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New apartments proposed near Dodger Stadium

New apartments proposed near Dodger Stadium
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A barren hillside that rises above Stadium Way near Dodger Stadium is the spot where a developer plans to build a six-story apartment building with 158 units, according to the city’s Planning Department. The hillside property at Stadium Way and Chavez Ravine Place sits across the 110 Freeway from Chinatown and is a short walk […]

Sunday Shorts: A Traveler’s Guide to Los Angeles

Sunday Shorts: A Traveler’s Guide to Los Angeles

Photo by daveynin/flickr Creative Commons 2.0 By Amy Jones Sedivy Written as an ersatz travel guide to Los Angeles, the story briefly sketches several L.A. neighborhoods as they define one woman’s life, and leading her to the place that fits her best. Early travelers explored the community of Westwood. They dined at a German Bratskellar, […]

Open House Calendar: Franklin Hills Modern; Highland Park bungalow & more

Open House Calendar: Franklin Hills Modern; Highland Park bungalow & more

Search our sponsored Open House calendar listings below or click on the neighborhood links for more properties. Atwater Village Area Boyle Heights Area Cypress Park, Glassell Park & Mount Washington Area Eagle Rock Area East Los Angeles Area Echo Park Area El Sereno Area Elysian Valley, Lincoln Heights & Montecito Heights Area Highland Park & […]

Get ready to kick back this summer on the L.A. River

Get ready to kick back this summer on the L.A. River

Kayakers shown last year preparing to launch into the river in Elysian Valley | Martha Benedict By BRENDA REES ELYSIAN VALLEY — Memorial Day kicks off the third official season of the L.A. River Recreation Zone, where urbanites will be able to canoe, bird watch or fish the summer away along the waterway. In the […]

Atwater Village fixer sells for $500k; tiny Highland Park bungalow sells for $810 per square-foot; reality TV condo goes for $595k in Echo Park

Atwater Village fixer sells for $500k; tiny Highland Park bungalow sells for $810 per square-foot; reality TV condo goes for $595k in Echo Park

By JEFFERY MARINO This roundup of recent Eastside home sales is big on tiny homes going for lots of money. A 654-square-foot  Highland Park bungalow sold for $530,000, which is a staggering $810 per square-foot; and a 740-square-foot bungalow sold in Silver Lake for $672,500. Be sure to check out the interior design on the […]

3 shot in Historic Filipinotown carjacking; 2 Freeway crash leaves 2 passengers in critical condition

3 shot in Historic Filipinotown carjacking; 2 Freeway crash leaves 2 passengers in critical condition

Boyle Heights | Veroomac/Instagram Three persons were shot when their vehicle was carjacked near Coronado and Temple streets in Historic Filipinotown. L.A. Now Two persons were left in critical condition and the northbound 2 Freeway was shut down in Glassell Park after four vehicles collided near York Boulevard. Daily News Bloggers don’t live on comments […]

Hollywood’s Duplass brothers have different tastes when it comes to Eastside homes

Hollywood’s Duplass brothers have different tastes when it comes to Eastside homes

The Eagle Rock home purchased by Jay Duplass in February for $1.76 million Brothers Jay and Mark Duplass have been busy in Hollywood as well as in real estate. Last December, writer-director Jay Duplass, executive director of the TV show Togetherness, purchased a $1.76 million Spanish Colonial-Revival home in Eagle Rock, which happens to be […]

What’s in store for Lincoln Heights’ Bi-Rite Market?

What’s in store for Lincoln Heights’ Bi-Rite Market?

Lincoln Heights | Katrina Alexy/Instagram By NATHAN SOLIS LINCOLN HEIGHTS — It has been three years since  Bi-Rite Market at the corner of North Broadway and Griffin Avenue shut down. The parking lot has remained vacant and fenced off while the the market’s red paint has faded into a shade pink and a broken neon […]

Police searching for Boyle Heights rapist; school board incumbents take a beating over iPad controversy

Police searching for Boyle Heights rapist; school board incumbents take a beating over iPad controversy

Silver Lake | Mary-Austin Klein/Instagram A man armed with a machete raped a woman in her bedroom early Friday morning in the 1900 block of Pennsylvania Avenue in Boyle Heights. CBS2 Charter schools are targeting incumbent Bennett Kayser’s support of the controversial and costly iPad program in the District 5 school board race. L.A. Times […]

Eastside Weekend: Museums of the Arroyo; Writing Workshop; Opera in Highland Park

Eastside Weekend: Museums of the Arroyo; Writing Workshop; Opera in Highland Park

Pacific Opera Project’s Ariadne auf Naxos comes to Highland Park By NATHAN SOLIS Opera comes to Highland Park with Ariadne Auf Naxos, a blend of playful performances and haunting arias. Originally set at the home of the richest man in Vienna, the opera within an opera will now be set in 1913 Highland Park  during […]