Eastsider LA


Eastside Weekend: J-Pop in Elysian Valley; Cumbiaton Posada Tropical in Echo Park; Santa University plays Los Feliz

Eastside Weekend: J-Pop in Elysian Valley;  Cumbiaton Posada Tropical in Echo Park; Santa University plays Los Feliz

By LUCY GUANUNA Feelin’ festive? Ditch the campy holiday themed parties for Funky Sole’s 19th Anniversary Party with special guest, Cut Chemist or listen to your favorite J-Pop and Asian Pop during happy hour at the Zebulon. Read on for our top 10 events and things-to-do this weekend. FRIDAY, December 21 Winter Solstice Sound Bath […]

Eastside Weekend: J-Pop in Elysian Valley; Cumbiaton Posada Tropical in Echo Park; Santa University plays Los Feliz

Eastside Weekend: J-Pop in Elysian Valley;  Cumbiaton Posada Tropical in Echo Park; Santa University plays Los Feliz

By LUCY GUANUNA Feelin’ festive? Ditch the campy holiday themed parties for Funky Sole’s 19th Anniversary Party with special guest, Cut Chemist or listen to your favorite J-Pop and Asian Pop during happy hour at the Zebulon. Read on for our top 10 events and things-to-do this weekend. FRIDAY, December 21 Winter Solstice Sound Bath […]

Wildfires in the City: Eastside hillside neighborhoods face high wildfire risk

Wildfires in the City: Eastside hillside neighborhoods face high wildfire risk

With breathtaking views, abundant greenery and winding roads, neighborhoods like Elysian Heights, Mount Washington and Silver Lake are among the most desirable places to live on the Eastside. They are also among the riskiest when it comes to wildfires. Portions of these hillside neighborhoods are in what forestry and fire officials have designated as very […]

Highland Park vegan beer garden prepares to open on York Boulevard

Highland Park vegan beer garden prepares to open on York Boulevard

Highland Park – The vegan beer garden that we told you about last year should be ready to open by the end of the month, Eater L.A. reports. Hinterhof on York Boulevard is set to offer 12 German beers on tap as well as vegan omelets, buckwheat pancakes, waffles, schnitzel, vegan cheese, potato pancakes, bratwurst, […]

Beanies for Preemies: Highland Park senior citizens knit for a good cause

Beanies for Preemies: Highland Park senior citizens knit for a good cause

Red caps knitted for premature babies | Photo by Carolina Diaz By CAROLINA DIAZ Highland Park — The Crochet & Knitting Club of the Highland Park senior center on Friday presented 200 bright red beanies for premature babies to the American Heart Association to raise awareness of congenital heart defects. The beanies will be given to […]

Box-truck explodes in Boyle Heights | East L.A. pursuit catches shooting suspects | E. Hollywood hospital expands

Box-truck explodes in Boyle Heights | East L.A. pursuit catches shooting suspects | E. Hollywood hospital expands

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. The back of a box truck exploded Friday near a busy intersection in Boyle Heights. Authorities are still seeking the cause. No injuries were reported. Firefighters told NBC4 that the truck may have been carrying […]

A Silver Lake Triplex, a Hollywood Hills View Home, and a Light-Filled Lease in Mt. Washington, Presented by Tracy Do

A Silver Lake Triplex, a Hollywood Hills View Home, and a Light-Filled Lease in Mt. Washington, Presented by Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 3309 Hamilton Way | Silver Lake Here’s a nice investment opportunity, a handsome Spanish-style triplex located on a street-to-street lot in prime Silver Lake. The complex was built in 1931 and retains many period architectural details including tray ceilings with above-average height, large French windows and beautiful wood floors. Two sunny apartments, each […]

Signs of old Echo Park revealed

Signs of old Echo Park revealed

Echo Park  —   The demolition of a metal shed on Echo Park Avenue this week revealed an old commercial sign painted on the brick wall of the neighboring Del Mor apartment building. The shops named in the sign reflect a pre-gentrified Echo Park, when the ground floor of the Del Mor was occupied by businesses […]

Signs of old Echo Park revealed

Signs of old Echo Park revealed

Echo Park  —   The demolition of a metal shed on Echo Park Avenue this week revealed an old commercial sign painted on the brick wall of the neighboring Del Mor apartment building. The shops named in the sign reflect a pre-gentrified Echo Park, when the ground floor of the Del Mor was occupied by businesses […]

Highland Park veterans memorial to receive $50,000 of badly needed TLC

Highland Park veterans memorial to receive $50,000 of badly needed TLC

Highland Park — The giant American flag that flaps over the veterans memorial at Figueroa Street and York Boulevard is an impressive sight. But at ground level, the memorial is not so inspiring, with a large fountain at the center sitting broken and empty. But now the city is moving head with the latest effort to revive and […]