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Commission supports landmark status for Boyle Heights’ Japanese Hospital; Lincoln Heights business owner dies; who wants to work as a lead sampling technician?

Commission supports landmark status for Boyle Heights’ Japanese Hospital; Lincoln Heights business owner dies; who wants to work as a lead sampling technician?
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Boyle Heights | Gabriel Moreno The clean up of the toxic Exide battery plant in Vernon could create jobs for residents of neighboring Boyle Heights and East L.A. A state agency is providing free job training for those interested in working as one of 35 lead sampling technicians, who will be involved in testing contamination levels […]

Wonderful Mid-Century Charmer Like Your Own Treehouse

Wonderful Mid-Century Charmer Like Your Own Treehouse

Sponsored Post Your fabulous treehouse-style home awaits! 354Glenullen.com With tiny living sweeping the nation, many people are finding that they do not need a lot of the space that is built into modern homes. Adherents to the movement universally report a sense of peace in down-sizing. One problem, however, is that tiny can mean solitary. […]

Wonderful Mid-Century Charmer Like Your Own Treehouse

Wonderful Mid-Century Charmer Like Your Own Treehouse

Sponsored Post Your fabulous treehouse-style home awaits! 354Glenullen.com With tiny living sweeping the nation, many people are finding that they do not need a lot of the space that is built into modern homes. Adherents to the movement universally report a sense of peace in down-sizing. One problem, however, is that tiny can mean solitary. […]

Price cuts on Boyle Heights apartments; Highland Park hilltop home; 2-bedroom Monterey Hills condo

Price cuts on Boyle Heights apartments; Highland Park hilltop home; 2-bedroom Monterey Hills condo

Prices on more than two 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 more than $55,000 on four brand new 3-bedroom apartments – two duplex buildings on a lot. $1,369,500. Highland Park: A $31,000 price cut […]

Political commentary in Silver Lake

Political commentary in Silver Lake

Photo by Sandy Driscoll SILVER LAKE — Sandy Driscoll snapped a photo of some political signage posted on a fence near Glendale Boulevard and Rowena Avenue. “Thought it was appropriate for the opening of the Democratic Convention today,” she said. Got a story, tip, question or photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily […]

Eastside Review: Fewer pit bulls in animal shelters; sewer bursts in Boyle Heights; Disney’s old bungalow in Los Feliz spared – for now

Eastside Review: Fewer pit bulls in animal shelters; sewer bursts in Boyle Heights; Disney’s old bungalow in Los Feliz spared – for now

A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. The Silver Lake Neighborhood Council has asked the L.A. Police Commission to deny Tenants of The Trees a permit to host live shows at the bar, based on numerous complaints that include a “lack of basic common decency towards […]

Eastside Review: Fewer pit bulls in animal shelters; sewer bursts in Boyle Heights; Disney’s old bungalow in Los Feliz spared – for now

Eastside Review: Fewer pit bulls in animal shelters; sewer bursts in Boyle Heights; Disney’s old bungalow in Los Feliz spared – for now

A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. The Silver Lake Neighborhood Council has asked the L.A. Police Commission to deny Tenants of The Trees a permit to host live shows at the bar, based on numerous complaints that include a “lack of basic common decency towards […]

Smoke everywhere you look

Smoke everywhere you look

Sunset smoke viewed from Silver Lake | Dan Gershon Dan Gershon of Silver sent in the photo above of the sun setting to west in a bank of smoke from the 20,000-acre Sand brush fire near Santa Clarita. Meanwhile, another cloud of smoke began rising early tonight as a fire broke out in a pallet […]

Too hip for hipsters and trouble for Tenants in Silver Lake, crystal craze and new café in Echo Park

Too hip for hipsters and trouble for Tenants in Silver Lake, crystal craze and new café in Echo Park

By CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL The influx of high-end retailers along Sunset in Silver Lake has some folks questioning if the neighborhood has lost its bohemian edge, Racked LA reports. Business owners such as Clare Vivier, who opened her first accessories boutique in 2012 on “The Corner” of Sunset and Mitcheltorena and LACAUSA’s Rebecca Grenell share their […]

Big red box on Flat Top hill draws complaints and possible charges for Soylent CEO

Big red box on Flat Top hill draws complaints and possible charges for Soylent CEO

Flat Top HIll | Martha Brenedict LINCOLN HEIGHTS  — Curbed L.A. reports on a bright red shipping container that has been placed on the top of Flat Top hill — raising complaints from neighbors, prompting an order by the city of Los Angeles for removal, and even possibly stirring criminal charges. The container is an […]