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Bike rider asks “Speed Racers” to slow down on the L.A. River Path

Bike rider asks “Speed Racers” to slow down on the L.A. River Path

Kevin is a bike rider from Echo Park who looks forward to taking early evening rides with his girlfriend along the Los Angeles River Path between Elysian Valley and Griffith Park. But some of his recent rides along the river have been marred by other cyclists he refers to as “Speed Racers,” the Lycra-clad bike […]

Will flags flutter this Memorial Day on the Glendale-Hyperion bridge?

Will flags flutter this Memorial Day on the Glendale-Hyperion bridge?

Photo by Clinton Steeds/Flickr Memorial Day came and went last year without any American flags waving from the Glendale-Hyperion bridge as they have in years past. Last year, the city lacked the money to install the flags on the span linking Atwater Village and Silver Lake in time for the holiday, explained a spokesman for Tom […]

Firefighters snuff out brush fire near Elysian Heights

Firefighters snuff out brush fire near Elysian Heights

Firefighters this afternoon quickly put out a grass fire that burned less than an acre near Stadium Way and the 5 Freeway.  The slow moving blaze that broke out in thick brush around 2 p.m. took about 40 minutes to extinguish, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. No injuries or damage to structures was […]

Glassell Park school holds Comedy Lounge fundraiser

Glassell Park school holds Comedy Lounge fundraiser

Los Feliz Charter School for the Arts will hold it Big Night Out Comedy Lounge fundraiser on Saturday, May 19 at its Glassell Park campus. Here are some details of what to expect: The event will take place this Saturday, May 19th, doors open at 6:00pm. Admission is $40, which includes a live show featuring […]

Silver Lake Jubilee unveils final music line up

Silver Lake Jubilee unveils final music line up

 Family of the Year to play at Silver Lake Jubilee The Silver Lake Jubilee today announced a final line up of more than 70 musical acts and artist that will perform on six stages during the Memorial Day weekend. With the Sunset Junction Street Fair collapsing into bankruptcy court, the Silver Lake Jubilee has been […]

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Highland Park & Silver Lake

News & Notes from Boyle Heights, Eagle Rock, Highland Park & Silver Lake

Artist suffers fatal stroke as he prepares for final exhibit at Highland Park gallery.  L.A. Times Occidental College elects its first Native American student body president.  Oxy News Renovation of Boyle Height’s “haunted hospital to begin next month. L.A. Times & Previously on The Eastsider An $800-a-month Silver Lake rental any kid would love.  Curbed […]

Soon-to-open Silver Lake restaurant up for grabs at $8,000 a month

Soon-to-open Silver Lake restaurant up for grabs at $8,000 a month

Westerly Coffee Shop interior/LoopNet The Westerly Coffee Shop, now taking shape inside the former La Parrilla restaurant in Silver Lake, is still weeks away from opening but the Sunset Boulevard restaurant space is already up for rent at $8,000 a month in addition to $200,000 in key money.   Steve Edelson and Sonny Roul, who have […]

Lock up your cars, Silver Lake

Lock up your cars, Silver Lake

Photo from Flickr So far this year criminals have driven away with more than 60 cars and trucks from across Silver Lake while more than 100 other vehicles have been broken into.   The volume of vehicle-related crime has prompted the detectives of the Rampart Division, which patrols the area south of Sunset Boulevard, to warn […]

Pioneering Chicano artist shows new work in Highland Park

Pioneering Chicano artist shows new work in Highland Park

Photos by Martha Benedict Frank Romero, whose murals and public art can be found across Los Angeles, is still busy creating new work after a career that spans more than 40 years. Some of Romero’s  new work is on display at Avenue 50 Studio, the Highland Park gallery that hosted an opening reception Saturday night […]

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park, El Sereno & Silver Lake

News & Notes from Atwater, Echo Park, El Sereno & Silver Lake

This Way, East L.A. | Photo by catheadsix/Flickr Police looking for El Sereno robber shown on video. Eastside 911 City manager whose department oversees neighborhood councils now running for Council District 13. KPCC Nashville blog takes aim at the Tennessee singer who goes on the hunt for Echo Park and Silver Lake hipsters in music […]

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