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2018 Favorites: Mario — the most famous goose of Echo Park Lake — dies

2018 Favorites: Mario — the most famous goose of Echo Park Lake — dies

Photo by Jamie Pham/Courtesy L.A. Zoo The obituary of Mario the goose was our most read animal story of the year.  This is from a story that appeared on July  16, 2018. Echo Park —  The bossy, loyal and lovable Echo Park Lake goose named Mario — aka Maria — has died at his home at […]

2018 Favorites: City finds one way to steer Waze drivers off Baxter Street

2018 Favorites: City finds one way to steer Waze drivers off Baxter Street

Baxter is now one-way downhill on either side of Alvarado Our coverage of  the trouble caused by traffic apps on Baxter Street and the city’s novel solution were among our most popular transportation and traffic stories of 2018. This story on Oct. 9, 2018. By BARRY LANK Echo Park  – It’s been nearly five months since […]

2018 in Crime: Trader Joe’s shootout; Atwater Village murder-suicide; Boyle Heights firebombing case

2018 in Crime: Trader Joe’s shootout; Atwater Village murder-suicide; Boyle Heights firebombing case

Memorial to slain Trader Joe’s manager A Trader Joe’s store manager in Silver Lake killed by an officer’s bullet during a gun battle. A homeless man arrested for allegedly killing a woman and transporting her remains on a Gold Line train. And gang members sent to prison for firebombing the homes of African-Americans in Boyle […]

2018 in Real Estate: Mega project next to Echo Park, celebrity deals; market cooling off & more

2018 in Real Estate: Mega project next to Echo Park, celebrity deals; market cooling off & more

Rendering courtesy 1111 Sunset Boulevard A $600 million residential and commercial project planned next to Echo Park. Marc Maron sells his Highland Park home while Lana Del Rey buys in Elysian Heights. And there are more signs of a cooling market. Here are some of the top and most interesting Eastside real estate stories we […]

A brisk and beautiful Christmas Day in L.A.

A brisk and beautiful Christmas Day in L.A.

Photo by Todd Frankel Mount Washington —  Thanks to Todd Frankel of Mount Washington for his photo of clouds looming above the Downtown skyline on Christmas morning. Hope you can take a break from opening gifts and munching on cookies and tamales to go outside and enjoy a beautiful day. Mount Washington Got a story, tip, […]

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays to Our Eastsider Readers

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays to Our Eastsider Readers

Tumbleweed Snowman, Elysian Park Wishing you and your family and friends a wonderful holiday. — Jesús Sanchez, Publisher The Eastsider’s Daily email digest includes all new content published on The Eastsider during the last 24 hours. Expect the digest to land in your in email in box around 7 p.m. It’s free to sign up! Once […]

Homeless woman found dead in Angelino Heights | 4th grader’s holiday fundraiser | How to recycle your Christmas tree

Homeless woman found dead in Angelino Heights | 4th grader’s holiday fundraiser | How to recycle your Christmas tree

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info An Eagle Rock churros fundraiser yields hundreds of toys for kids, city officials want to recycle your Christmas tree and more. Here’s News & Notes, the holiday edition. Holiday’s Giving Spirit Here’s a heartwarming story out of Eagle Rock where a nine-year old boy held a churro bake […]

Homeless woman found dead in Angelino Heights | 4th grader’s holiday fundraiser | How to recycle your Christmas tree

Homeless woman found dead in Angelino Heights | 4th grader’s holiday fundraiser | How to recycle your Christmas tree

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info An Eagle Rock churros fundraiser yields hundreds of toys for kids, city officials want to recycle your Christmas tree and more. Here’s News & Notes, the holiday edition. Holiday’s Giving Spirit Here’s a heartwarming story out of Eagle Rock where a nine-year old boy held a churro bake […]

Brand New Luxury Leases in Prime Silver Lake, Presented by Tracy Do

Brand New Luxury Leases in Prime Silver Lake, Presented by Tracy Do

Sponsored Post The Modern LA | 2409 Griffith Park Blvd. | Silver Lake This rare luxury lease offering in trendy Silver Lake places you in the desirable Ivanhoe Elementary School District near shopping, dining and great outdoor recreation at the Silver Lake Reservoir and nearby Griffith Park. Three units are now available for immediate occupancy. […]

The tasty tamales of Boyle Heights and East L.A. | Italian-Brazilian fusion in Los Feliz | Sunset Junction switch-a-roos

The tasty tamales of Boyle Heights and East L.A. | Italian-Brazilian fusion in Los Feliz | Sunset Junction switch-a-roos

BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Where to go for tamales in Boyle Heights and East L.A. A Los Feliz Brazilian restaurant is merging with a neighboring Italian wine bar. And Pollo Loco is gone, Yolk Design Store has arrived and more Sunset Junction storefront news. Read on for Shopper & Diner news. Are you on the hunt […]