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Bulletin Board: Food Forward Puts their Best Fruit Forward to Fight Hunger in the Eastside

Bulletin Board: Food Forward Puts their Best Fruit Forward to Fight Hunger in the Eastside
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Submitted by Lillian Krovoza at Food Forward In backyards across the Eastside, orange globes hang suspended in the air in batches—absorbing the all warmth and sweetness of the SoCal sun. They weigh down the strongest of branches, tugging at las ramas with the sheer weight of their hundreds of combined pounds. What is this army […]

Atwater Village shooting leave two injured

Atwater Village shooting leave two injured

ATWATER VILLAGE —  A possible gang-related shooting tonight left two men wounded, with the suspects seen fleeing into the L.A. River bed, according to L.A. Now. The shooting was reported at about 6:35 p.m in the 2900 block of Ingledale Terrace. Police told L.A Now that they were looking for a gold SUV but had […]

Robbery suspect killed during El Sereno hold up

Robbery suspect killed during El Sereno hold up

EL SERENO — A man trying to rob an El Sereno liquor store this morning was shot and killed by his accomplice, according to ABC7. The two robbery suspects were engaged in a struggle with the owner of the store near Alhambra and Hollister avenues when the man was fatally shot. The gunman was apprehended; […]

For Sale: Prime Silver Lake Duplex

For Sale: Prime Silver Lake Duplex

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 608 Maltman Ave. | Map $600,000 | Property Website Great Off Market Investment Deal! _Two Fantastic 2 BR + 1BA Apartment Units _Prime Rental Location: Silver Lake nearby Cafecito Organico _Delivered 100% Vacant _Two Car Attached Garage _Open Floor Plans _Hardwood Flooring Throughout _Recessed Lighting _Washer/Dryer Hookups _Great Storage Space […]

Morning Report: Water line break shuts down York; Boyle Heights cleans up; Figueroa bike lanes

Morning Report:  Water line break shuts down York; Boyle Heights cleans up; Figueroa bike lanes

Pizza Buona, Echo Park | Chris Stephens/Lomography News & Notes: York Boulevard near Avenue 53 was shut down this morning in Highland Park after a water main break flooded the street, reports KTLA. Councilman Gil Cedillo’s decision to block bike lanes on Figueroa through Northeast L.A. is the most recent set back for bike lane […]

Neighborhood Fixture: A family tragedy haunts the past of an Angeleno Heights grocery

Neighborhood Fixture:  A family tragedy haunts the past of an Angeleno Heights grocery

The former Smookler Market in Angeleno Heights | Marni Epstein By Marni Epstein ANGELENO HEIGHTS —  Angeleno Heights has played host to a great many neighborhood markets over the years, including one connected to a tragic family incident. The neighborhood’s small stores have included Bob’s Market, which has  been in business since 1926 (although under […]

For Sale: Enchanting Silver Lake home near reservoir

For Sale: Enchanting Silver Lake home near reservoir

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 2724 Ivan Hill Terrace | $799,000 | Property Website Looking for a beautiful, peaceful and move-in ready home in Silver Lake’s Ivanhoe School district? Well, this is it! Built in 1937, this 2-bed/1- bath is filled with warmth and charm, featuring hardwood floors throughout, a lovely fireplace, and built-in bookshelves […]

Favela goes from drab to fab

Favela goes from drab to fab

Newly painted apartment complex Photos pictured earlier this year When The Eastsider posted a story in January about the faded peach apartments that climb a steep hill between Echo Park and downtown, readers said the buildings resembled everything from a Tibetan palace to a Brazilan favela. Now, the same complex, which sold for $2.72 million, […]

A super duper moon viewed from Glassell Park

A super duper moon viewed from Glassell Park

The first of this summer’s supermoons | Matt Hartman GLASSELL PARK — The  Supermoon, an extra large full moon,   put on quite on a show Saturday night. Matt Hartman took some shots from Glassell Park of what will be the first of three consecutive Supermoons that will take place this summer. Eastsider Ads Read […]

Morning Report: Six injured in Glassell Park freeway crash; East L.A. to dive into Olympic-size pool; Silver Lake’s Chandelier Tree

Morning Report:  Six injured in Glassell Park freeway crash; East L.A. to dive into Olympic-size pool; Silver Lake’s Chandelier Tree

Vista Hermosa Park | Andriana Baker/Instagram News & Notes: Six persons were taken to hospitals following a Friday night crash on the southbound 2 Freeway at York Boulevard, reports LAFD. No information was available on the nature of the injuries. A grand opening is planned this weekend for East L.A.’s  only Olympic-sized pool that’s part […]