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Highland Park shootings blamed on gang feud

Highland Park shootings blamed on gang feud
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By NATHAN SOLIS HIGHLAND PARK — Shots rang out near Burbank Middle School on Monday as families were getting ready to attend a baseball game. It’s the most recent Highland Park shooting that police say is connected to a gang feud. No one was injured in the Monday shooting, which took place at about 5 p.m. […]

Don’t expect any bargains renting an Echo Park Avenue storefront

Don’t expect any bargains renting an Echo Park Avenue storefront

A small storefront is going for $2,400+ a month at the Del Mor apartment building Echo Park News Sponsor • Masa of Echo Park ECHO PARK —  The red-brick Del Mor apartment building – aka Grafton Lofts – serves as the retail hub of Echo Park Avenue, with its ground floor tenants selling everything from […]

Kera and The Lesbians: Bipolar folk for the world traveler

Kera and The Lesbians: Bipolar folk for the world traveler

Phil MacNitt, Kera Armendariz and Michael Delaney of Kera and The Lesbians By NATHAN SOLIS Kera and The Lesbians function like a diesel engine, sometimes taking their time to warm up but always efficient at their craft. Okay, maybe a combustion engine is not the best analogy for this group. But consider this: the vocals […]

Ramsay & Ryu to compete in Council District 4 runoff; Boyle Heights affordable housing projects; El Sereno woman kicks out cop car window

Ramsay & Ryu to compete in Council District 4 runoff; Boyle Heights affordable housing projects; El Sereno woman kicks out cop car window

Silver Lake | Andy Tran/Instagram A finally tally by the City Clerk showed that Council District 4 candidates Carolyn Ramsay and David Ryu were the top vote getters in the March 3 primary. Ramsay and Ryu will now compete in a May 19 runoff election. L.A. City Clerk A grand opening was held for a […]

All Property Services – Real Estate and Vacation Rentals

All Property Services – Real Estate and Vacation Rentals

Sponsored Post Local resident helping clients in buying and selling real estate in Echo Park and surrounding areas from Studio City to DTLA, West Hollywood to Eagle Rock. RE professional experienced in single family homes, condos, investment properties (2-4 units) and vacation rental properties. Friendly and knowledgeable. REALTOR® – Rodeo Realty BRE License #01898377 (310) […]

Highland Park middle school celebrates a revival

Highland Park middle school celebrates a revival

students celebrate the “Schools To Watch” designation | Courtesy Luther Burbank Middle School HIGHLAND PARK — It was only a few years ago when L.A. Unified launched a top-to-bottom shake up of Luther Burbank Middle School amid eroding academic performance and complaints from students, parents and staff. Since then, the school’s test scores have jumped […]

Echo Park’s Jumbo Bargain ringing up last sale

Echo Park’s Jumbo Bargain ringing up last sale

Final sale coming for Jumbo Bargain | Cecillia Padilla-Brill Echo Park News Sponsor • Masa of Echo Park By CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL ECHO PARK — With tiny homes selling for more than $700,000 and coffee going for $4 a cup, there are few bargains to be found in Echo Park these days. And it looks like […]

For Rent: Modern & Sophisticated Unit in Angelino Heights | Driveway Parking | Fantastic Location

For Rent: Modern & Sophisticated Unit in Angelino Heights | Driveway Parking | Fantastic Location

Sponsored Post 869 Laveta Terrace | $2,100/month  | Property Website This updated beauty sits in the historic Angelino Heights community where many movies, TV series, commercials and videos continue to be filmed. Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” as well as the “Charmed” series were filmed amongst others. This unit has recently undergone a complete rehab and it […]

Mold problems at Boyle Heights arts center; Echo Park’s Blue Corn Quesadilla vendor

Mold problems at Boyle Heights arts center; Echo Park’s Blue Corn Quesadilla vendor

Atwater Village | daveedkapoor/Instagram Self-Help Graphics has been unable to use much of its new Boyle Heights art center for the past year following the discovery of mold in the former seafood processing plant. Boyle Heights Beat A review  Echo Park’s Blue Corn Quesadilla cart. Eater L.A. Sign up for The Eastsider Email Digest for […]

Caltrans preps for new Echo Park freeway sound wall

Caltrans preps for new Echo Park freeway sound wall

About 2,000 feet of sound walls will be built on the east side of the 2 Freeway north of Oak Glen Place. Echo Park News Sponsor • Masa of Echo Park ECHO PARK — Construction will soon begin on about 2,000 feet of sound walls along the 2 Freeway as part of a larger project […]