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Police fatally shoot man after chase through Cypress Park and Lincoln Heights

Police fatally shoot man after chase through Cypress Park and Lincoln Heights
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A man wanted for assault with a deadly weapon was shot and killed by police early this morning after exchanging gunfire with officers and waving at bystanders during an hours-long chase on the streets of Cypress Park and Lincoln Heights, according to ABC 7. The chase began on the 110 Arroyo Seco Parkway near Avenue […]

Anti-gentrification protest rolls down York Boulevard

Anti-gentrification protest rolls down York Boulevard

HIGHLAND PARK — A group of anti-gentrification protestors – some of them masked and waving banners – paraded down the sidewalks of York Boulevard tonight, taping “Eviction Notices” on new businesses and prompting some heated remarks and exchanges on Twitter. The protestors appeared as many of the York Boulevard shops were preparing for the monthly […]

Lost in Los Feliz: A furry Chihuahua mix named Ruby

Lost in Los Feliz: A furry Chihuahua mix named Ruby

Ruby, a furry chihuahua mix was lost in Los Feliz and picked up on Ben Lomond Pl. She has 2 different colored eyes. If found, please call for reward. Contact: 310 922 0719 Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Eastsider Ads googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘div-gpt-ad-1412645285881-6′); }); Read the Full […]

Found in Eagle Rock: Small, white Maltese dog

Found in Eagle Rock: Small, white Maltese dog

Found a little white maltese doggie running around the 134W entrance off Colorado Blvd, near the Trader Joe’s in East Eagle Rock. Doggie is safe and sound, but is probably missing home. Please contact me if you have any information about the owner. Contact: lkrovoza@gmail.com/(530) 219-3306 Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? […]

Billboard company moves closer to installing digital signs over Eastside

Billboard company moves closer to installing digital signs over Eastside

This conventional billboard on Sunset Boulevard in Silver Lake would be replaced with a digital sign The spread of digital billboards across Los Angeles was virtually halted a few years ago after a federal appeals court upheld a city billboard ordinance. But a recent legal victory by Lamar Central Outdoor may put it a step […]

$50,000 reward proposed in connection with fatal Echo Park stabbing

$50,000 reward proposed in connection with fatal Echo Park stabbing

Carlos Arellano | Photo courtesy Brenda Castello ECHO PARK — The City Council on Wednesday is scheduled to vote on issuing a $50,000 reward in connection with the fatal stabbing of a 22-year-old man last August who was attacked after refusing to give up his skateboard. Highland Park resident Carlos Arellano was was fatally stabbed […]

Homeless man takes over Echo Park stairway

Homeless man takes over Echo Park stairway

ECHO PARK — The Clinton Street Stairway across from Echo Park Lake is often littered with broken beer bottles and trash despite ongoing clean ups and even a grass-roots restoration effort.  But conditions have worsened in the past month after a homeless man began to pile items at the base of the southern flight of […]

Weekend Bite: Sweet treats in Hermon

Weekend Bite:  Sweet treats in Hermon

Who can resist? | Eastside Food Bites/Instagram HERMON — Perhaps the star of this tiny neighborhood’s dining scene is Monterey Donuts, where you can satisfy your craving for sweets and Lotto tickets.  “Damn good doughnut,” said Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites after treating herself to the doughnut pictured above. Got a favorite a favorite […]

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

Viewpoints: Support Parks, Vote Yes on P

By Luis López Few civic endeavors in Los Angeles over the past century have captivated our collective imagination like plans to revitalize the L.A. River. They promise to transform this legendary waterway, from which our city actually takes its name, into a grand centerpiece and ecosystem for all Angelenos to enjoy. But accomplishing this feat […]

Happy Halloween from Silver Lake!

Happy Halloween from Silver Lake!

The Vidal Pumpkin Sculpture, 2014 Edition | Guy Vidal SILVER LAKE — The Vidal family’s Halloween sculpture is once again attracting attention. Guy Vidal said that this year’s Vidal Pumpkin Sculpture resembles a sea monster/octopus, with its tentacles reaching out across the lawn in the direction of the Silver Lake Reservoir. A frightful but fun […]