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Echo Park’s DIY bus bench gets a touch-up

Echo Park’s DIY bus bench gets a touch-up

Astrid Agustin Conder giving her bench a new coat of paint | Courtesy Ramsey Conder ECHO PARK —  The simple wood bench that popped up last October at the northwest corner of Echo Park and Scott avenues  has proven popular with passengers waiting at the DASH bus stop. It recently got a new coat of […]

Model Grand Opening January 31 at Morton Village in Echo Park

Model Grand Opening January 31 at Morton Village in Echo Park

Sponsored Post The model grand opening for Morton Village will be held on Saturday, Jan. 31. Excitement surrounds the new community of Morton Village in Echo Park as the highly anticipated Model Grand Opening has been announced for this Saturday, January 31. This unique, gated community of 15 contemporary single family residences with rooftop decks […]

Model Grand Opening January 31 at Morton Village in Echo Park

Model Grand Opening January 31 at Morton Village in Echo Park

Sponsored Post The model grand opening for Morton Village will be held on Saturday, Jan. 31. Excitement surrounds the new community of Morton Village in Echo Park as the highly anticipated Model Grand Opening has been announced for this Saturday, January 31. This unique, gated community of 15 contemporary single family residences with rooftop decks […]

On the Agenda: Boyle Heights Metro projects; Echo Park development update; homeless outreach in Eagle Rock

On the Agenda: Boyle Heights Metro projects; Echo Park development update; homeless outreach in Eagle Rock

This week’s agenda items include a review of  Metro projects proposed for Boyle Heights, an update on a plans to build 214 residential units on 2.6 acres of land in Echo Park and a homeless outreach program in Eagle Rock. It’s a good idea to check with organizations to find out if meeting items and […]

On the Agenda: Boyle Heights Metro projects; Echo Park development update; homeless outreach in Eagle Rock

On the Agenda: Boyle Heights Metro projects; Echo Park development update; homeless outreach in Eagle Rock

This week’s agenda items include a review of  Metro projects proposed for Boyle Heights, an update on a plans to build 214 residential units on 2.6 acres of land in Echo Park and a homeless outreach program in Eagle Rock. It’s a good idea to check with organizations to find out if meeting items and […]

On the Agenda: Boyle Heights Metro projects; Echo Park development update; homeless outreach in Eagle Rock

On the Agenda: Boyle Heights Metro projects; Echo Park development update; homeless outreach in Eagle Rock

This week’s agenda items include a review of  Metro projects proposed for Boyle Heights, an update on a plans to build 214 residential units on 2.6 acres of land in Echo Park and a homeless outreach program in Eagle Rock. It’s a good idea to check with organizations to find out if meeting items and […]

East L.A. food cycle

East L.A. food cycle

Food delivery on Whittier Boulevard | Aurelio Jose Barrera EAST LOS ANGELES — Photographer Aurelio Jose Barrera distributes food to the homeless in East Los Angeles once or twice a week. But instead of making his deliveries in a car or van,  Barrera loads the food, which includes oranges, lemons and grapefruit he picks from neighborhood […]

Weekend Bite: Gelato with a buzz

Weekend Bite: Gelato with a buzz

The Pazzogato | Albert Domasin Ayala/Eastsider Photo Pool SILVER LAKE —  The affogato with scoops of vanilla bean and salted caramel gelato over espresso at Pazzo Gelato satisfies your need for coffee and a creamy desert. “They call them Pazzogatos,” said Albert Domasin Ayala, “and they are so worth it.”  Read the Full Story at […]

Weekend Bite: Gelato with a buzz

Weekend Bite: Gelato with a buzz

The Pazzogato | Albert Domasin Ayala/Eastsider Photo Pool SILVER LAKE —  The affogato with scoops of vanilla bean and salted caramel gelato over espresso at Pazzo Gelato satisfies your need for coffee and a creamy desert. “They call them Pazzogatos,” said Albert Domasin Ayala, “and they are so worth it.”  Read the Full Story at […]

Teen fatally stabbed with scissors outside East L.A. middle school

Teen fatally stabbed with scissors outside East L.A. middle school

EAST LOS ANGELES – Authorities are looking for the suspect who used a pair of scissors to fatally stab a 15-year-old male outside  David Wark Griffith Junior High School in East Los Angeles this afternoon, reports KTLA The victim, who died after being transported to a hospital following the 3 p.m. stabbing, was a student at […]