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Is traffic on the Eastside now as bad as on the Westside?

Is traffic on the Eastside now as bad as on the Westside?

Glendale Boulevard during the evening rush hour Not yet but L.A. Times columnist and Silver Lake resident Steve Lopez seems to think that congestion has definitely gotten worse closer to home as “Westside traffic has moved east.” In a recent column, Lopez writes: No matter which way I turn in and around Silver Lake, there […]

On the Agenda: Townhomes for Highland Park; possibile Northeast L.A. Riverfront District; more cellular towers

On the Agenda: Townhomes for Highland Park; possibile Northeast L.A. Riverfront District; more cellular towers

Another week, another round of items on the agenda. There are proposals for more cellular towers in Glassell Park and more Highland Park town houses on the Avenues.  Jose Huizar of Council District 14 is requesting more funds for beautification and there might be a possible Northeast L.A. Riverfront District. Before You Go: It’s a […]

On the Agenda: Townhomes for Highland Park; possibile Northeast L.A. Riverfront District; more cellular towers

On the Agenda: Townhomes for Highland Park; possibile Northeast L.A. Riverfront District; more cellular towers

Another week, another round of items on the agenda. There are proposals for more cellular towers in Glassell Park and more Highland Park town houses on the Avenues.  Jose Huizar of Council District 14 is requesting more funds for beautification and there might be a possible Northeast L.A. Riverfront District. Before You Go: It’s a […]

On the Agenda: Townhomes for Highland Park; possibile Northeast L.A. Riverfront District; more cellular towers

On the Agenda: Townhomes for Highland Park; possibile Northeast L.A. Riverfront District; more cellular towers

Another week, another round of items on the agenda. There are proposals for more cellular towers in Glassell Park and more Highland Park town houses on the Avenues.  Jose Huizar of Council District 14 is requesting more funds for beautification and there might be a possible Northeast L.A. Riverfront District. Before You Go: It’s a […]

On the Agenda: Townhomes for Highland Park; possibile Northeast L.A. Riverfront District; more cellular towers

On the Agenda: Townhomes for Highland Park; possibile Northeast L.A. Riverfront District; more cellular towers

Another week, another round of items on the agenda. There are proposals for more cellular towers in Glassell Park and more Highland Park town houses on the Avenues.  Jose Huizar of Council District 14 is requesting more funds for beautification and there might be a possible Northeast L.A. Riverfront District. Before You Go: It’s a […]

Echo Park’s Big Orange

Echo Park’s Big Orange

Photo by Echo Park resident ECHO PARK —  Nothing wrong with bright colors but this newly painted apartment building on Laguna Avenue has some neighbors reaching for their sunglasses.  The resident who snapped the photo above doubts the new orange-and-yellow palette was inspired by historic paint choices. Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

Weekend Bite: More cake, please

Weekend Bite: More cake, please

We need more cake in #LA! Who’s with me?! A photo posted by Valentina Silva (@eastsidefoodbites) on Jan 3, 2015 at 9:58am PST ECHO PARK – A visit to Dinette left Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites calling for more cake to be served across L.A. We can get behind that campaign. Got a favorite […]

Police pursuit ends in Silver Lake [updated @ 7:50 p.m.]

Police pursuit ends in Silver Lake [updated @ 7:50 p.m.]

Pickup truck chase that went through DTLA ends in Silver Lake with surrender to police http://t.co/jNcooIbV3y pic.twitter.com/S5d9qkSjRn — NBC Los Angeles (@NBCLA) January 10, 2015 SILVER LAKE – The police pursuit of a stolen pick up truck that began in Highland Park and passed through Downtown L.A. and Echo Park came to an end in Silver […]

Police pursuit ends in Silver Lake [updated @ 7:50 p.m.]

Police pursuit ends in Silver Lake [updated @ 7:50 p.m.]

Pickup truck chase that went through DTLA ends in Silver Lake with surrender to police http://t.co/jNcooIbV3y pic.twitter.com/S5d9qkSjRn — NBC Los Angeles (@NBCLA) January 10, 2015 SILVER LAKE – The police pursuit of a stolen pick up truck that began in Highland Park and passed through Downtown L.A. and Echo Park came to an end in Silver […]

Silver Lake gardener injured in gang crossfire [updated @ 9:53 pm]

Silver Lake gardener injured in gang crossfire [updated @ 9:53 pm]

Updated at 9:53 p.m. SILVER LAKE – A 62-year-old gardener was injured tonight after he was caught in the crossfire between two gangs during a shooting that took place near Silver Lake Boulevard and Vendome Street. “He happened to be outside and was caught in the middle,” said Sgt. John Marroquin of the Rampart Division. […]