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Nail-biting time for Cedillo reelection campaign; looking back at Elliott Smith’s Either/Or 20 years later

Nail-biting time for Cedillo reelection campaign; looking back at Elliott Smith’s Either/Or 20 years later

Eastside Scene: Sad Teddy, Echo Park | Pat Saperstein Most of the City Council candidates seeking reelection on Tuesday won by comfortably wide margins – except for 1st District Councilman Gil Cedillo, who barely avoided a runoff with 50.98% of the vote, according to preliminary results. But voting expert Paul Mitchell told the L.A. Times […]

Market Snapshot: What are houses selling for in Boyle Heights?

Market Snapshot: What are houses selling for in Boyle Heights?

During the last three months, the average sales price of all homes sold in Boyle Heights was $376,535, according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 2.8 bedrooms, 1.5 baths and 1,253-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 38 days on the market before it was sold. Want more numbers? Here you go: […]

Price cuts on updated El Sereno Traditional; Lincoln Heights 2-on-a-lot; Silver Lake bungalow

Price cuts on updated El Sereno Traditional; Lincoln Heights 2-on-a-lot; Silver Lake bungalow

Prices on about two dozen homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: El Sereno: Price drops nearly $20,000 for a 2-bedroom house with a separate studio and bath. $599,900. Lincoln Heights: More than $50,000 cut for a 3-bedroom.  Sold as […]

Time To Decide: Voters head to the polls tomorrow in L.A. city elections

Time To Decide: Voters head to the polls tomorrow in L.A. city elections

With mail boxes overflowing with campaign mailers, voters in the City of Los Angeles head to the polls tomorrow, Tuesday, March 7,  to cast their ballots in the primary election. On the Eastside, voters will decide who represents City Council districts 1 and 13 as well as the District 2 school board seat. Mayor Eric […]

Scenes and Sightings from Lincoln Heights

Scenes and Sightings from Lincoln Heights

A selection of recent Instagram photos from Lincoln Heights. Born & raised A photo posted by VIKERS (@vikers.g) on Jan 7, 2017 at 4:10pm PST Sunday Afternoon Buzz #sunday #sundays #sundaymood #afternoon #weekendfun #weekend #weekender #losangeles #losangelesphotographer #losangelescalifornia #losangeles_city #cityofangels #lincolnheights #buzz #cornerstore #hoodlife #streetart #streetlife A photo posted by SM Lopez (@smlopez5250) on Jan […]

Scenes and Sightings from Lincoln Heights

Scenes and Sightings from Lincoln Heights

A selection of recent Instagram photos from Lincoln Heights. Born & raised A photo posted by VIKERS (@vikers.g) on Jan 7, 2017 at 4:10pm PST Sunday Afternoon Buzz #sunday #sundays #sundaymood #afternoon #weekendfun #weekend #weekender #losangeles #losangelesphotographer #losangelescalifornia #losangeles_city #cityofangels #lincolnheights #buzz #cornerstore #hoodlife #streetart #streetlife A photo posted by SM Lopez (@smlopez5250) on Jan […]

Echo Park foundation buys for-profit colleges; city closes $42 million L.A. River property purchase; Mayor Garcetti weighs in on ICE arrest

Echo Park foundation buys for-profit colleges; city closes $42 million L.A. River property purchase; Mayor Garcetti weighs in on ICE arrest

Eastside Scene: Cypress trees, Glassell Park | David DeMerlier The Echo Park-based Dream Center Foundation has agreed to buy the Education Management Corporation, which runs one of the nation’s largest networks of for-profit colleges ,including 31 Art Institute campuses. The foundation until now has primarily funded social services at the Dream Center, the former Queen […]

For Sale: Beautiful Remodeled Home – Mt Washington / Cypress Park Neighborhood

For Sale: Beautiful Remodeled Home – Mt Washington / Cypress Park Neighborhood

Sponsored Post 4023 Marchena Dr | $939,900. | Property Website Remodeled – 3 bedrooms & 3 bathrooms. Home has an open kitchen floor plan to living room & dining area. Kitchen has quartz counter tops, new cabinets & stainless steel appliances. Fireplace in living room, a peek a boo view from bedroom, laundry area, downstairs […]

Free Workshop: Create a Sustainable Environment with Pachamama.org

Free Workshop: Create a Sustainable Environment with Pachamama.org

Sponsored Post Discover your role in creating a sustainable future: connect with like-minded people and move into action. On Saturday, March 11, 2:00–6:00 pm, attend a free workshop created by the Pachamama Alliance—a community committed to bringing forth an environmentally sustainable, spiritually fulfilling, socially just human presence on this planet. Location: St Athanasius Episcopal Church […]

Large apartment building proposed for Silver Lake Boulevard

Large apartment building proposed for Silver Lake Boulevard

Site of planned 4-story apartment building SILVER LAKE — A developer is planning to build a 48-unit apartment building at the northwest corner of Silver Lake Boulevard and London Street, according to the Planning Department. Demitri Samaha with 237 WINDWARD LLC is requesting city permission to build a project that is more dense than current […]