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Happy Thanksgiving! Now pass the mashed potatoes and sunscreen

Happy Thanksgiving! Now pass the mashed potatoes and sunscreen

Sunset View, Elysian Heights | Dave Ptach With temperatures expected to soar into the upper 80s and low 90s across much of Los Angeles, maybe it’s time to consider a poolside Thanksgiving Day celebration. Whether you stay indoors with the A/C on or relax outdoors in a shady spot, The Eastsider wishes everyone a Happy […]

What homes are selling for in Boyle Heights

What homes are selling for in Boyle Heights

MARKET WATCH Recent Home Sales & Stats During the last three months, the average sales price of all homes sold in Boyle Heights was $427,028 according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 2.9 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and 1,191-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 48 days on the market before it was sold. […]

Police seeking the “White Masked Bandit” responsible for armed robberies in Eagle Rock and Highland Park

Police seeking the “White Masked Bandit” responsible for armed robberies in Eagle Rock and Highland Park

The “White Masked Bandit” | Courtesy LAPD Police are asking the public to help find an armed robbery suspect who has worn a white paper mask during least a half dozen hold ups in the past two weeks in Eagle Rock and Highland Park. Here are details the LAPD provided this afternoon about the suspect […]

Police seeking the “White Masked Bandit” responsible for armed robberies in Eagle Rock and Highland Park

Police seeking the “White Masked Bandit” responsible for armed robberies in Eagle Rock and Highland Park

The “White Masked Bandit” | Courtesy LAPD Police are asking the public to help find an armed robbery suspect who has worn a white paper mask during least a half dozen hold ups in the past two weeks in Eagle Rock and Highland Park. Here are details the LAPD provided this afternoon about the suspect […]

For Rent: Tranquil haven in Montecito Heights house with pool and views

For Rent: Tranquil haven in Montecito Heights house with pool and views

Sponsored Post 1355 Montecito Cir | $4,250/month | Property Website Stylish Montecito Heights house in quiet cul-de-sac area with stunning panoramic views. Take in the 180 of the mountains, Griffith Observatory and Hollywood sign from the ample balconies in the upstairs bedrooms or in the bright and airy living room and pool area downstairs. 3 […]

Katy Perry wins in court; East L.A. patrol car kills boys; Amber Alert boy may be in Mexico

Katy Perry wins in court; East L.A. patrol car kills boys; Amber Alert boy may be in Mexico

Edited by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Opponents to gentrification in Boyle Heights and elsewhere protested during a VIP opening reception for the Laura Owens at the Whitney Museum in New York. Anti-gentrification protesters demanded that Owens, who lives in Echo Park, […]

Katy Perry wins in court; East L.A. patrol car kills boys; Amber Alert boy may be in Mexico

Katy Perry wins in court; East L.A. patrol car kills boys; Amber Alert boy may be in Mexico

Edited by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Opponents to gentrification in Boyle Heights and elsewhere protested during a VIP opening reception for the Laura Owens at the Whitney Museum in New York. Anti-gentrification protesters demanded that Owens, who lives in Echo Park, […]

Aftermath of East L.A. crash that left two brothers dead; Candytopia coming to El Sereno

Aftermath of East L.A. crash that left two brothers dead; Candytopia coming to El Sereno

  Deadly Crash: Family members and residents were mourning the deaths of two brothers — Jose Luis Hernandez, 7, and Marcos Hernandez, 9, who were on standing outside an East L.A. bank with their mother when they were hit by a sheriff’s patrol car. Meanwhile, some residents are asking if the deputies were careless as […]

Silver Lake businesswoman loses to Katy Perry in court fight over convent

Silver Lake businesswoman loses to Katy Perry in court fight over convent

A jury today determined that Silver Lake businesswoman and restaurant owner Dana Hollister will have to pay $5 million in damages  for interfering with the sale of a former Los Feliz convent to pop star Katy Perry, several media outlets reported.  Hollister’s troubles could get even worse and more costly when the jury returns next […]

Two juvenile pedestrians killed in East L.A. by L.A. Sheriff’s patrol vehicle [updated]

Two juvenile pedestrians killed in East L.A. by L.A. Sheriff’s patrol vehicle [updated]

Two pedestrians were killed and several others injured tonight in a multi-vehicle crash near the intersection of Whittier Boulevard and Indiana Street on the border of Boyle Heights and East Los Angeles, according to various media reports. The L.A. Sheriff’s Department  sayid  that two on-duty deputies were involved in the crash. KTLA says that the […]