria — has died at his home at […]