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Highland Park’s El Huarache Azteca seeking beer and wine license

Highland Park’s El Huarache Azteca seeking beer and wine license
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HIGHLAND PARK — Long-time York Boulevard restaurant El Huarache Azteca has won praise for its barbacoa, sopes and, of course, huaraches. But how about some beer and wine to wash down your favorite antojito?  That could be an option if the owner of El Huarache win permission to serve beer and wine, according to the […]

Highland Park’s El Huarache Azteca seeking beer and wine license

Highland Park’s El Huarache Azteca seeking beer and wine license

HIGHLAND PARK — Long-time York Boulevard restaurant El Huarache Azteca has won praise for its barbacoa, sopes and, of course, huaraches. But how about some beer and wine to wash down your favorite antojito?  That could be an option if the owner of El Huarache win permission to serve beer and wine, according to the […]

LAFD extinguishes Echo Park house fire [updated]

LAFD extinguishes Echo Park house fire  [updated]

Photo by Thomas DeBoe ECHO PARK — Firefighters took about 25 minutes to knock down a blaze that broke out in a bungalow across from Echo Park Lake this afternoon. No persons were injured in the blaze that broke out at about 3:30 p.m. in the 600 block of Echo Park Avenue, according to the […]

LAFD extinguishes Echo Park house fire [updated]

LAFD extinguishes Echo Park house fire  [updated]

Photo by Thomas DeBoe ECHO PARK — Firefighters took about 25 minutes to knock down a blaze that broke out in a bungalow across from Echo Park Lake this afternoon. No persons were injured in the blaze that broke out at about 3:30 p.m. in the 600 block of Echo Park Avenue, according to the […]

Two bodies recovered from L.A. River

Two bodies recovered from L.A. River

Two bodies were recovered from the L.A. River near Cypress Park, the LAPD said tonight. The bodies were recovered following a search for two teenage boys who were reported missing on Friday, according to KTLA. Officials, however, have not confirmed the identity of the bodies. On Friday morning, two bodies were reported  in the river […]

Scenes & Sightings from Cypress Park

Scenes & Sightings from Cypress Park

A selection of recent Instagram photos from Cypress Park. The dogs of #CypressPark. A photo posted by @northeast.la on Apr 3, 2016 at 7:57pm PDT #laneighborhoodpride #losangeles #northeastla #nela #cypresspark #alleyway #varrio #graffiti A photo posted by Eddie Kessler (@notyourfriend.buddy) on Apr 15, 2016 at 8:26pm PDT One night in LA #mountwashington #cypresspark #LA #losangeles […]

A Shepard Fairey mural gets a second chance in Echo Park

A Shepard Fairey mural gets a second chance in Echo Park

Darby Crash looks out on Duane Street | Jesse Saucedo ECHO PARK –  It has been seven years since artist Shepard Fairey and photographer Gary Leonard collaborated on a mural of punk rocker Darby Crash.  But shortly after the mural went up on the side of a building at Duane Street and Echo Park Avenue, vandals […]

On the Market: Boyle Heights view home; large Eagle Rock contemporary; Mt. Washington home with studio

On the Market: Boyle Heights view home;  large Eagle Rock contemporary; Mt. Washington home with studio

BY BARRY LANK Almost three dozen single-family homes, condos and other properties went up for sale on the Eastside during the last week. Here’s a sample of what’s new on the market: Boyle Heights: Remodeled 2-bedroom with broad views from the front yard, backyard and most of rooms. | $349,999 Eagle Rock: Contemporary hillside home […]

Man injured in Boyle Heights shooting; vehicle goes over Elysian Park cliff; sitcom producer sells Silver Lake house for $1.72 million

Man injured in Boyle Heights shooting; vehicle goes over Elysian Park cliff; sitcom producer sells Silver Lake house for $1.72 million

Echo Park | Marsha Estes A drive-by shooting in the 3100 block of Lanfranco Street in Boyle Heights left one man injured. EGP News The L.A. Fire Department said that a vehicle went over a cliff in Elysian Park near Angels Point late Wednesday night. No passengers were found and no injuries were reported. LAFD Emmy-award […]

The celebrity inmates of the Lincoln Heights Jail; Echo Park fixer upper going for $770,000

The celebrity inmates of the Lincoln Heights Jail; Echo Park fixer upper going for $770,000

View from Silver Lake | Ross Reyes Gangster Al Capone was among the inmates at the old Lincoln Heights Jail, now slated for redevelopment. NBC LA Will an Echo Park fixer upper with possible toxic waste, rotted roof and other problems find a buyer willing to pay $770,000? Curbed L.A. Today’s East L.A. Weather: Cool, […]