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Starbucks in the works for Hyperion Avenue

Starbucks in the works for Hyperion Avenue
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Starbucks planned for the ground floor of the building next to Gelson’s LOS FELIZ — Apparently there can’t be too many Starbucks.  The city has issued building permits for a new Starbucks in the Gelson’s shopping center at Hyperion Avenue and Griffith Park Boulevard. The Starbucks would be located in a former Chinese restaurant on […]

Price reductions for Boyle Heights 3-on-a-lot; Echo Park Craftsman; Lincoln Heights 4-unit

Price reductions for Boyle Heights 3-on-a-lot; Echo Park Craftsman; Lincoln Heights 4-unit

Prices on more than 40 homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Boyle Heights/East L.A.: Price drops $16,000 for three units on a lot – two residential units and one commercial storefront. $499,000. Echo Park: $100,000 cut for a multi-level […]

Lost in Echo Park: Black Chihuahua mix

Lost in Echo Park: Black Chihuahua mix

2 weeks ago Richard went missing in Echo Park (right across from El Compadre/Short Stop). Little Richard is a 3 1/2 year old Chihuahua mix. She is spayed and microchipped. She’s super friendly, and answers to “Richard”. Contact: Deannadecosimo@gmail.com Want to publish a Lost & Found notice ? Please click here. . Become an Eastside […]

Scenes and Sightings from Solano Canyon

Scenes and Sightings from Solano Canyon

A selection of recent Instagram photos from Solano Canyon. Short easy run taking in the views. Happy Sunday. A photo posted by Ricky S. (@rickysantos1) on Aug 21, 2016 at 11:13am PDT Exploring and getting in some miles.. #elysianpark #solanocanyon #radiohillgardens #dtla #runla A photo posted by Christopher E. van Leeuwen (@vanleeuc) on Aug 21, […]

Boyle Heights struggles with increased violence; will removing Los Feliz crosswalks keep the homeless away?

Boyle Heights struggles with increased violence; will removing Los Feliz crosswalks keep the homeless away?

Dodger Stadium | Sandy Driscoll The LAPD and Boyle Heights residents are struggling  with an increase in violent crime as well as officer-involved shootings. Violent crime is up 57% since 2014. Meanwhile, there have been more officer involved shootings in Boyle Heights this year than in any other neighborhoods. L.A. Now A plan to reduce […]

Shopper & Diner: Frogtown & Silver Lake spots make Gayot’s Best 25 restaurant list; WiFi and coffee

Shopper & Diner: Frogtown & Silver Lake spots make Gayot’s Best 25 restaurant list;  WiFi and coffee

By CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Sawyer and by CLOE  in Silver Lake and Salazar in Frogtown made Gayot’s list of the “Best 25 Restaurants in Los Angeles to Eat Right Now.” Sawyer serves up small plates and seafood; by CLOE in 365 by Whole Foods features vegan fare, and Salazar’s “stellar tacos” have taken the taco world […]

On the Market: Atwater Village 4-bedroom; Eagle Rock Spanish; Mt. Washington traditional

On the Market: Atwater Village 4-bedroom; Eagle Rock Spanish; Mt. Washington traditional

BY BARRY LANK Nearly four 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: 4-bedroom split-level – less than 10 years old. Privately gated. $1,248,000. Eagle Rock: 3-bedroom Spanish on a 3/4-acre lot. $849,000. Mt. […]

Hollywood talent agency to open Boyle Heights art space; family sets up funeral fundraiser for Cypress Park hit-and-run victim

Hollywood talent agency to open Boyle Heights art space; family sets up funeral fundraiser for Cypress Park hit-and-run victim

Atwater Village | Luis Lopez Beverly Hill-based United Talent Agency is opening a 4,000-square-foot art venue in Boyle Heights next month. U.T.A. Art Space, which will host exhibitions, film screenings and performances, will open on Anderson Street as anti-gentrification activists have been trying to force out existing galleries from the neighborhood. Art News The family […]

Eastern Lights Festival to spotlight El Sereno music and arts

Eastern Lights Festival to spotlight El Sereno music and arts

Festival will be held in the courtyard of Holy Grounds Coffee EL SERENO —  The first-ever Eastern Lights Festival will start small: three bands, an art show and some craft vendors gathered at a coffee house. But organizers said they hope this Friday’s festival will turn into an annual celebration of the neighborhood’s music and […]

Police activity in Echo Park

Police activity in Echo Park

ECHO PARK — Police have blocked off Temple Street east of Edgeware Road as they investigate a possible shooting or stabbing, according to preliminary information from the LAPD. Officer Nadia Aguirre at the LAPD Rampart Division said two victims were reported in the area near Temple and Bixel streets. Two suspects were seen heading eastbound […]