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Thanks To Our Newest Reader Sponsors: Carlos Carrillo & Rosie Delgadillo Reilly

Thanks To Our Newest Reader Sponsors: Carlos Carrillo & Rosie Delgadillo Reilly

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One is famous, the other unknown. But these two Silver Lake homes are now in line to become landmarks

One is famous, the other unknown. But these two Silver Lake homes are now in line to become landmarks

SILVER LAKE — Two homes — one considered a masterwork by architectural legend Rudolph M. Schindler, the other an uncelebrated duplex designed by a contractor know one has ever heard of — have been nominated to become city historic landmarks. The Cultural Heritage Commission on Thursday is scheduled to decide whether or not to take […]

For Sale: 4 + 2 Remodeled Traditional Two Blocks North of York

For Sale: 4 + 2 Remodeled Traditional Two Blocks North of York

Sponsored Post 5044 Stratford Rd | $949,000 | Property Website This 4 bedroom, 2 bath traditional home was completely renovated a few years ago and has been continually improved over the years. The home retains its character with original hardwood flooring, exposed beams, and floods of natural light through every room. You’ll find plenty of […]

For Sale: 4 + 2 Remodeled Traditional Two Blocks North of York

For Sale: 4 + 2 Remodeled Traditional Two Blocks North of York

Sponsored Post 5044 Stratford Rd | $949,000 | Property Website This 4 bedroom, 2 bath traditional home was completely renovated a few years ago and has been continually improved over the years. The home retains its character with original hardwood flooring, exposed beams, and floods of natural light through every room. You’ll find plenty of […]

Silver Lake finds out what it’s like on the other side of the reservoir fence

Silver Lake finds out what it’s like on the other side of the reservoir fence

The public was allowed to venture beyond the South Dam path and stroll around the rest of the Silver Lake Reservoir | Sandy Driscoll SILVER LAKE — The opening of a new walking path across the South Dam of the Silver Lake Reservoir attracted a large crowd Saturday morning that took in the views and […]

Meth ‘burritos’ in Angeleno Heights; Children’s Hospital stem cell study; arrest in Cypress Park killing & dismemberment

Meth ‘burritos’ in Angeleno Heights; Children’s Hospital stem cell study; arrest in Cypress Park killing & dismemberment

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Fourteen foiled-wrapped “burritos” containing about 25 pounds of methamphetamine were seized during a police traffic stop at Boston and E. Edgeware in Angeleno Heights, ABC7 reported. Officers said they also recovered a handgun and large […]

Scenes & Sightings: East L.A. Freeway panorama

Scenes & Sightings: East L.A. Freeway panorama

Photo by Aurelio Jose Barrera EAST LOS ANGELES —  A scene from under the 60 and 710 interchange shot by Aurelio Jose Barrera. More East Los Angeles stories 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 content […]

Let there be shade! (eventually)

Let there be shade! (eventually)

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — Thanks to Dan Gershon for sending in a photo of the new trees planted on West Silver Lake Drive next to the Silver Lake Reservoir. Council District 13 said 33 Chinese Flame and Australian Willow trees were planted along a sun-baked portion of the reservoir walking path earlier […]

Scenes & Sightings: This Land

Scenes & Sightings: This Land

Photo by Martin Cox ECHO PARK — An alleyway that rises steeply up from Echo Park Avenue now displays the phrase “THIS LAND IS YOUR LAND” taped neatly to the pavement. Art project? Political message? More Echo Park stories Got a news tip or photo to share? Submit it here Can’t get enough Echo Park news? Sign […]

Echo Park shoppers left with fewer alternatives after two markets close for good

Echo Park shoppers left with fewer alternatives after two markets close for good

The dark interior of the LG Market ECHO PARK —  Passersby pressed their faces up against the windows to look in disbelief  into a dark interior, where display cases and shelves were still partially stocked with groceries. This was the scene this week outside the LG Market, aka La Guadalupana, one of two neighborhood groceries […]