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Lewis MacAdams monument honors the patron and poet of the L.A. River

Lewis MacAdams monument honors the patron and poet of the L.A. River

ELYSIAN VALLEY —  A new monument honoring Lewis MacAdams, the poet who raised awareness and appreciation for the long-derided Los Angeles River, was installed a few weeks ago near the waterway MacAdams has championed. A representation of the 7-foot-high, tinted concrete monument by sculptor Eugene Daub was displayed during  a ceremonial unveiling last October. But the […]

Traveling pizza maker finds a brick-and-mortar home in El Sereno

Traveling pizza maker finds a brick-and-mortar home in El Sereno

Photo by Jesse Lopez EL SERENO — John McLellan was miserable in his banking job and looking for a change when he spotted a photo of a portable pizza oven on a trailer. That’s how he ended up leaving the corporate world five years ago to start a mobile catering business, serving up Neapolitan-inspired pizza […]

Los Feliz storefront shakeup; Eagle Rock million-dollar sales adding up; new Highland Park & Lincoln Heights homes

Los Feliz storefront shakeup; Eagle Rock million-dollar sales adding up; new Highland Park & Lincoln Heights 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: Some  Los Feliz Village merchants are blaming a lack of parking for a turnover in restaurants and retailers. Overhauling the Glendale-Hyperion bridge is going to cost more than everyone thought […]

Rainy days give way to a sunny Sunday

Rainy days give way to a sunny Sunday

Photo by Katrina Alexy HIGHLAND PARK —  Thanks to Katrina Alexy for today’s photo of deep blue skies and mountain views as seen from Highland Park. Highland Park Find stories by neighborhood 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 […]

Swan boats make a big splash at Echo Park Lake

Swan boats make a big splash at Echo Park Lake

ECHO PARK — This afternoon’s cold and windy weather did not keep folks from riding the new swan-shaped pedal boats at Echo Park Lake. If the swans prove to be popular, who knows? Maybe rubber ducky boats will join the Echo Park Lake fleet. Photo by Robin Constable More Echo Park stories Got a news tip or photo […]

Man wounded in Echo Park shooting

Man wounded in Echo Park shooting

ECHO PARK — A shooting tonight in the 1000 block of Laguna Avenue left a 40-year-old male injured, according to LAPD spokesman Tony Im. The victim, who was conscious and breathing, was found after several police units responded to reports of a shooting at 8:25 pm. No further information was available. More Echo Park stories Find […]

For Sale: Sunny Highland Park Bungalow With Vintage Character

For Sale: Sunny Highland Park Bungalow With Vintage Character

Sponsored Post 4813 San Marcos Pl | $729,000 | Property Website The days are getting longer, sprouts and blooms appear on the flora around. All seen through the wood framed windows of the sunny bungalow, a well crafted space, with all the delightful elements we love. An open floor plan with plenty of vintage character, […]

For Sale: Stylish Studio – Perfect Live/Work Combo in Highland Park

For Sale: Stylish Studio – Perfect Live/Work Combo in Highland Park

Sponsored Post 5661 Aldama St. | $799,000 | Property Website The Coronado Real Estate Group is pleased to present for sale a DTLA loft-style studio in the epicenter of Highland Park! Fantastic opportunity to purchase a 1,200+ SF commercial studio that has been renovated into the ideal live/work space with stylish design and new kitchen […]

Bulletin Board: Echo Park Food Truck Rodeo

Bulletin Board: Echo Park Food Truck Rodeo

Submitted by Kelly Echo Park Chamber of Commerce Come out for a bite every first Friday night! Join us for the first of many Food Truck Rodeos. Multiple food trucks (list coming soon!) will be offering a variety of cuisines and styles for purchase. The trucks will be lined up along Liberty Street at Reservoir […]

Boutique hotel for Sunset Junction; councilman’s Highland Park office facing steep rent hike; Silver Lake modern sells for $2 million

Boutique hotel for Sunset Junction; councilman’s Highland Park office facing steep rent hike; Silver Lake modern sells for $2 million

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: A boutique hotel is now officially part of the plans for a big residential and commercial development in Silver Lake. Meanwhile in Highland Park, the cost of renting a council […]