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Boxer Leo Santa Cruz recalls Lincoln Heights years; Dodger aerial tram proposal moves forward;

Boxer Leo Santa Cruz recalls Lincoln Heights years; Dodger aerial tram proposal moves forward;

Boxer: Featherweight boxer Leo Santa Cruz, who grew up in Lincoln Heights, dedicated his recent successful bout for his father and trainer, Jose Santa Cruz, who is battling cancer. L.A. Times Tram:  A proposal to build an aerial tram between Union Station and Dodger Stadium has continued to move forward. Metro, the transportation agency that owns […]

First look at new Cal State housing; Love in the Time of Foreclosure home back on the market; new Glassell Park & Highland Park homes

First look at new Cal State housing; Love in the Time of Foreclosure home back on the market; new Glassell Park & Highland Park homes

– A Roundup of Eastside  Real Estate and Development News Welcome to a digest of Eastside real estate news, development and people. In this week’s issue: You can get your first look at the new, eight-story dormitory planned for Cal State L.A. in El Sereno.  A developer wants to build some freeway-adjacent homes in Glassell […]

Signs of the past revealed — Echo Park

Signs of the past revealed — Echo Park

Photo by Robin Blackman Echo Park  — Thanks to Robin Blackman for passing on this photo of an old sign that was revealed as workers water blasted layers of tagging and paint that covers a building on Allesandro Street near Glendale Boulevard. We can’t make out the entire sign in this photo but it appears […]

Green peace – East Los Angeles

Green peace – East Los Angeles

Photo by Aurelio Jose Barrera East Los Angeles  — Someone on Allston Street got creative mowing the front lawn. Thanks to Aurelio Jose Barrera for the photo. More East Los Angeles stories What’s going on? Got a story, tip, question or photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily email digest includes all new content […]

Low End Theory ending 12-year run in Lincoln Heights; the Eagle Rock office and sneaker collection of Lea Waithe; cemetery coyotes

Low End Theory ending 12-year run in Lincoln Heights; the Eagle Rock office and sneaker collection of Lea Waithe; cemetery coyotes

Low End: The hosts of Low End Theory announced the end of their long-running, Wednesday night shows of experimental hip-hop at The Airliner in Lincoln Heights. HipHopDx Coyote: The grounds of Evergreen Cemetery are home to a den of coyotes, who feast on everything from cats to hamburgers and other food left behind as offerings […]

Low End Theory ending 12-year run in Lincoln Heights; the Eagle Rock office and sneaker collection of Lea Waithe; cemetery coyotes

Low End Theory ending 12-year run in Lincoln Heights; the Eagle Rock office and sneaker collection of Lea Waithe; cemetery coyotes

Low End: The hosts of Low End Theory announced the end of their long-running, Wednesday night shows of experimental hip-hop at The Airliner in Lincoln Heights. HipHopDx Coyote: The grounds of Evergreen Cemetery are home to a den of coyotes, who feast on everything from cats to hamburgers and other food left behind as offerings […]

Eastside Weekend: Yoga, everywhere; Atomic dance party; Boyle Heights artwalk

Eastside Weekend: Yoga, everywhere; Atomic dance party; Boyle Heights artwalk

By LUCY GUANUNA There is no shortage of yoga studios on the Eastside. But with the sun out and some creative yoga instructors, there are plenty of opportunities to break out of your typical studio practice — like a session next to the L.A. River or a hot hip-hop class in Silver Lake. Don’t worry […]

One dead after shooting in Boyle Heights alley

One dead after shooting in Boyle Heights alley

Boyle Heights  —  One man is dead after being shot multiple times while walking in an alley late Tuesday night, according to the LAPD. The victim, a Latino male between the ages of 25 to 30, was shot in the 3400 block of Sabina shortly before midnight, said Lizeth Lomel with LAPD media relations. He […]

Price cuts for Eagle Rock 2-on-a-lot; East L.A. duplex; Monterey Hills condo

Price cuts for Eagle Rock 2-on-a-lot; East L.A. duplex; Monterey Hills condo

Prices on about 20 condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Eagle Rock: $25,000 price drop for two houses on a lot – a 2-bedroom in front, a 1-bedroom cottage in back. $1,125,000. East L.A.: Price drops $5,000 for a single-family […]

Eastside Monday: Theater in Los Feliz; Echo Park stand-up & Silver Lake

Eastside Monday: Theater in Los Feliz; Echo Park stand-up & Silver Lake

Monday, June 4 Here’s your rundown of what’s going on today across the Eastside.  Expect a sunny and warm start to week, with highs in the upper 70s. In addition to our Eastside Events Calendar, here are some other things to keep in mind today: The free Monday night movie at the Edendale library in […]