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Highland Park gang member captured in 1999 killing that targeted African-American man; Amber Heard shops Echo Park; L.A. Times endorses Garcetti for mayor

Highland Park gang member captured in 1999 killing that targeted African-American man; Amber Heard shops Echo Park; L.A. Times endorses Garcetti for mayor

Eastside Scene: Storm clouds clearing, Elysian Park | Scott Fajack A member of the Avenues gang has been apprehended in Baja California in connection with the racially motivated shooting death of an African-American man in Highland Park in 1999. L.A. Times Is this a new look? Actress Amber Heard goes shopping Echo Park with  pants […]

Lost in Echo Park: Grey cat with green eyes named Finnegan

Lost in Echo Park: Grey cat with green eyes named Finnegan

Our Beloved cat Finnegan (FINN) went missing on February 1st on Lemoyne St. in Echo park between effie and Baxter St. He is super sweet and a little shy of new people. Solid Grey in color with green eyes. We are worried he is never gone this long without checking in. If you see him […]

Lost in Echo Park: Grey cat with green eyes named Finnegan

Lost in Echo Park: Grey cat with green eyes named Finnegan

Our Beloved cat Finnegan (FINN) went missing on February 1st on Lemoyne St. in Echo park between effie and Baxter St. He is super sweet and a little shy of new people. Solid Grey in color with green eyes. We are worried he is never gone this long without checking in. If you see him […]

On the Market: 2 bungalows on a lot in Atwater Village; Monterey Hills condo; East L.A. 3-bedroom

On the Market: 2 bungalows on a lot in Atwater Village; Monterey Hills condo; East L.A. 3-bedroom

About five dozen single-family homes, condos and other properties went up for sale on the Eastside during the last week. Here’s a sample of what’s new on the market: Atwater Village: Two California bungalows on a lot – one 2-bedroom, one 1-bedroom. $695,000. East L.A.: 3-bedroom near Interstate 5. $399,000. Monterey Hills: 2-bedroom condo near Alhambra […]

Makeover planned for Vermont Triangle; a tribute to East L.A. Mexican American baseball history; new stoplight for Highland Park

Makeover planned for Vermont Triangle; a tribute to East L.A. Mexican American baseball history; new stoplight for Highland Park

Eastside Scene: Front porch shrine, Boyle Heights | Katrina Alexy City officials have come up with a $100,000 plan to redesign the Vermont Triangle to discourage homeless encampments on the Los Feliz traffic median. Los Feliz Ledger A new pictorial history book, Mexican American Baseball in East Los Angeles, presents a century of photos and […]

Makeover planned for Vermont Triangle; a tribute to East L.A. Mexican American baseball history; new stoplight for Highland Park

Makeover planned for Vermont Triangle; a tribute to East L.A. Mexican American baseball history; new stoplight for Highland Park

Eastside Scene: Front porch shrine, Boyle Heights | Katrina Alexy City officials have come up with a $100,000 plan to redesign the Vermont Triangle to discourage homeless encampments on the Los Feliz traffic median. Los Feliz Ledger A new pictorial history book, Mexican American Baseball in East Los Angeles, presents a century of photos and […]

Four injured in Highland Park gas station crash

Four injured in Highland Park gas station crash

HIGHLAND PARK —  Four elderly persons were injured when they were struck by a vehicle at an ARCO gas station this morning, according to the L.A. Fire Department. The four pedestrians, who sustained non-life threatening injuries, were transported to a hospital for treatment, said LAFD spokesman Brian Humphrey.  The motorist was not injured, he said. […]

Price cuts for Boyle Heights 3-on-a-lot; Echo Park hillside bungalow; Silver Lake townhome

Price cuts for Boyle Heights 3-on-a-lot; Echo Park hillside bungalow; Silver Lake townhome

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: Boyle Heights: Price cut by $25,000 for three units on a lot – two 3-bedrooms and one 1-bedroom. $725,000. Echo Park: Price drops more than $200,000 for a […]

For Rent: 1938 Rafael Soriano in Silver Lake

For Rent: 1938 Rafael Soriano in Silver Lake

Sponsored Post 1607 Angelus Avenue | $6,800/month | Property Website 1938 Rafael Soriano “Meyer House” in Silver Lake – perfect for architecture lovers. Home includes family room with fireplace and original “General Electric” kitchen center. 2 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms. Large rooftop terrace with views and manicured backyard with patio and outdoor fireplace. Comes furnished […]

Woman injured during one of two drive-by shootings in Lincoln Heights

Woman injured during one of two drive-by shootings in Lincoln Heights

Photo from Eastsider reader By BARRY LANK LINCOLN HEIGHTS — Two drive-by shootings – one near a Jack-in-the-Box restaurant – occurred only hours apart and within a few blocks of each other along Pasadena Avenue. The shootings seem to be unrelated, based on preliminary information.  There was one injury. In the more recent incident, a […]