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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 […]

Market Snapshot: What are houses selling for in Atwater Village?

Market Snapshot: What are houses selling for in Atwater Village?

During the last three months, the average sales price of all homes sold in Atwater Village was $744,750, according to Redfin.com. The average home that was sold had 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and 1,247-square-feet of space. The average home lasted 37 days on the market before it was sold. Want more numbers? Here you go: […]

March 1 in the park and church: Ash Wednesday

March 1 in the park and church: Ash Wednesday

Sponsored Post This Wednesday begins the season of Lent with the imposition of ashes. St. Athanasius will offer ashes all day: 7:30 am – Ashes in the Park (by the boathouse) 10:00 – Interfaith Sacred Resistance Ash Wednesday Service in the Church 11:30 – Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes 12:30 – Ashes in the Park […]

That was quite a sunset

That was quite a sunset

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE –– Dan Gershon captured the moment today as the sky and clouds turned pink at sunset. Got a sunset photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily email digest includes all new content published on The Eastsider during the last 24 hours. Expect the digest to land in your […]

Highland Park suspect evades cops and police dogs – but may have left driver’s license behind

Highland Park suspect evades cops and police dogs – but may have left driver’s license behind

300 block of N. Avenue 55 | Highland Park By BARRY LANK HIGHLAND PARK — A short vehicle pursuit Saturday last night ended with the suspect escaping on foot – though police found a license in the car and may know the suspect’s identity, according to the LAPD’s Northeast Division. Officers with the Northeast Gang […]

Body of missing 14-year-old found in L.A. River near Los Feliz [updated]

Body of missing 14-year-old found in L.A. River near Los Feliz [updated]

Authorities this afternoon are investigating the discovery of a body on an island in the L.A. River south of Los Feliz Boulevard, according to the L.A. Fire Department. Update: Police have identified the body as that of  Elias “Eli” Rodriguez, the 14-year-old Pacoima boy who went missing last week, the L. A. Times reports. But officials […]