Eastsider LA


New Highland Park coffee house pops up in an unexpected spot

New Highland Park coffee house pops up in an unexpected spot
TumblrEmailOther Share Options

Workers prepping the new Tierra Mia for opening day HIGHLAND PARK —   While new shops and restaurants have flocked to York Boulevard and Figueroa Street, Monte Vista Street has remained a sleepy side street of homes, churches and a few shops.  But the opening today of Tierra Mia, a Latino-themed coffee house,  might signal the […]

A sky-high view of York Park

A sky-high view of York Park

HIGHLAND PARK — Did you miss last week’s grand opening of York Park? No problem. Now you have a drone’s-eye-view of the festivities without having to endure the speeches thanks to a YouTube video uploaded by Daniel Lingua. There are some dizzying moments as the drone swoops down to inspect the tree house and snake-shaped […]

Neighborhood deals and discounts for Eastsider readers

Neighborhood deals and discounts for Eastsider readers

Eastsider readers can take advantage of discounts and deals from neighborhood merchants with a Reader Benefits Card.  Reader Benefits Cards are available with the purchase of a $35, $50 or $100-level Reader Sponsorship. Get your Eastsider Reader Benefits Card today with the purchase of a Reader Sponsorship and start enjoying the discounts and deals offered […]

For Rent: 1920s Spanish Mission Duplex in Mt. Washington

For Rent: 1920s Spanish Mission Duplex in Mt. Washington

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings Glenalbyn Dr | $1,860/month | Property Website Charming remodeled unit will be available on April 15th in this beautiful building that will make you feel like you just landed in Morocco or in Spain. Walk in and you will notice the open living/dining area and lovely kitchen with custom Spanish […]

For Rent: SUPERB Los Feliz Location | Updated Hidden Townhouse | HUGE Patio | COOL SPOT!

For Rent: SUPERB Los Feliz Location | Updated Hidden Townhouse | HUGE Patio | COOL SPOT!

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 4629 Prospect Ave Unit 1 | $2,495 | Property Website Are you looking for a 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath impeccable apartment with outdoor space, wood floors throughout (pergo), newer fixtures, appliances, dual pane windows, central ac & heat, outdoor space, parking and on-site laundry? You found it! Sitting back behind […]

Two females shot in Highland Park [updated at 10:33 p.m.]

Two females shot in Highland Park [updated at 10:33 p.m.]

HIGHLAND PARK 2 Females shot (non life threatening) Highland Park Rec Center. LAPD northeast investigating #KCAL9 pic.twitter.com/ARGgh2GsXs — stu mundel (@StringerLA) February 26, 2015 HIGHLAND PARK  — Police are looking for the suspect or suspects responsible for shooting two females tonight. One victim was in stable condition after being taken to a hospital while the […]

Fatal motorcycle crash at 2 & 5 freeway junction

Fatal motorcycle crash at 2 & 5 freeway junction

ELYSIAN VALLEY – A fatal motorcycle crash tonight has shut down the transition road from the southbound 2 Freeway to the southbound 5 Freeway, reports the CHP. A SigAlert was declared at about 6 p.m., with officials expecting the transition road to be closed for at least two hours. Read the Full Story at Eastsider […]

Special interests backing Councilman Huizar become a campaign issue; Silver Lake couple preserves a Mid Century classic; are you ready to live in an Eagle Rock geodesic home?

Special interests backing Councilman Huizar become a campaign issue; Silver Lake couple preserves a Mid Century classic; are you ready to live in an Eagle Rock geodesic home?

Mountain View From Silver Lake | Diane Edwardson/Corralitas Red Car Blog The real estate and special interests backing Councilman Jose Huizar have become an issue in the Council District 14 race. L.A. Times The Eagle Rock Association will host a Council District 14 candidates forum and debate on Wednesday, Feb. 25. TERA How a Silver […]

Groundbreaking held for new Sixth Street Viaduct but construction is still months away

Groundbreaking held for new Sixth Street Viaduct but construction is still months away

Rendering of new Sixth Street Viaduct | City of L.A. BOYLE HEIGHTS ––  Construction  of the new Sixth Street Viaduct will not start for several months, and the $420 million project wont be completed until 2019 if things go on schedule. But there was plenty of fanfare – and  ceremonial shovels – on Friday during […]

Watch out for falling drones

Watch out for falling drones

Angeleno Heights News Sponsor • Masa of Echo Park ANGELENO HEIGHTS — The Eastsider has posted several videos before of breathtaking views captured by camera-equipped drones buzzing above Echo Park and Boyle Heights. Now, we got a video of a drone plunging to earth, with the camera capturing every second. This crash took place on […]