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DJ, record producer and now bar owner Peanut Butter Wolf raises his Highland Park profile

DJ, record producer and now bar owner Peanut Butter Wolf raises his Highland Park profile

Chris Manak — aka Peanut Butter Wolf | Photo by Robb Klassen/Stones Throw Records By LUCY GUANUNA Highland Park  — Earlier this fall, Chris Manak, owner of Stones Throw Records and the musician better known as Peanut Butter Wolf, opened the Gold Line Bar, joining the numerous new bars and boutiques that have set Highland […]

Will housing fill the old General Hospital ? | HGTV star sells Elysian Heights cottage | 70-unit complex for Echo Park

Will housing fill the old General Hospital ? | HGTV star sells Elysian Heights cottage  | 70-unit complex for Echo Park

– Eastside Real Estate & Development News Welcome to a digest of Eastside real estate news, development and people. In this week’s issue: What can be done with the landmark but mostly empty General Hospital building in Boyle Heights?  Classic Mid-Century designer duplexes and homes are now for sale in Highland Park and Silver Lake. […]

Will housing fill the old General Hospital ? | HGTV star sells Elysian Heights cottage | 70-unit complex for Echo Park

Will housing fill the old General Hospital ? | HGTV star sells Elysian Heights cottage  | 70-unit complex for Echo Park

– Eastside Real Estate & Development News Welcome to a digest of Eastside real estate news, development and people. In this week’s issue: What can be done with the landmark but mostly empty General Hospital building in Boyle Heights?  Classic Mid-Century designer duplexes and homes are now for sale in Highland Park and Silver Lake. […]

The E.R.B. in Eagle Rock: Celebrate the Holidays in Your Brand New Home

The E.R.B. in Eagle Rock: Celebrate the Holidays in Your Brand New Home

Sponsored Post 4327 N. Jimson Rd. | Eagle Rock Just in time for the holidays, The E.R.B. is offering stunning “designer done” model homes that can be purchased for immediate occupancy. Why wait for your beautiful new home to be finished when you can have it now? Among the offerings is 4327 N. Jimson Rd., […]

The E.R.B. in Eagle Rock: Celebrate the Holidays in Your Brand New Home

The E.R.B. in Eagle Rock: Celebrate the Holidays in Your Brand New Home

Sponsored Post 4327 N. Jimson Rd. | Eagle Rock Just in time for the holidays, The E.R.B. is offering stunning “designer done” model homes that can be purchased for immediate occupancy. Why wait for your beautiful new home to be finished when you can have it now? Among the offerings is 4327 N. Jimson Rd., […]

Thunderbolt to strike Echo Park; coffee and Aussie eats in Glassell Park; Freedman’s version of the Crunchwrap

Thunderbolt to strike Echo Park; coffee and Aussie eats in Glassell Park; Freedman’s version of the Crunchwrap

BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL A hotel restaurant-bar called Thunderbolt is expected to open next year on Temple Street. Meet the couple who brought coffee to the Verdugo Village section of Glassell Park. And find out more about the closure of a long-time Echo Park Mexican bakery. Read on for Shopper & Diner news. Eater L.A. has […]

Eastside Weekend: Holiday shopping at the Latin American Bazaar; Edible Gardening Workshop; Poetry Brothel

Eastside Weekend: Holiday shopping at the Latin American Bazaar; Edible Gardening Workshop; Poetry Brothel

By LUCY GUANUNA It’s never too early to get into the Christmas spirit, so bundle up and head to the Greek Theatre for a screening of “Elf”. If you’re feeling crafty, the animal rescue foundation, Sante D’or will be hosting an embroidery workshop hosted by their feline friends. Read on for our top 10 events […]

Echo Park panaderia closes after nearly 50 years of serving up pan dulce — “It wasn’t an easy decision.”

Echo Park panaderia closes after nearly 50 years of serving up pan dulce — “It wasn’t an easy decision.”

By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ Echo Park — After nearly 50 years, Celaya Bakery closed its doors on October 28. It was one of the last Mexican panaderias in a gentrifying neighborhood where many long-time businesses have been closing. “A combination of the changing demographic in Echo Park and costs of operating business began to take a toll,” […]

Rangers return to Elysian Park after a decade-long absence

Rangers return to Elysian Park after a decade-long absence

Elysian Park scene Elysian Park has been assigned a pair of park rangers — the first time rangers have been dedicated to the park since the jobs were lost a decade ago during the budget cuts of the great recession. The two new rangers  — Andres De Ocampo and Joseph Fuentes — will be working […]

Fire damages Silver Lake home near reservoir

Fire damages Silver Lake home near reservoir

Silver Lake   —  Firefighters extinguished a fire that broke out early this morning in a hillside home west of the Silver Lake Reservoir, said the L.A. Fire Department. The home in the 1900 block of N. Redesdale Avenue was fully involved in flames when firefighters arrived at the scene. The fire, which was first reported […]