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Eastside Scene: Sunset view from Silver Lake

Eastside Scene: Sunset view from Silver Lake

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — Thanks to Dan Gershon for this shot of the skies streaked with clouds as the sun sets into the horizon tonight.  FYI: Dan wants to remind fellow Eastsider readers to set their clocks back one hour on Sunday as daylight savings time comes to an end. Got a […]

A New Modern Home in Eagle Rock at The E.R.B.

A New Modern Home in Eagle Rock at The E.R.B.

Sponsored Post The E.R.B. | 4320 N. Eagle Rock Blvd. | Eagle Rock You’re thinking about buying a house — have you considered going “small lot?” Plan 3 at The E.R.B. is a great value. Priced at $795,900, this spacious modern residence is priced lower than comparable resale homes in Eagle Rock, and offers so much […]

A New Modern Home in Eagle Rock at The E.R.B.

A New Modern Home in Eagle Rock at The E.R.B.

Sponsored Post The E.R.B. | 4320 N. Eagle Rock Blvd. | Eagle Rock You’re thinking about buying a house — have you considered going “small lot?” Plan 3 at The E.R.B. is a great value. Priced at $795,900, this spacious modern residence is priced lower than comparable resale homes in Eagle Rock, and offers so much […]

LA Home Buyer Bootcamp: 4 Key Tips For Buying Your First Home

LA Home Buyer Bootcamp: 4 Key Tips For Buying Your First Home

Sponsored Post By Tatiana Tensen, The EastSide Agent These may seem obvious, but when you’re navigating the Los Angeles house hunting process it’s important to keep these home buying tips in mind. 1. Think Resale. The average length of home ownership is 5 to 7 years. So keep in mind things like up-and-coming neighborhoods, home upgrades, […]

Witness The Strength of Street Tacos

Witness The Strength of Street Tacos

Sponsored Post Re inventing the truth accurately is man’s greatest skill. Reinventing the taco accurately is Chef Wes Avilas’ greatest skill. From the humblest beginnings. Just one man and a cart. ✦✦✦✦✦ Guerrilla: referring to actions or activities performed in an impromptu way, often without authorization. Tacos: a Mexican dish consisting of a fried tortilla, […]

L.A. freeway bridge gets a Dodger-blue makeover

L.A. freeway bridge gets a Dodger-blue makeover

The graceful Park Row Drive bridge that crosses over the southbound 110 Freeway in Elysian Park is constantly covered with tagging. But in recent days, the same bridge has been covered in a shade of Dodger blue thanks to a crew of Caltrans workers. The Daily News says the workers received permission to paint the […]

Swoonworthy Atwater Duplex by bettershelter!

Swoonworthy Atwater Duplex by bettershelter!

Sponsored Post 3737-3739 Seneca Ave – Atwater Village ACME bettershelter 3737-3739 Seneca Avenue OPEN HOUSE: Tuesday, Oct. 21 | 11 am – 2 pm Atwater Village cottage-style duplex, impeccably reinvented by bettershelter! This 2-bedroom/1-bath with 1-bedroom/1-bath attached unit is sun splashed, wide-open & airy. Front house features vaulted ceilings, brand new custom kitchen with stainless […]

Judge bars nuns from lawsuit; homeless student housing; series highlights – beyond the games

Judge bars nuns from lawsuit; homeless student housing; series highlights – beyond the games

Edited by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Rowena Ponds, an artificial lake in Los Feliz, has been temporarily drained “to remove any organic material that has built up, to inspect the ponds liners and filtration system, to perform any needed minor maintenance […]

Shepard Fairey in the spotlight; “Poetry Brothel” makes one-night stand in Lincoln Heights

Shepard Fairey in the spotlight;  “Poetry Brothel” makes one-night stand in Lincoln Heights

  Artist Showcase: A documentary about Shepard Fairey, the Echo Park-based artist who created the Barack Obama “Hope Poster, will debut next month as the artist is the subject of a major solo exhibition. KPCC Poetry: The “Poetry Brothel,” a traveling poetry performance called inspired classic cabaret shows and bordellos, will be staged for one […]

Silver Lake’s hullabaloo and costume contest for dogs; Chinatown’s mini marathon; Echo’s Park’s Tales from the Crypt

Silver Lake’s hullabaloo and costume contest for dogs; Chinatown’s mini marathon; Echo’s Park’s Tales from the Crypt

For Halloween weekend, Silver Lake has a doggy costume contest, as well as Rose Scharlin’s 15th annual family-friendly Hullabaloo. In Chinatown – and not much beyond that – 826LA holds its inaugural “Half Half Half Half Half Marathon” (0.826 miles) at Los Angeles State Historic Park. In Echo Park, the Bob Baker Marionette Theater hosts […]