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Man stabbed in Elysian Park [updated]

Man stabbed in Elysian Park [updated]
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Police have closed off a section of Stadium Way near the Dodger ballpark this afternoon after a male transient was hit by a Taser and stabbed by another transient following an argument in Elysian Park. The victim, described as a Latino in his 50s was taken to a hospital and is reported in stable condition, […]

Now Serving in Silver Lake: The pokerito

Now Serving in Silver Lake: The pokerito

Offered only at our Silverlake location. A photo posted by Ohana Poke Co. (@ohanapokeco) on Apr 5, 2016 at 11:55am PDT SILVER LAKE — What happens when you combine poke and a burrito? The pokerito. It’s the new menu item created by Chef Eric Park of Ohana Poke Co. in Silver Lake, Eater LA reports. […]

Mascarpone-honey cake or a chamomile-milk tart? Pastries putting Frogtown restaurant on the culinary map

Mascarpone-honey cake or a chamomile-milk tart? Pastries putting Frogtown restaurant on the culinary map

Here tomorrow gone tomorrow brunch 10-2 : @sarahbearclaw A photo posted by elysian (@elysianla) on Apr 2, 2016 at 12:08pm PDT ELYSIAN VALLEY —  LA Weekly spotlighted pastry chef Sarah Lange of Elysian, a restaurant and venue hidden behind a wood fence on Clearwater Street. The chef’s resumé illustrates the sweet song of success – […]

Shopper & Diner: ‘Best new chef’ is at Night + Market Song; ‘pokerito’ debuts in Silver Lake; Frogtown pastries are hopping

Shopper & Diner: ‘Best new chef’ is at Night + Market Song;  ‘pokerito’ debuts in Silver Lake;  Frogtown pastries are hopping

By CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Kris Yenbamroong of Night + Market Song in Silver Lake was named Best New Chef by Food & Wine magazine. A grilled fatty pig neck with jaew, a northeastern Thai chile dip, was declared Yenbamroong’s  quintessential dish, Food & Wine named the  The Los Angeles native described the vibe at his brightly colored restaurant […]

Bulletin Board: Join us in helping feed the homeless! #HashtagLunchbag

Bulletin Board: Join us in helping feed the homeless! #HashtagLunchbag

Submitted by Social Lighthouse Silverlake, CA (April 7th) – New Silverlake development HōM at West Temple partners with Social Lighthouse and blogger Nic Mora to host community driven #HashtagLunchbag event to feed the local homeless of Silverlake and Echo Park on Sunday, April 10th. The #Hashtaglunchbag movement began with feeding the hungry in Los Angeles […]

Whole Foods sets a date to open its Silver Lake market for millennials

Whole Foods sets a date to open its Silver Lake market for millennials

Courtesy Whole Foods SILVER LAKE — Construction crews and equipment still roam the Glendale Boulevard site where Whole Foods is building the first of its 365 stores.  Despite the current construction dust and noise, the upscale grocer announced today that the Silver Lake store will open on May 25, a few months earlier than originally […]

Not everyone is a fan of Vin Scully Way

Not everyone is a fan of Vin Scully Way

ECHO PARK — The City Council has voted in favor of renaming Elysian Park Avenue in honor of legendary Dodger play-by-play announcer Vin Scully. But as the city goes through the process of implementing the name change, some last-minute opposition has surfaced to keep Elysian Park Avenue on the map. The Citizens Committee to Save Elysian […]

Price cuts on Echo Park bungalow; remodeled Eagle Rock 3-bedroom; hillside lot in Mt. Washington

Price cuts on Echo Park bungalow; remodeled Eagle Rock 3-bedroom; hillside lot in Mt. Washington

Prices on about a dozen homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Echo Park:  Will the fourth price cut be the charm for this one-bedroom bungalow south of the 101 Freeway? Now $324,900. Eagle Rock: Price drops around $24,000 on a […]

Found in Angeleno Heights: Deceased Siamese cat

Found in Angeleno Heights: Deceased Siamese cat

I walked my dog around Angeleno heights this morning and found a dead cat on the right corner of W Edgeware Rd just north of Carrol Ave. She looked like she had been hit by a car and is lying near the curb (about 2nd parking spot). I called dead animal pick up but wanted […]

Lost in Highland Park: Black male cat

Lost in Highland Park: Black male cat

My cat Peanut has been missing since Thursday, March 31st. He is chipped but not wearing a collar. He’s 4.5 years old, with a white spot on his chest, green eyes and is neutered. He’s a long, hefty cat at 18 lbs. He’s shy, but very friendly and loving if he feels comfortable around you. […]