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Artists take historic Highland Park stained glass studio in a new direction

Artists take historic Highland Park stained glass studio in a new direction

Artist Amir H. Fallah (in blue t-shirt) in Judson Studios’ new satellite facility in South Pasadena | Judson Studios / Kyle Mickelson By BRENDA REES Artists are just like athletes when it comes to cross-training. Doing the same routine day in and day out is not only boring, it doesn’t stretch and challenge those creative […]

Artists take historic Highland Park stained glass studio in a new direction

Artists take historic Highland Park stained glass studio in a new direction

Artist Amir H. Fallah (in blue t-shirt) in Judson Studios’ new satellite facility in South Pasadena | Judson Studios / Kyle Mickelson By BRENDA REES Artists are just like athletes when it comes to cross-training. Doing the same routine day in and day out is not only boring, it doesn’t stretch and challenge those creative […]

What you missed at Echo Park Rising

What you missed at Echo Park Rising

Photo by Michael Hayes Photos by MICHAEL HAYES ECHO PARK — A wave of youthful and often noisy energy swept over Echo Park this weekend as throngs of music lovers packed the neighborhood for Echo Park Rising. With 460 acts playing in outdoor stages, clubs, bars, restaurants and shops, there was a lot to listen […]

What you missed at Echo Park Rising

What you missed at Echo Park Rising

Photo by Michael Hayes Photos by MICHAEL HAYES ECHO PARK — A wave of youthful and often noisy energy swept over Echo Park this weekend as throngs of music lovers packed the neighborhood for Echo Park Rising. With 460 acts playing in outdoor stages, clubs, bars, restaurants and shops, there was a lot to listen […]

What you missed at Echo Park Rising

What you missed at Echo Park Rising

Photo by Michael Hayes Photos by MICHAEL HAYES ECHO PARK — A wave of youthful and often noisy energy swept over Echo Park this weekend as throngs of music lovers packed the neighborhood for Echo Park Rising. With 460 acts playing in outdoor stages, clubs, bars, restaurants and shops, there was a lot to listen […]

Festival takes over Echo Park; summer black-outs; back-to-school

Festival takes over Echo Park; summer black-outs; back-to-school

Edited by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. L.A. Unified students returned to class, and, for the first time in 36 years, all campuses began the school year on the same day. L.A. Schools Report Plans to improve pedestrian and traffic safety along […]

Echo Park Rising music fest beats downsizing trend; El Sereno house fire; please don’t look at the eclipse – while driving

Echo Park Rising music fest beats downsizing trend; El Sereno house fire; please don’t look at the eclipse – while driving

Eastside Scene: Sunset View, Echo Park | Martin Cox News & Notes From Across The Eastside Echo Park Rising has continued to grow even as other local, free music festivals have scaled back or shut down. L.A. Times Firefighters knocked down a house fire in the 3800 block of Tampico Street in El Sereno. There […]

Power out in Los Feliz and Silver Lake

Power out in Los Feliz and Silver Lake

About 3,500 LADWP customers are without power this afternoon in Los Feliz and Silver Lake, according to the agency’s outage map. Twitter users report heavy congestion after some traffic signals went out as the evening commute began. Eastsider readers said that power appears to be out north and south of Los Feliz Boulevard and along Rowena […]

With 460 bands and performers, Echo Park Rising will be taking over the weekend and the neighborhood

With 460 bands and performers, Echo Park Rising will be taking over the weekend and the neighborhood

Photo by Carl Pocket | Courtesy Echo Park Rising ECHO PARK —  Will there be more musicians than fans during this year’s Echo Park Rising? The line-up for the four-day music festival, which kicks off today, Aug. 17, has ballooned to 460 acts at last count, say festival organizers. Most of the acts are relatively unknown […]

With 460 bands and performers, Echo Park Rising will be taking over the weekend and the neighborhood

With 460 bands and performers, Echo Park Rising will be taking over the weekend and the neighborhood

Photo by Carl Pocket | Courtesy Echo Park Rising ECHO PARK —  Will there be more musicians than fans during this year’s Echo Park Rising? The line-up for the four-day music festival, which kicks off today, Aug. 17, has ballooned to 460 acts at last count, say festival organizers. Most of the acts are relatively unknown […]