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Price cuts for pair of Lincoln Heights bungalows; open lots in Mt. Washington; Silver Lake cottage

Price cuts for pair of Lincoln Heights bungalows; open lots in Mt. Washington; Silver Lake cottage

Prices on about a dozen homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Lincoln Heights: Price drops $50,000 for 2-unit fixer-upper. Total of four bedrooms. $499,000. Mount Washington: More than $100,000 cut for an open lot – one among seven lots, […]

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays From The Eastsider

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays From The Eastsider

Tumbleweed Snowman, Elysian Park Wishing you and your family and friends  a wonderful holiday. Support The Eastsider Today Bloggers don’t live on comments alone. You can support The Eastsider, a privately-owned company, by purchasing an annual Reader Sponsorship. Your financial support and sponsorship will help defray the costs of gathering neighborhood news and stories. You can […]

Holiday scenes from across the Eastside

Holiday scenes from across the Eastside

Holiday lights, Angeleno Heights Eastsiders have been busy stringing up long strands of holiday lights and standing in long lines for tamales. But they still found time to share their holiday moments on Instagram as well submitting photos to The Eastsider. Here are some of those holiday scenes: Boyle Heights A photo posted by Danielle […]

Shopper & Diner: Unwrap these Echo Park tamales; Filipino sweets come to Silver Lake; must-try pancakes on the Eastside

Shopper & Diner: Unwrap these Echo Park tamales; Filipino sweets come to Silver Lake; must-try pancakes on the Eastside

BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL The holiday season, for many, means tamale time. Here’s LA Weekly’s rundown for the best of this filling, Mesoamerican treat being served in the Echo Park area. Gigi’s Bakery’s of Historic Filipinotown made the list, with its Salvadoran tamales winning special praise. However, the Cuban bakery’s sans-potato Guatemalan and hefty Mexican tamales are […]

Christmas Eve Concert and Candlelight Service 4:30 pm

Christmas Eve Concert and Candlelight Service 4:30 pm

Sponsored Post Join your neighbors to enjoy some music and celebrate the rebirth of God in history as we reflect on “Ecstasy Amidst Terror,” connecting stories of shepherds and exiled parents to today’s threats. Stay for the bilingual posada at 6:00. Spanish Service at 7:00, followed by dinner, piñatas and Candy for the children. We […]

Lawsuit filed against Boyle Heights recycling center; new homes proposed for Eagle Rock

Lawsuit filed against Boyle Heights recycling center; new homes proposed for Eagle Rock

Today’s Photo: Empty Silver Lake Reservoir | Gina Acuna The city filed a lawsuit against Clean Up America, a Boyle Heights recycling center where a fire burned and smoldered for six weeks in a pile of trash that was 2-stories high and 250-feet long. The city wants to a court receiver to take control of […]

Lawsuit filed against Boyle Heights recycling center; new homes proposed for Eagle Rock

Lawsuit filed against Boyle Heights recycling center; new homes proposed for Eagle Rock

Today’s Photo: Empty Silver Lake Reservoir | Gina Acuna The city filed a lawsuit against Clean Up America, a Boyle Heights recycling center where a fire burned and smoldered for six weeks in a pile of trash that was 2-stories high and 250-feet long. The city wants to a court receiver to take control of […]

Alumnus donates $7 million to Cal State L.A. nursing program; Silver Lake debates reservoir’s future; Montecito Heights man enters Congressional race

Alumnus donates $7 million to Cal State L.A. nursing program; Silver Lake debates reservoir’s future; Montecito Heights man enters Congressional race

Today’s Photo: Elysian Park | brianhoward1 Cal State L.A. alumnus Patricia Chin and her husband, William Chin, have donated $7 million to endow the Chin Family Institute for Nursing and create a nursing simulation lab on the El Sereno campus. The college’s school of nursing will also be named in her honor.  Cal State L.A. […]

Price cuts on Boyle Heights 4-unit; Historic Filipinotown duplex; Highland Park bungalow

Price cuts on Boyle Heights 4-unit; Historic Filipinotown duplex; Highland Park bungalow

Prices on more than a dozen homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Boyle Heights: Price reduced $50,000 on a 4-unit apartment building, with one bedroom in each unit. $699,000. Echo Park: Price drops more than $25,000 for two units […]

El Sereno coffee house plans to reopen after car comes crashing through front door

El Sereno coffee house plans to reopen after car comes crashing through front door

Entrance to Holy Grounds remains boarded up BY LUCY GUANUNA EL SERENO — A popular coffee house that  has been closed since late October after a car slammed into the storefront plans to open early next year after extensive damage is repaired and other improvements are made. Holy Grounds Coffee and Tea in the 5300 […]