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Man assaults Silver Lake women in one-hour crime spree

Man assaults Silver Lake women in one-hour crime spree
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SILVER LAKE — A 30-year-old man has been arrested after he assaulted two women and confronted a third during a nearly one-hour crime spree near the Silver Lake Reservoir last week. The suspect was arraigned on Friday on two counts of assault with the potential to commit rape, said Detective Art Espino with the LAPD […]

Organizers postpone Eagle Rock Music Festival

Organizers postpone Eagle Rock Music Festival

EAGLE ROCK — The Eagle Rock Music Festival, which had grown into Northeast L.A.’s largest music event and street fair, has been postponed until next spring, festival organizers announced today. The Center for the Arts Eagle Rock ,which usually holds the festival in October, said it is working with Councilman José Huizar to re-launch the […]

Elysian Heights Elementary School: Reaching Toward the Future

Elysian Heights Elementary School: Reaching Toward the Future

What’s New At your School This Fall Submitted by Elysian Heights Elementary TK-6 Elysian Heights Elementary School (EHES) is celebrating 100 years of service in the Elysian Heights Valley. As we celebrate the past, we have squarely set our sights on transforming our foundation to ensure we are preparing students to meet the challenges of […]

Santa Barbara bus takes a wrong turn in Elysian Heights

Santa Barbara bus takes a wrong turn in Elysian Heights

Stranded Santa Barbara bus blocks Echo Park Avenue | Meredith Brady ELYSIAN HEIGHTS –– A charter bus out of Santa Barbara became the most recent large vehicle to run into trouble at the intersection of Echo Park Avenue and Cerro Gordo, stranding a group of passengers at the corner late Saturday afternoon. In late June, […]

Santa Barbara bus takes a wrong turn in Elysian Heights

Santa Barbara bus takes a wrong turn in Elysian Heights

Stranded Santa Barbara bus blocks Echo Park Avenue | Meredith Brady ELYSIAN HEIGHTS –– A charter bus out of Santa Barbara became the most recent large vehicle to run into trouble at the intersection of Echo Park Avenue and Cerro Gordo, stranding a group of passengers at the corner late Saturday afternoon. In late June, […]

Power out in Silver Lake [updated]

Power out in Silver Lake [updated]

SILVER LAKE — An estimated 1,600 LADWP customers are without power tonight in Silver Lake, and service is not expected to be fully restored until 2 a.m., according to the utility’s outage map. Some Twitter users reported that power went out at about 4:30 p.m. The Eastsider has contacted the agency for more details. Today’s […]

Power out in Silver Lake [updated]

Power out in Silver Lake [updated]

SILVER LAKE — An estimated 1,600 LADWP customers are without power tonight in Silver Lake, and service is not expected to be fully restored until 2 a.m., according to the utility’s outage map. Some Twitter users reported that power went out at about 4:30 p.m. The Eastsider has contacted the agency for more details. Today’s […]

Eastside Weekend: Gentrification, the comedy show, plays Highland Park; City Terrace tree planting; Chinatown in Echo Park

Eastside Weekend: Gentrification, the comedy show, plays Highland Park; City Terrace tree planting; Chinatown  in Echo Park

This weekend’s events include Gentrification, a comedy show, in Highland Park; a tree planting and native plant care workshop in City Terrace and an outdoor screening of Chinatown at Echo Park Lake. Submit An Event Submit An Event Read the Full Story at Eastsider LA

Lincoln Heights coffee lover roasts his own beans for more flavor, less money

Lincoln Heights coffee lover roasts his own beans for more flavor, less money

Vlad Gallegos roasts his own beans | Brenda Rees By BRENDA REES LINCOLN HEIGHTS — “If you can make a pie, you can roast coffee,” announced Vlad Gallegos to a group of caffeine-lovers at the recent “Roast Your Own Coffee Beans” workshop, held outdoors under a shady tree in the Church of Epiphany’s Lincoln Heights […]

Boyle Heights tortillerías face growing competition; City Council postpones vote on 2024 Olympics proposal

Boyle Heights tortillerías face growing competition; City Council postpones vote on 2024 Olympics proposal

Boyle Heights tortillerías are adapting to growing competition and more health-conscious consumers. Boyle Heights Beat The City Council postponed a vote on whether the city should bid on hosting the 2024 Olympic, with members saying they have not had enough time to review the proposal. L.A. Now Lost in Echo Park: Grey & White Male […]