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Large apartment building proposed for Silver Lake Boulevard

Large apartment building proposed for Silver Lake Boulevard

Site of planned 4-story apartment building SILVER LAKE — A developer is planning to build a 48-unit apartment building at the northwest corner of Silver Lake Boulevard and London Street, according to the Planning Department. Demitri Samaha with 237 WINDWARD LLC is requesting city permission to build a project that is more dense than current […]

Market Snapshot: What are houses selling for in Atwater Village?

Market Snapshot: What are houses selling for in Atwater Village?

During the last three months, the average sales price of all homes sold in Atwater Village was $744,750, according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and 1,247-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 37 days on the market before it was sold. Want more numbers? Here you go: […]

March 1 in the park and church: Ash Wednesday

March 1 in the park and church: Ash Wednesday

Sponsored Post This Wednesday begins the season of Lent with the imposition of ashes. St. Athanasius will offer ashes all day: 7:30 am – Ashes in the Park (by the boathouse) 10:00 – Interfaith Sacred Resistance Ash Wednesday Service in the Church 11:30 – Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes 12:30 – Ashes in the Park […]

That was quite a sunset

That was quite a sunset

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE –– Dan Gershon captured the moment today as the sky and clouds turned pink at sunset. Got a sunset photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily email digest includes all new content published on The Eastsider during the last 24 hours. Expect the digest to land in your […]

Highland Park suspect evades cops and police dogs – but may have left driver’s license behind

Highland Park suspect evades cops and police dogs – but may have left driver’s license behind

300 block of N. Avenue 55 | Highland Park By BARRY LANK HIGHLAND PARK — A short vehicle pursuit Saturday last night ended with the suspect escaping on foot – though police found a license in the car and may know the suspect’s identity, according to the LAPD’s Northeast Division. Officers with the Northeast Gang […]

Body of missing 14-year-old found in L.A. River near Los Feliz [updated]

Body of missing 14-year-old found in L.A. River near Los Feliz [updated]

Authorities this afternoon are investigating the discovery of a body on an island in the L.A. River south of Los Feliz Boulevard, according to the L.A. Fire Department. Update: Police have identified the body as that of  Elias “Eli” Rodriguez, the 14-year-old Pacoima boy who went missing last week, the L. A. Times reports. But officials […]

New willows await in Silver Lake

New willows await in Silver Lake

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — Thanks to Dan Gershon for  a photo of  the shaggy, new Australian Willow trees that have been planted along West Silver Lake Drive next to the Silver Lake Reservoir. The 14 trees and other new landscaping are part of the final stage of a water pipeline project that required the […]

For Sale: Sweet 2-bed/1.5-bath Glassell Park Spanish with Spa

For Sale: Sweet 2-bed/1.5-bath Glassell Park Spanish with Spa

Sponsored Post 3937 Roderick Rd | $749,000 | Property Website Savor the view, the privacy of the protected land, and all the perfect elements to capture the essence of style…classic tile accents will compliment the thick plaster walls, wood floors and doors will highlight every room, gather guest in the private courtyard, enjoy a big, […]

Councilman Cedillo defends record; running for Congress in the Trump era; vehicle break-in spree in Angeleno Heights

Councilman Cedillo defends record; running for Congress in the Trump era; vehicle break-in spree in Angeleno Heights

Eastside Scene: Apartment row on Scott Avenue, Echo Park | Michael Hayes Council District 1 representative Gil Cedillo, who is running for re-election in the March 7 primary, defended his record in a Lincoln Heights candidate forum. EGP News About half of the 23 candidates running in the 34th Congressional District are either immigrants or […]

“He helped introduce Chicano art to the world” — Exhibit honors the work and legacy of Frank Romero

“He helped introduce Chicano art to the world” — Exhibit honors the work and legacy of Frank Romero

Photo by Washington/Wave Tech Media EL SERENO — Cal State LA’s Fine Arts Gallery presents an exhibition featuring five decades of paintings, neon art and ceramics created by legendary artist Frank Romero. Romero, who was enrolled at Cal State LA in 1959 and took art courses in the space that now houses the Fine Arts […]