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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 […]

Eastside Holiday: Christmas tree lightings in Eagle Rock & El Sereno; Echo Park Community Parade & Highland Park Hanukkah party

Eastside Holiday: Christmas tree lightings in Eagle Rock & El Sereno; Echo Park Community Parade & Highland Park Hanukkah party

Echo Park Community Parade By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ Tis the time for holiday parades, parties and more! Below are a few Christmas- and Hanukkah-inspired  celebrations coming up this weekend and early next week. Old Fashioned Christmas  |  Friday,Dec. 7 Join Eagle Rock residents for live entertainment and refreshments during the Eagle Rock Tree Lighting Ceremony on […]

Elysian Valley’s dining scene is gaining some Italian flavor

Elysian Valley’s dining scene is gaining some Italian flavor

By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ Elysian Valley  — Il Capriccio – a classic Italian restaurant in Los Feliz – is opening a pizzeria in Frogtown’s rising restaurant scene in Elysian Valley. The restaurant went public with the news in September when it served up bowls of pasta in front of its new home during during the Frogtown Artwalk. […]