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Mixed Company preparing to open soon in Silver Lake

Mixed Company preparing to open soon in Silver Lake

SILVER LAKE — The dining neighborhood dining scene is awaiting the opening of Mixed Company, which Eater LA calls possibly Silver Lake’s most ambitious new restaurant. The 2,700-square-foot space, which formerly held the Sunset Coin-Op Laundry, has been under development for about two years – and is finally slated to open this month, says Eater. […]

Selena fans head to Lincoln Heights to pay tribute to the Queen of Tejano music

Selena fans head to Lincoln Heights to pay tribute to the Queen of Tejano music

Ramon of Lincoln , Nebraska lip syncs a Selena song | Aurelio Jose Barrera By AURELIO JOSE BARRERA LINCOLN HEIGHTS — Several hundred people gathered in the Plaza De La Raza courtyard on Saturday afternoon to remember and honor Selena, the Queen of Tejano music. The crowd at the Selena Fan Gathering cheered as performers from Southern California to […]

Hexit? Herxit? Whatever you call it, Hermon wins vote to break away and form its own neighborhood council

Hexit? Herxit? Whatever you call it,  Hermon wins vote to break away and form its own neighborhood council

HERMON — The 3,500 residents of this tiny neighborhood will be allowed to exit the Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council and form their own, according to the unofficial preliminary results of today’s election. The measure to leave and establish a Hermon Neighborhood  Council  garnered 360 votes in favor and 186 against, according to the Department of Neighborhood […]

For Sale: Big Ideas in Small Space

For Sale: Big Ideas in Small Space

Sponsored Post 397 Museum Dr | $583,000 | Property Website Small but mighty … but bigger and mightier than ever Yup, the sweet 397 Museum Cottage is back & better in so many ways. It’s original, tiny self-generated a flurry of offers a few months back…so it will be interesting to see how everyone who […]

For Sale: Stunning 3 Bed / 2 Bath Mid-Century Home in El Sereno

For Sale: Stunning 3 Bed / 2 Bath Mid-Century Home in El Sereno

Sponsored Post 4307 Winchester Ave | $574,900 | Property Website This gorgeous mid-century home has been carefully restored and remodeled. The beautiful overhead wood beams and original hardwood floors have been refurbished to reawaken its original charm. Upon entering the home, you will notice the spacious open living area, vaulted ceilings and large double pane […]

Lincoln Heights Payless store on closure list; Occidental College reaps solar savings

Lincoln Heights Payless store on closure list; Occidental College reaps solar savings

Eastside Scene: Lion on duty, East Los Angeles | Aurelio Jose Barrera The Payless ShoeSource on North Broadway in Lincoln Heights is among the 400 stores the chain is closing after filing for bankruptcy protection. Washington Post Occidental College’s solar array has saved the Eagle Rock school more than $1 million in energy costs since […]

Market Watch: What are houses selling for in East Los Angeles?

Market Watch: What are houses selling for in East Los Angeles?

EAST LOS ANGELES — During the last three months, the average sales price of all single-family homes sold in unincorporated East Los Angeles was $387,238, according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 2.7 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and 1,199-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 43.7 days on the market before it was […]

Flowers come in all shapes and sizes in East L.A.

Flowers come in all shapes and sizes in East L.A.

Spring time bloom on La Verne Avenue | Aurelio Jose Barrera EAST LOS ANGELES — Photographer Aurelio Jose Barrera took a walk to admire the flowers, from the springtime poppies blooming in front yards to the giant, flower-shaped canopies that are always in full flower over the East L.A. Civic Center Gold Line station. The […]

For Sale: LA’s Zen Oasis – Modern Charmer w/ AirBnB Suite!

For Sale: LA’s Zen Oasis – Modern Charmer w/ AirBnB Suite!

Sponsored Post 129 N Burlington Ave | $999,000 | Property Website 2 Br+1 Ba Home & Separate 2Br + 1Ba Suite w/Potential to Pay Off the Mortgage Quickly with AirBnB Income! CoronadoREG is pleased to present this high design home with separate AirBnB suite. A completely re-envisioned retreat in the heart of Los Angeles–with views […]

Eastside Review: Pussy Hat creator leaving Atwater Village; Echo Park bishop may be defrocked; baseball traffic returns

Eastside Review: Pussy Hat creator leaving Atwater Village; Echo Park bishop may be defrocked; baseball traffic returns

Edited by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Franklin High of Highland Park and John Marshall High of Los Feliz placed in the top five at the 2017 California Academic Decathlon. Traffic seems to have gotten only worse on modest residential roads like […]