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Weekend Bite: Avocado hummus at Momed

Weekend Bite:  Avocado hummus at Momed
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Photo by Valentina Silva/Eastside Food Bites Instagram ATWATER VILLAGE – It may look like guacamole but that’s avocado hummus now serving at Momed, a Mediterranean restaurant that opened a new location in Atwater last summer. “The mezze selection at Momed in Atwater is delicious,” said Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites. Got a favorite a […]

For Sale: Mt. Washington Mid-Century

For Sale: Mt. Washington Mid-Century

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 944 Oban Drive | $645,000 | Property Website Tranquil haven in the city, built in 1962, this wonderful single story, 3 BD, 2 BA home sits on an oversized parcel (8140 sq ft) on a great street in Mt. Washington. Set up on a slight knoll, & offering plenty of […]

Pink Moment over Silver Lake

Pink Moment over Silver Lake

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — Tonight’s sunset was a showstopper, casting a shade of cotton-candy pink light across hills and homes. Dan Gershon snapped this shot from Silver Lake.  Meanwhile, in Montecito Heights, Martha Benedict caught a crimson version of dusk. Photo by Martha Benedict Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

For Rent: Fully Renovated Los Feliz Flat

For Rent: Fully Renovated Los Feliz Flat

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 3335 Rowena Avenue #1 | $2,250/month So Fresh So Clean. This 2 bed, 1 1/2 bath apartment in the beautifully renovated mid-century Rowena Capri bldg was occupied for 36 years. After a complete, floor to ceiling remodel it is ready for you. The red maple hard wood floors are gorgeous! […]

Silver Lake tire slasher returns

Silver Lake tire slasher returns

Numerous vehicles, including the one pictured above, had their tire damaged in October | Photo by Kevin Silver Lake –– The tires of at least five vehicles were slashed or punctured on Monday night in an area where similar vandalism took place last month. The tires were damaged sometime between 9 p.m. and midnight on […]

Boyle Heights day care worker headed to prison for child molestation; Highland Park gentrification organizer talks; Echo Park parade fundraiser

Boyle Heights day care worker headed to prison for child molestation; Highland Park gentrification organizer talks; Echo Park parade fundraiser

Neighborhood Dragon, Highland Park | Beth Murphy/Instagram One of the organizers of the Highland Park gentrification protests tell their side of the story. L.A. Magazine A man who ran a Boyle Heights day care center with his wife was sentenced to 22 years in prison for molesting four children. KTLA The Echo Park Community Parade […]

Echo Park shoppers check out the new neighborhood market

Echo Park shoppers check out the new neighborhood market

Lassens’ new Echo Park store Echo Park — There were bare spots on the shelves, and some of the cash registers and computers were acting up. In fact, the officials of Lassens Natural Foods & Vitamins were considering postponing this morning’s “soft opening” of their new Echo Park store until the afternoon to be better […]

The biggest little railroad on the Eastside runs through El Sereno

The biggest little railroad on the Eastside runs through El Sereno

Volunteers control the trains that run on the Sierra Pacific Line in El Sereno |  Photo by C.J. Salgado El Sereno — The Pasadena Model Railroad Club has built one of the largest model railroad layouts in the country, a 5,000-square-foot world filled with small towns, ski resorts, lakes, mountains and, yes, thousands of feet […]

Weekend Bite: Coconut milk oatmeal for breakfast

Weekend Bite: Coconut milk oatmeal for breakfast

Photo by Valentina | Eastside Foodbites/Instagram Highland Park — After enjoying a bowl of coconut milk oatmeal and some  turmeric potato hash, Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites declared that her morning meal at Good Girl Dinette was the “best in breakfast in Highland Park.” Can you top that? Got a favorite a favorite meal […]

Shopper & Diner: Lassens to open Echo Park store on Monday; Aussie apothocary setting up shop in Silver Lake; new restaurant planned for pricey apartment house

Shopper & Diner: Lassens to open Echo Park store on Monday; Aussie apothocary setting up shop in Silver Lake; new restaurant planned for pricey apartment house

Lassens, the small chain of natural foods and vitamins stores,  will open its new Echo Park market on Monday, Sept. 17.  Lassens/Facebook The owners of the Spare Room in Hollywood’s Roosevelt Hotel plan to open a 75-seat restaurant and “general store” at the base of The Elysian, the pricey apartment tower just east of Echo […]