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Silver Lake Trader Joe’s reopens; black-out at Dodger game; parking restrictions target Cal State L.A. students

Silver Lake Trader Joe’s reopens; black-out at Dodger game; parking restrictions target Cal State L.A. students

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Customers and workers returned to the Trader Joe’s in Silver Lake on Thursday, nearly two weeks after store manager Melyda (Mely) Corado was killed by a police officer’s bullet during a gunbattle with a shooting […]

Eastside Saturday: Mt. Washington pre-school reunion; Silverlake Flea Night Market; Eagle Rock comedy show & homeless fundraiser

Eastside Saturday: Mt. Washington pre-school reunion; Silverlake Flea Night Market;  Eagle Rock comedy show & homeless fundraiser

Saturday, August 4 Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider: The Mount Washington Preschool and Child Care Center will hold its first ever  Alumni Family Reunion & Picnic in Elysian Park The Silverlake Flea will be operating as a night market for the rest of summer, so you can now shop […]

Eastside Friday: Emerging artists exhibit; magic & comedy for kids; R&B and Hip-Hop grooves in Echo Park

Eastside Friday: Emerging artists exhibit; magic & comedy for kids; R&B and Hip-Hop grooves in Echo Park

Friday, August 3 Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider: The Juried Exhibition 2018 at the Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery Los Angeles at Barnsdall Art Park features the work of approximately emerging artists. The Los Feliz library hosts a magic and family-friendly comedy show by Tony Daniels  Baby […]

Highland Park shooting leaves man and woman injured

Highland Park shooting leaves man and woman injured

By LUCY GUANUNA Highland Park  —  Detectives are investigating a  possible-gang related shooting that landed a 68-year-old woman and a 26-year-old man in the hospital Wednesday night, police said. Officers responded to the 6100 block of Mesa Avenue at about 10 p.m. after receiving several calls of shots fired. At the location, officers found two […]

Man found dead on El Sereno street in possible gang-related shooting

Man found dead on El Sereno street in possible gang-related shooting

By LUCY GUANUNA El Sereno –  A man was found shot to death in the 3800 block of Drysdale Avenue early this morning, police said. Police arrived at the scene after receiving numerous calls of shots fired at about 4:45 a.m., according to the LAPD. Officers with LAPD’s Hollenbeck Division found the victim, a Latino male, struck by […]

El Sereno permit parking restrictions target Cal State L.A. students

El Sereno permit parking restrictions target Cal State L.A. students

El Sereno  — The many Cal State L.A. students and workers who have been parking for free on the hilly streets near the campus may want to start looking for alternatives. Evening parking on numerous streets in the University Hills neighborhood west of the campus would be prohibited  except for those with the required permit […]

Eastside Monday: Cookie decorating with henna; stand up in Echo Park; dream pop in Silver Lake

Eastside Monday: Cookie decorating with henna; stand up in Echo Park; dream pop in Silver Lake

Monday, July 30 Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider: The Malabar Library in Boyle Heights will show kids how to draw henna designs on chai flavored cookies. Start the week off on a humorous note with The Business, a stand-up comedy show in Echo Park. Dream pop band Sumeau plays […]

Silver Lake bird life

Silver Lake bird life

Photo by Sandy Driscoll Silver Lake — Thanks to Sandy Driscoll for sharing some recent photos she took of birds that like to take a dip her bird bath or hang out on utility poles and even constructions sites. Said Sandy: “I often get this beautiful Hooded Oriole at my birdbath.  He loves splashing around more […]

Mt. Washington Home with Spectacular Views, Presented by Tracy Do

Mt. Washington Home with Spectacular Views, Presented by Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 1108 Olancha Dr. | Mt. Washington This spacious contemporary home sits on a hilltop in the desirable Mt. Washington Elementary School district. Built just two years ago, the design embraces an airy open concept creating seamless interplay with a wraparound entertainers deck. The views are spectacular, a panorama of hillsides, sunsets and mountains […]

Mt. Washington Home with Spectacular Views, Presented by Tracy Do

Mt. Washington Home with Spectacular Views, Presented by Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 1108 Olancha Dr. | Mt. Washington This spacious contemporary home sits on a hilltop in the desirable Mt. Washington Elementary School district. Built just two years ago, the design embraces an airy open concept creating seamless interplay with a wraparound entertainers deck. The views are spectacular, a panorama of hillsides, sunsets and mountains […]