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Newspaper executive dies at his Highland Park home; big-rig freeway crash in Boyle Heights; What happened to the Acapulco in Los Feliz?

Newspaper executive dies at his Highland Park home; big-rig freeway crash in Boyle Heights; What happened to the Acapulco in Los Feliz?

Eastside Scene: Elysian Heights | Dave Ptach Jonathan Sanchez, associate publisher and chief operating officer of Eastern Group Publications/EGP News, died of cancer on Dec. 23 at his Highland Park home. His wife, Dolores Sanchez, is publisher of the company’s 11 bilingual, community newspapers that cover an area stretching from the City of Commerce to […]

Newspaper executive dies at his Highland Park home; big-rig freeway crash in Boyle Heights; What happened to the Acapulco in Los Feliz?

Newspaper executive dies at his Highland Park home; big-rig freeway crash in Boyle Heights; What happened to the Acapulco in Los Feliz?

Eastside Scene: Elysian Heights | Dave Ptach Jonathan Sanchez, associate publisher and chief operating officer of Eastern Group Publications/EGP News, died of cancer on Dec. 23 at his Highland Park home. His wife, Dolores Sanchez, is publisher of the company’s 11 bilingual, community newspapers that cover an area stretching from the City of Commerce to […]

L.A. Derby Dolls roll into trouble in the wake of Ghost Ship fire

L.A. Derby Dolls roll into trouble in the wake of Ghost Ship fire

Skull and crossbones mark the home of The Derby Dolls EL SERENO –– The L.A. Derby Dolls have canceled an upcoming match and say the rest of the 2017 schedule is in jeopardy after city officials declined to issue the permits that allow the all-womens roller derby league to hold bouts at a former warehouse […]

Price reductions for Boyle Heights 4-unit; El Sereno bungalow; Silver Lake 3-on-a-lot

Price reductions for Boyle Heights 4-unit; El Sereno bungalow; Silver Lake 3-on-a-lot

Prices on less than a dozen homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Boyle Heights: Price drops $25,000 for four units on a lot – a total of six bedrooms. $825,000. Monterey Hills: $37,000 cut for a 2-bedroom bungalow with […]

A dark moment in Silver Lake gay history; B2 bomber over Eagle Rock; remembering a Boyle Heights father

A dark moment in Silver Lake gay history;  B2 bomber over Eagle Rock; remembering a Boyle Heights father

Today’s Photo: Phantasma Gloria, Echo Park | Andy House It’s been 50 years since police raided a Silver Lake gay bar during a New Year’s celebration and beat and dragged  patrons into the street. Several weeks later, hundreds gathered outside The Black Cat bar in one of nation’s earliest and largest gay rights protests. L.A. […]

A dark moment in Silver Lake gay history; B2 bomber over Eagle Rock; remembering a Boyle Heights father

A dark moment in Silver Lake gay history;  B2 bomber over Eagle Rock; remembering a Boyle Heights father

Today’s Photo: Phantasma Gloria, Echo Park | Andy House It’s been 50 years since police raided a Silver Lake gay bar during a New Year’s celebration and beat and dragged  patrons into the street. Several weeks later, hundreds gathered outside The Black Cat bar in one of nation’s earliest and largest gay rights protests. L.A. […]

Highland Park couple welcomes New Year’s Day baby

Highland Park couple welcomes New Year’s Day baby

Aubree Salgado with parents Cynthia Henao and Miguel Salgado | Dignity Health Cynthia Henao and Miguel Salgado of Highland Park rang in the new year with a new baby. Henao gave birth to Aubree Salgado – 6 pounds, 12 ounces – at 4:46 a.m. at Dignity Health – Glendale Memorial Hospital, according to hospital officials. […]

Happy New Year to Eastsider Readers!

Happy New Year to Eastsider Readers!

Silver Lake Sunset | Dan Gershon Best wishes for a great 2017 to all our readers, advertisers, contributors and supporters. — Jesús Sanchez, Publisher    The Eastsider 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 in email in […]

A review of some of The Eastsider’s most popular stories of 2016

A review of some of The Eastsider’s most popular stories of 2016

You never know what will catch the attention of Eastsider readers.  Here are some of the most popular stories from each month of the year: January Follow Up: By November the restaurant had changed its name and menu. February Follow Up: Circus of Books closed in August. March April May June Follow Up: John Wolfden’s […]

A review of some of The Eastsider’s most popular stories of 2016

A review of some of The Eastsider’s most popular stories of 2016

You never know what will catch the attention of Eastsider readers.  Here are some of the most popular stories from each month of the year: January Follow Up: By November the restaurant had changed its name and menu. February Follow Up: Circus of Books closed in August. March April May June Follow Up: John Wolfden’s […]