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Cyclist wounded during drive-by shooting in Historic Filipinotown

Cyclist wounded during drive-by shooting in Historic Filipinotown
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View Larger Map A cyclist was shot in the knee this morning in Historic Filipinotown after bullets were fired from a passing vehicle, police said. The male cyclist, who was riding his bike on Beverly Boulevard near Alvarado Street when he was shot at about 7:50 a.m., was taken to a hospital for treatment, said […]

One man injured in Echo Park drive-by shooting

One man injured in Echo Park drive-by shooting

View Larger Map Police are looking for suspects who shot one man multiple times during a drive-by shooting this afternoon in the southern edge of Echo Park. The victim was transported to a hospital after being shot at about 4 p.m. near Temple and Firmin streets, said LAPD spokeswoman Sara Faden. No further details were […]

2013 ends on a colorful note

2013 ends on a colorful note

Photo by Sandy Driscoll The last sunset of the year featured wispy pink and orange clouds floating across the sky.  Sandy Driscoll snapped the image of the skies and clouds above her Silver Lake  home.  Looking forward  to many more colorful sunsets and sunrises in 2014. Happy New Year to all our readers and supporters! […]

Shopper & Diner: Eagle Rock goes ‘Native’; Highland Park gets a taste of Brooklyn; Holiday discounts at Silver Lake’s Moon Juice; and Atwater Grill’s flame goes out

Shopper & Diner: Eagle Rock goes ‘Native’; Highland Park gets a taste of Brooklyn; Holiday discounts at Silver Lake’s Moon Juice; and Atwater Grill’s flame goes out

Native’s new Eagle Rock storefront/Marni Epstein By Marni Epstein Eagle Rock Native/Marni Epstein Los Feliz-based women’s clothing and accessories boutique Native has put its mark on another Eastside neighborhood. Racked L.A. reports the store has opened its second location in Eagle Rock on Colorado Boulevard. The boho boutique’s owner  Michelle Helseth has been eyeing an […]

Echo Park wildlife drama

Echo Park wildlife drama

Hawk and snake on Scott Avenue/David. A. It’s hard to say what a hawk was doing tangled up with a snake in the middle of Scott Avenue in Echo Park on Friday afternoon. But David A., who snapped the photo above, and a few other people watched and waited as the serpent and bird of […]

Water main break snarls traffic through Echo Park*

Water main break snarls traffic through Echo Park*

#TRAFFIC ALERT: Water main break shuts down Glendale Blvd. near 2 Fwy in Echo Park, Newschopper 4 reports. pic.twitter.com/wYHqlPDtew — NBC Los Angeles (@NBCLA) December 28, 2013 Traffic is jammed in Echo Park tonight after a water main broke near Glendale Boulevard and Effie Street, according to several reports on Twitter.  No details yet about […]

News & Notes From Boyle Heights, Cypress Park And Echo Park

News & Notes From Boyle Heights, Cypress Park And Echo Park

Lady of The Lake Poses For Portrait, Echo Park | Darrell Kunitomi Community helps Boyle Heights family celebrate Christmas without mother who was fatally shot during September store robbery. Traditions fade as enrollment drops at Belmont High. Gang member sentenced to life in prison for the 2008 Cypress Park killing of a man who was […]

Lost in Echo Park:Tan part-Siamese, dark-faced cat

Lost in Echo Park:Tan part-Siamese, dark-faced cat

“Barnaby,” a healthy, short-haired 2-1/2 year old male, got out late December 22nd, on the cul de sac, Delta St., between Echo Park Ave. and the public stairs leading up to Lucretia. He has a muscular light tan body and a dark, dark brown face. He’s NEVER been out and is most likely very scared. […]

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays From The Eastsider!

Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays From The Eastsider!

Best wishes to you and your friends and family. Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

News & Notes From Echo Park, Highland Park And Silver Lake

News & Notes From Echo Park, Highland Park And Silver Lake

Festive Bus Stop, Highland Park | Nathan Solis/Eastsider Flickr Pool Police ask public for help in connection with the killing of of Highland Park convenience store clerk. A Highland Park man’s concrete tribute to the L.A. Times. Rent a William Kesling-designed Silver Lake triplex for $1,739 a month. Video of Echo Park house fire on Mohawk […]