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Scenes & Sightings from Glassell Park

Scenes & Sightings from Glassell Park

A selection of recent Instagram photos from Glassell Park. Covering the important vocab to get by in the neighborhood. Quero comer un taco de nopales con la mano ahorita. Did I say that right? A photo posted by Patrick Hamo (@pathamo) on Jul 1, 2016 at 5:18pm PDT Saturday is real nice thanks to a […]

Spotlight on Salazar’s chef; why is Cowboys & Turbans closed?; best nails in Echo Park

Spotlight on Salazar’s chef; why is Cowboys & Turbans closed?; best nails in Echo Park

By CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Chef Esdras Ochoa of taco hot spot Salazar in Frogtown started his culinary career from unusual humble beginnings, the Los Angeles Times reports. From cooking at a Mormon mission in Washington’s Cascades, to his taco stand on the corner of Beaudry Avenue and 1st Street, and now as chef and co-owner of […]

Bulletin Board: Become an Autry Docent!

Bulletin Board: Become an Autry Docent!

Submitted by The Autry The Autry is currently looking for new volunteers to contribute to our amazing team. Those with an interest in learning about and sharing Western history and culture are encouraged to participate in this year’s docent training program. Join educators in exploring the American West through history, culture, and artifacts from the […]

Boyle Heights boy with cancer serves as K-9 deputy for the day; voters to decide fate of $1.2 billion homeless bond

Boyle Heights boy with cancer serves as K-9 deputy for the day; voters to decide fate of $1.2 billion homeless bond

Mt. Washington | Fanny Mac A 12-year-old Boyle Heights boy diagnosed with leukemia served as a K-9 deputy for a day with the L.A. Sheriff’s Department. ABC7 The City Council decided to put a $1.2 billion bond measure before voters in November to pay for shelters, permanent housing and services for the homeless. The bond […]

Echo Park Craftsman Condo

Echo Park Craftsman Condo

Sponsored Post 1619Rockwood.com Looking for Craftsman charm with tastefully modern amenities? 1619 Rockwood in Echo Park is a beautiful 2 bed, 1 bath first floor condo. A tranquil porch is perfect for shaded weekend enjoyment. Inside, an open living room and kitchen make for the perfect layout to entertain. Beyond bamboo floors, stainless steel appliances, […]

You’re Invited: The Rental Girl’s Monthly Summer Mixers

You’re Invited: The Rental Girl’s Monthly Summer Mixers

Sponsored Post Join The Rental Girl South Pasadena for our monthly summer mixers, every last Thursday of the Month in June, July and August from 5 pm -7 PM! Looking to buy or sell? Talk to our neighborhood leasing and sales specialists about your real estate needs. Our lender Scott Groves from Movement Mortgage will be there […]

You’re Invited: The Rental Girl’s Monthly Summer Mixers

You’re Invited: The Rental Girl’s Monthly Summer Mixers

Sponsored Post Join The Rental Girl South Pasadena for our monthly summer mixers, every last Thursday of the Month in June, July and August from 5 pm -7 PM! Looking to buy or sell? Talk to our neighborhood leasing and sales specialists about your real estate needs. Our lender Scott Groves from Movement Mortgage will be there […]

Man dies after jumping off Angeleno Heights roof

Man dies after jumping off Angeleno Heights roof

Firefighters stand by on Allison Avenue as man stands on roof BY LUCY GUANUNA ANGELENO HEIGHTS — A man died after jumping off the roof of a home in Angeleno Heights last night following an hours-long standoff with police. The man ran onto the roof of his family’s two-story home on the 1400 block of […]

Silver Lake gusher

Silver Lake gusher

Photo by Silver Lake resident SILVER LAKE —  A fire hydrant was sheared off this afternoon during a traffic collision near Coronado and Montana streets, sending a gusher of water in the air, according to a Silver Lake resident who sent in photos. Officials had blocked off the street as they investigated the crash and […]

Silver Lake gusher

Silver Lake gusher

Photo by Silver Lake resident SILVER LAKE —  A fire hydrant was sheared off this afternoon during a traffic collision near Coronado and Montana streets, sending a gusher of water in the air, according to a Silver Lake resident who sent in photos. Officials had blocked off the street as they investigated the crash and […]