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Juvenile shot dead in East L.A.

Juvenile shot dead in East L.A.
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EAST LOS ANGELES — A teenage male was fatally shot tonight in the 3500 block of Cesar Chavez Avenue only a little more than six months after a deadly shooting took place near the same area. The L.A. Now reports that the victim, who was shot at about 6 p.m., was pronounced dead after being […]

Eastside Weekend: Model railroad open house chugs into El Sereno; find out how How Love Lasts; Echo Park gets a taste of Future Tongue

Eastside Weekend: Model railroad open house chugs into El Sereno;  find out how How Love Lasts; Echo Park gets a taste of Future Tongue

This weekend will find model railroad fans heading to El Sereno as the Pasadena Model Railroad Club holds its fall open house. Other weekend goings on include an Eagle Rock play that asks the question “How Does Love Last?” and an arts collective called Future Tongue holds its first gallery exhibit, a group show that […]

Driver sentenced to nine years in prison for fatal Highland Park hit-and-run

Driver sentenced to nine years in prison for fatal Highland Park hit-and-run

Cyclist Jose Luna was killed when struck by a hit-and-run driver near Figueroa Street and Pasadena Avenue HIGHLAND PARK — A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge today sentenced Alexis Virto to nine years in state prison in connection with last’s June fatal hit-and-run of a cyclist on Figueroa Street near near Pasadena Avenue, said […]

Driver sentenced to nine years in prison for fatal Highland Park hit-and-run

Driver sentenced to nine years in prison for fatal Highland Park hit-and-run

Cyclist Jose Luna was killed when struck by a hit-and-run driver near Figueroa Street and Pasadena Avenue HIGHLAND PARK — A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge today sentenced Alexis Virto to nine years in state prison in connection with last’s June fatal hit-and-run of a cyclist on Figueroa Street near near Pasadena Avenue, said […]

ROSEY JONES comes to Echo Park – Grand Opening Sunday

ROSEY JONES comes to Echo Park – Grand Opening Sunday

\Sponsored Post Rosey Jones In the past year, the Eastside has grown rapidly, giving way to new businesses, restaurants and retailers, all of which have left many looking for stylish-yet-affordable homes in the area. Enter Rosey Jones—a new development of tastefully-engineered homes built specifically with this emerging class in mind. Serving as a collaboration between […]

Echo Park pedestrian dies after being hit by bike rider

Echo Park pedestrian dies after being hit by bike rider

ECHO PARK — The 77-year-old pedestrian who was struck by a cyclist last this month while crossing Glendale Boulevard has died of his injuries, police said. Levon Avetisyan died on Sunday, Nov. 1, said Felix Padilla, a detective with the LAPD Central Traffic Division.  While collisions between cyclists and pedestrians are not uncommon, Padilla said […]

New Echo Park bar and cafe coming to Glendale Boulevard [updated]

New Echo Park bar and cafe coming to Glendale Boulevard [updated]

ECHO PARK — Exposed brick and dark wood dominate the interior of The Semi-Tropic, a new bar and cafe taking shape on Glendale Boulevard, a strip lined with  fast-food restaurants (a KFC is right next door) but no place to sip a craft beer or order an organic bean salad. Sunset Boulevard is where most of […]

New Echo Park bar and cafe coming to Glendale Boulevard [updated]

New Echo Park bar and cafe coming to Glendale Boulevard [updated]

ECHO PARK — Exposed brick and dark wood dominate the interior of The Semi-Tropic, a new bar and cafe taking shape on Glendale Boulevard, a strip lined with  fast-food restaurants (a KFC is right next door) but no place to sip a craft beer or order an organic bean salad. Sunset Boulevard is where most of […]

For Sale: South Echo Park Development Opportunity

For Sale: South Echo Park Development Opportunity

Sponsored Post 1363-1365 Colton Street | $2,649,000 | Property Website Booming South Echo Park development deal. Specific Plan Approval, expected in early December, calls for a 40-unit multifamily building consisting of 6 stories of residential living, and 2 levels of daylight subterranean parking.  There is a demand for new housing around L.A. and even more […]

Fire heavily damages Highland Park home [updated]

Fire heavily damages Highland Park home [updated]

HIGHLAND PARK — Firefighters took about 30 minutes to put out a blaze that broke out tonight in a vacant home in the 700 block of N. Avenue 56, according to the L.A. Fire Department. The blaze began at about 9:30 p.m., with the one-story home being “well involved” in fire at one point, the […]