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Councilman Cedillo defends record; running for Congress in the Trump era; vehicle break-in spree in Angeleno Heights

Councilman Cedillo defends record; running for Congress in the Trump era; vehicle break-in spree in Angeleno Heights

Eastside Scene: Apartment row on Scott Avenue, Echo Park | Michael Hayes Council District 1 representative Gil Cedillo, who is running for re-election in the March 7 primary, defended his record in a Lincoln Heights candidate forum. EGP News About half of the 23 candidates running in the 34th Congressional District are either immigrants or […]

“He helped introduce Chicano art to the world” — Exhibit honors the work and legacy of Frank Romero

“He helped introduce Chicano art to the world” — Exhibit honors the work and legacy of Frank Romero

Photo by Washington/Wave Tech Media EL SERENO — Cal State LA’s Fine Arts Gallery presents an exhibition featuring five decades of paintings, neon art and ceramics created by legendary artist Frank Romero. Romero, who was enrolled at Cal State LA in 1959 and took art courses in the space that now houses the Fine Arts […]

New landscaping taking root at Silver Lake reservoirs

New landscaping taking root at Silver Lake reservoirs

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — Walkers and runners who circle the Silver Lake reservoirs might have noticed  new trees, shrubs and grasses being planted near Tesla Avenue. What’s going on? Amanda Parsons, a spokeswoman with the L.A. Department of Water & Power, which manages the property,  said the new landscaping is part of […]

New landscaping taking root at Silver Lake reservoirs

New landscaping taking root at Silver Lake reservoirs

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — Walkers and runners who circle the Silver Lake reservoirs might have noticed  new trees, shrubs and grasses being planted near Tesla Avenue. What’s going on? Amanda Parsons, a spokeswoman with the L.A. Department of Water & Power, which manages the property,  said the new landscaping is part of […]

Omarosa delivers last Boyle Heights church sermon amid prayers and protest

Omarosa delivers last Boyle Heights church sermon amid prayers and protest

BOYLE HEIGHTS — Omarosa Manigault was widely known as a combative reality TV star before becoming a highly visible African-American supporter of Donald Trump during his presidential campaign. But in Boyle Heights, Manigault is also known as a preacher, serving as assistant pastor at the Weller Street Missionary Baptist Church. On Sunday, protesters gathered outside the […]

Eastside Review: Metro ridership drops; 13-year sentence for knife attacker; Friday’s storm knocks out power

Eastside Review: Metro ridership drops; 13-year sentence for knife attacker; Friday’s storm knocks out power

Edited by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Streets were blocked off and the LAPD bomb squad was called in to inspect a suspicious item – a backpack – left outside the McDonald’s at Temple and Alvarado streets. No bomb was found in […]

Are you in the dark? Power still out in many neighborhoods

Are you in the dark?  Power still out in many neighborhoods

Crews from the L.A. Department of Water & Power have been working around the clock to repair downed power lines and other damaged inflicted by Friday’s powerful storm. But thousands of customers from Silver Lake to El Sereno remain without power tonight, with some outages having lasted more than 24 hours. “With the high number […]

For Sale: Brendan Curran presents Spanish Revival in Highland Park

For Sale: Brendan Curran presents Spanish Revival in Highland Park

Sponsored Post 4755 Lincoln Avenue | $999,000 | Property Website Have you recently had the urge to move overseas, yet reluctant to leave your LA life behind? Now you can experience the allure of Spain while living just one block from York Blvd. This 1930 Spanish Revival has been restored to its original charm with […]

For Sale: The Beauty on the Knoll…

For Sale: The Beauty on the Knoll…

Sponsored Post 915 N. Avenue 63 | $855,000 | Property Website By the time you move in, spring will have sprung. The resident caterpillars, hosted on the asclepias curassavica, will now be monarchs fluttering about your garden getting ready for their journey to Mexico…and you?You’re sliding barefoot with joy, on the bright wood floors, doing […]

For Sale: The Beauty on the Knoll…

For Sale: The Beauty on the Knoll…

Sponsored Post 915 N. Avenue 63 | $855,000 | Property Website By the time you move in, spring will have sprung. The resident caterpillars, hosted on the asclepias curassavica, will now be monarchs fluttering about your garden getting ready for their journey to Mexico…and you?You’re sliding barefoot with joy, on the bright wood floors, doing […]