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Firefighters snuff out Silver Lake house blaze on Waverly Drive

Firefighters snuff out Silver Lake house blaze on Waverly Drive

Silver Lake — A small “contents” fire inside a hillside home was quickly extinguished this morning by firefighters, said the L.A. Fire Department. Firefighters took less than 10 minutes to extinguish the blaze that was reported at 9:20 am in the two-story home in the 2600 block of Waverly Drive on the far north end of […]

Historic Homes in Highland Park and Echo Park, Plus a Glassell Park Modern from Tracy Do

Historic Homes in Highland Park and Echo Park, Plus a Glassell Park Modern from Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 6271 Saylin Lane | Highland Park This exquisite home in HP’s desirable Garvanza district provides abundant space, a glorious garden and the detached studio of your dreams. Set on a serene hillside with treetop views, the Craftsman-style bungalow circa 1922 has been thoughtfully remodeled, harmonizing vintage elements with stylish modern design. The detached […]

So cute! It’s gosling season at Echo Park Lake

So cute! It’s gosling season at Echo Park Lake

Geese on guard over goslings | Photo by Martin Cox Echo Park — You know it’s spring when goslings start wading cross Echo Park Lake or wadling across the surrounding sidewalks and lawns  under the protective watch of their parents (keep your distance unless you wanted to be pecked at). Even if you have not […]

What are you doing this weekend? Find out in the Eastside Weekend newsletter

What are you doing this weekend?  Find out in the Eastside Weekend newsletter

Art walks. Pub crawls. Bike rides. Live music.   There are a lot of events  competing for your time and attention over the weekend.  That’s why Eastside Weekend can help make most of your time with our picks of the most interesting things to do. Sign up now for the Eastside Weekend email newsletter to stay […]

Update: Suspect in Whittier Boulevard bus stabbing shown in video

Update: Suspect in Whittier Boulevard bus stabbing shown in video

East Los Angeles — The L.A. County Sheriff’s Departments has released a surveillance video of the suspect who stabbed a man several times onboard a bus Monday morning as it traveled on Whittier Boulevard. The video shows a man wearing shorts, a  striped shirt, glasses and a blue cap standing at the back of a […]

Fire breaks out in Echo Park home

Fire breaks out in Echo Park home

Echo Park — Firefighters quickly extinguished a blaze that broke out in the attic of a small home tonight in the 1700 block of Lucretia Avenue. One firefighter at the scene said it appeared that the one-story home was vacant when the fire was reported at about 8:15 pm. Sign up for Breaking Neighborhood News via […]

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Teen saved from Griffith Park sewer; men plead guilty to Boyle Heights fire bombings; new DASH routes

Teen saved from Griffith Park sewer; men plead guilty to Boyle Heights fire bombings; new DASH routes

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Thirteen-year-old Jesse Hernandez was rescued after falling into an old network of sewers and drains in Griffith Park. Now, officials are looking at why the abandoned maintenance building where Hernandez fell through a wooden plank into […]

Exquisite Homes in Silver Lake and Highland Park from Tracy Do

Exquisite Homes in Silver Lake and Highland Park from Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 1130 Sanborn Ave. | Silver Lake A rare find in prime Silver Lake, this refurbished Victorian circa 1910 is an exquisite remnant of LA’s historic past. Over the course of a decade the home has been meticulously restored, including system improvements and stylish modern updates that mesh seamlessly with original heritage elements. On […]

Stylish Modern in a Coveted Silver Lake Neighborhood

Stylish Modern in a Coveted Silver Lake Neighborhood

Sponsored Post 1831 Redcliff Street | Silver Lake Combining hard-to-find 1970s bones with stylish and modern updates, this Silver Lake home is the perfect combination of new and old. Reimagined by designer Kathryn McCullough, this single level 3-bedroom/2-bath home greets you with a dramatic entryway with high ceilings and stunning architectural details. An open concept […]