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Echo Park pedestrian injured in collision with restaurant delivery car

Echo Park pedestrian injured in collision with restaurant delivery car
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ECHO PARK — A woman was being treated for a head injury tonight after police said she ran into the street and was struck by a restaurant delivery car, prompting a three-hour street closure as officers conducted an investigation. Witnesses said the woman had been yelling at a man across the street for several minutes […]

Don’t Stop: Fleetwood Mac fans replay the ’70s at an Echo Park bar

Don’t Stop: Fleetwood Mac fans replay the ’70s at an Echo Park bar

Gold Dust woman | Marni Epstein By Marni Epstein ECHO PARK — “Are you on the list?” the security guard outside the Short Stop bar asks to a group of unassuming girls on Wednesday night. They all turn, look at one another and shake their heads. He motions for them to step aside as sounds […]

For Rent: Beautiful Condo for Lease

For Rent: Beautiful Condo for Lease

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 4295 Via Arbolada | $1,995/month | Property Website Are you looking for beautiful views of the City of Los Angeles, but want to be a short drive away from the hustle and bustle of the downtown city? This is the condo for you. Step out onto your large private balcony, sip […]

Motorcyclist dies in Solano Canyon area crash

Motorcyclist dies in Solano Canyon area crash

View Larger Map SOLANO CANYON — A man in his 30s was killed after his motorcycle crashed  early this morning near North Broadway and Casanova Street, authorities told City News Service.  The crash, which took place at about 2 a.m., remains under investigation. Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

Neighborhood Fixture: The Lincoln Heights office building with enough noir for a novel

Neighborhood Fixture: The Lincoln Heights office building with enough noir for a novel

By Marni Epstein LINCOLN HEIGHTS —  Talk of suicide,  a family feud and a courtroom battle over a father’s will. That’s enough intrigue and noir to fill a Raymond Chandler novel. And with a setting that looks like this, how could you expect anything less. It is the Di Blasi Office Building in Lincoln Heights, […]

Lost in Atwater Village: Friendly Tuxedo cat named Gizmo

Lost in Atwater Village: Friendly Tuxedo cat named Gizmo

Very talkative and friendly Tuxedo cat (Black and White), 14-year-old female Gizmo who was recently diagnosed with hyperthyroidism (she’s very thin at the moment) and is scheduled for treatment in a few weeks. Unfortunately, she went missing between 04/26 -04/27 on Garden Avenue. My worst fear is coyote, but in case anyone comes across her […]

Echo Park’s urban forest getting trimmed and cut

Echo Park’s urban forest getting trimmed and cut

Ficus get a haircut on Sunset Boulevard | Christine Peters ECHO PARK — Saturday saw more tree trimming and cutting action on Sunset Boulevard as the city begins work on an $853,000 streetscape improvement program. About three dozen trees, including the Green Giant in the 1500 block of Sunset, will or have been cut down, […]

Body found in Echo Park Lake [4:30 p.m. update]

Body found in Echo Park Lake [4:30 p.m. update]

ECHO PARK — The body of a woman was found floating in Echo Park Lake this morning, according to police.  There were no signs of foul play involved but an investigation continues, said Lt. Orlando Chandler with the LAPD Rampart Division. The woman was believed to be between 40 to 50 years of age, he […]

New writers tell their true tales during East L.A. workshop

New writers tell their true tales during East L.A. workshop

EAST LOS ANGELES — A janitor in Houston trying to find her children in Mexico. A man learning confidence as he woos a woman. A mariachi singing for a heartbroken family on Christmas Eve. These are some of the personal stories included in a new book – “Tell Your True Tale: East Los Angeles” – […]

For Rent: Jr. One Bed Nicely Updated Unit w/Balcony & Parking

For Rent: Jr. One Bed Nicely Updated Unit w/Balcony & Parking

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 4375 York Blvd  |$1,195/month  | Property Website Come and make this beautifully remodeled unit as your home! This lower level unit has been updated recently. The unit features a balcony, new hardwood floors (pergo), eat-in large kitchen with granite counters, bathroom with newer fixtures, cabinets, new stainless steel appliances (including […]