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Police searching for a man with a gun in Highland Park

Police searching for a man with a gun in Highland Park
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LAPD chopper over Highland Park | Highland Park resident HIGHLAND PARK — Officers backed by a K-9 unit and an LAPD helicopter are searching for a man with a gun tonight near Aldama Street and Avenue 56.  An officer at the LAPD Northeast Division station said a shooting had not taken place but had no […]

Weekend Bite: Breakfast and biscuits at Lemon Poppy Kitchen

Weekend Bite: Breakfast and biscuits at Lemon Poppy Kitchen

Breakfast at Lemon Poppy in Glassell Park | Eastside Food Bites/Instagram GLASSELL PARK — Is the biscuit the star of breakfast at Lemon Poppy Kitchen in Glassell Park? Looks like it judging by this photo by Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites. Got a favorite a favorite meal or snack – from a restaurant, food […]

For Sale: Silver Lake Reservoir Duplex

For Sale: Silver Lake Reservoir Duplex

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 2366 Silver Lake Blvd. | $999,000 | Property Website Located a few steps from the Silver Lake Reservoir, 2366 Silver Lake Blvd is a bright, updated duplex with classic character. Enter into the gated front entrance to find an interior courtyard with Spanish tiles and nicely planted greenery. The larger […]

Great Rehab Opportunity: A Silver Lake 4-Plex Delivered Vacant

Great Rehab Opportunity: A Silver Lake 4-Plex Delivered Vacant

Sponsored Postx Partners Trust Commercial is pleased to present a four-unit, multi-family investment property in Silver Lake at 1121 N. Coronado St., just north of Sunset Boulevard. One unit is currently vacant; two units will be vacating at the end of October and the last unit will be vacating Dec 31. The two front each […]

Billboard company wins legal battle over digital signs in Glassell Park & Silver Lake; lawsuit filed over gory photo allegedly taken in Boyle Heights hospital; Kimbra at home in Echo Park

Billboard company wins legal battle over digital signs in Glassell Park & Silver Lake; lawsuit filed over gory photo allegedly taken in Boyle Heights hospital; Kimbra at home in Echo Park

Angeleno Heights | The Eastsider A Superior Court judge ruled in favor of a billboard company that wants to erect 45 digital billboards in Glassell Park, Silver Lake and other areas but the City Attorney plans to appeal the decision. L.A. Times A woman who had gouged out her eyes filed an invasion of privacy […]

Bomb squad investigating suspicious package in Silver Lake area business

Bomb squad investigating suspicious package in Silver Lake area business

SILVER LAKE — Streets and a freeway offramp have been closed as the LAPD’s Bomb Squad investigates a suspicious package that was found in the bathroom of a business  in the 2400 block of Fletcher Drive, police said. A SigAlert has been declared after the Fletcher Drive offramp on the southbound 5 Freeway was closed, […]

Elysian Heights school instructs dog owners to pick up after their pets

Elysian Heights school instructs dog owners to pick up after their pets

ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — An effort by Elysian Heights Elementary to keep its campus and surrounding sidewalks and lawn free of dog poop seems to be working. One Elysian Heights mom complained that students were stepping in dog waste outside of the school and bringing it into the campus on the bottom of their shoes. But […]

Eagle Rock’s summer of million-dollar home sales

Eagle Rock’s summer of million-dollar home sales

This Hill Drive home sold for $1.8 million in September | Google Maps EAGLE ROCK — The blocks north of Colorado Boulevard have long commanded some of the neighborhood’s most highest real estate prices. That was certainly the case this past summer when five properties sold in excess of  $1 million. The homes reflected a […]

Viewpoints: False assumptions, higher costs lurk in rushed proposal to abandon city elections in odd years

Viewpoints: False assumptions, higher costs lurk in rushed proposal to abandon city elections in odd years

Photo by Vox Efx/Flickr Creative Commons 2.0 By Hans Johnson and Hector Huezo, Eastside Area Progressive Democrats The L.A. city council is at the brink of forsaking both its current election schedule and its progressive system of matching funds. Why? To give corporations and special interests a heavier hand in selecting city officials and local […]

Chinese flame trees bring fall color to Elysian Heights

Chinese flame trees bring fall color to Elysian Heights

Fall arrives in Elysian Heights ELYSIAN HEIGHTS — You know autumn has arrived when the Chinese flame trees on the north end of Echo Park Avenue become filled with salmon-colored seed pods.  While the trees put on a colorful show, some folks are not thrilled when those papery pods fall to the ground, spreading seeds […]