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Figueroa auto repair shops give way to new Highland Park development

Figueroa auto repair shops give way to new Highland Park development

The former Abdul’s Auto Care under renovation By BARRY LANK Highland Park  — Turning auto repair and body shops into offices, restaurants or shops could be a trend along Figueroa Street. Two such projects are already underway, and one of the developers says there will probably be more conversions on the neighborhood’s main street. Local […]

Atwater Village 2BR/2BA with Two Amazing Bonus Spaces

Atwater Village 2BR/2BA with Two Amazing Bonus Spaces

Sponsored Post 3860 Hollypark Place | Atwater Village Live in the heart of Atwater Village in this charm-filled 1924 Tudor. This 2-bedroom/2-bath home is bursting with character and all the bonus spaces you have been looking for. A large light-filled living room greets you with barrel ceilings, fireplace and original hardwood floors. Master bedroom has […]

Eastside Monday: Mindfulness coloring class in Boyle Heights; singer-songwriter Johanna Samuel at The Bootleg; Plum LA in Echo Park

Eastside Monday:  Mindfulness coloring class in Boyle Heights; singer-songwriter Johanna Samuel at The Bootleg; Plum LA in Echo Park

Monday, July 15 Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider: Reduce stress by taking a Mindfulness Coloring lesson at the Benjamin Franklin Library in Boyle Heights Singer-songwriter Johanna Samuels performs as part of the Monday residency program at the Bootleg Theater Stories Books & Cafe in Echo Park hosts […]

Montecito Heights cleans up

Montecito Heights cleans up

Freeway overpass bridge freshly painted | Martha Benedict Montecito Heights —  Tagging was painted over and bags of trash, mattresses and auto parts were hauled away today as part of a community cleanup sponsored by the Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council and the Montecito Heights Improvement Association. The cleanup included the pedestrian bridge over the Arroyo Seco […]

Eastside Saturday: L.A. River tour; Lotus Festival opening day; Silver Lake Flea at night

Eastside Saturday: L.A. River tour; Lotus Festival opening day; Silver Lake Flea at night

Saturday, July 14 Here are some of today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar, Weekend Picks and some bonus events to consider: The Friends of the L.A. River will host a yoga class, a guided nature tour and a slow bike ride along the river as part of as part of monthly events at Lewis MacAdams Riverfront […]

Eastside’s elevated elote; Flounce Vintage saying goodbye to Virgil Village; HP’s La Abeja keeps its buzz

Eastside’s elevated elote; Flounce Vintage saying goodbye to Virgil Village; HP’s La Abeja keeps its buzz

Esquites dish| Courtesy Salazar Shopper & Diner Report BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Two Eastside chefs have elevated elote, or Mexican corn-on-the-cob, to become a staple summer dish that goes beyond the traditional street vendor version served with tajin, mayonnaise, butter and Parmesan cheese. Take for instance, Salazar executive chef Johnathan Aviles’ esquites dish, or corn-off-the cob. […]

Weekend Open Houses: Eagle Rock cottage; Glassell Park modern; Echo Park townhome

Weekend Open Houses: Eagle Rock cottage; Glassell Park modern; Echo Park townhome

Search our sponsored Open House Calendar listings below or click on the neighborhood links for more properties. 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 & Montecito Heights Area Highland Park & […]

Coming to the Echo Park Lotus Festival this weekend? Expect a new beer & wine garden along with longtime favorites

Coming to the Echo Park Lotus Festival this weekend? Expect a new beer & wine garden along with longtime favorites

Thousands of people are expected to flock to Echo Park Lake this weekend, July 14 & 15,  for the 38th Lotus Festival. The neighborhood’s largest event celebrates the summer blooming of the lotus flower in the lakebed and raises awareness of the cultural contributions made by Asians and Pacific Islanders. This year,  the festival will focus on the people and […]

Found in Silver Lake: Small sweet dog

Found in Silver Lake: Small sweet dog

Found wandering in traffic today, off Sunset Blvd. No ID tag. Had harness on. SO SMALL to be loose, so HOPEFULLY someone is missing this SWEET SENIOR. If this dog is yours or belongs to someone you know, please be prepared to show proof. Contact: 626-319-0326 via text Want to publish a Lost & Found […]

Heat wave outages continue into Sunday — power out to nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake & 1,200 in Highland Park

Heat wave outages continue into Sunday — power out to nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake & 1,200 in Highland Park

LADWP Outage Map LADWP crews have been working 16-hour shifts to restore electrical service knocked down by this weekend’s “heat storm” and record-high demand. But thousands of customers still remained without power Sunday morning, including nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake and another 1,200 in Highland Park. More than 6,800 Eastside customers were still without power […]