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The jury is out on Michael Avenatti’s new Echo Park law office

The jury is out on Michael Avenatti’s new Echo Park law office

Echo Park —  Has Stormy Daniels’ lawyer now working out of an Echo Park office building? Apparently so, according to Josh Barro and Ken White of KCRW’s Left Right and Center program. In a recent show, Barro notes that a recent court filing by stripper and porn star Stormy Daniels lists her lawyer, Michael Avenatti, as […]

Mobile showers for homeless | Boyle Heights teacher becomes strike symbol | Final step for Silver Lake stairway murals

Mobile showers for homeless | Boyle Heights teacher becomes strike symbol | Final step for Silver Lake stairway murals

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Only 19 of Elysian Heights Elementary school’s 330 students showed up to school on the first day of the teachers’ strike last week, in a show of solidarity. A tight-knit group of parents responded to […]

Mobile showers for homeless | Boyle Heights teacher becomes strike symbol | Final step for Silver Lake stairway murals

Mobile showers for homeless | Boyle Heights teacher becomes strike symbol | Final step for Silver Lake stairway murals

EDITED by BARRY LANK A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. Only 19 of Elysian Heights Elementary school’s 330 students showed up to school on the first day of the teachers’ strike last week, in a show of solidarity. A tight-knit group of parents responded to […]

Two Well-Priced Homes in Highland Park are the Latest from Tracy Do

Two Well-Priced Homes in Highland Park are the Latest from Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 4920 Meridian St. | Highland Park This beautifully updated Spanish circa 1934 places you on a palm-lined street, a stone’s throw from York Blvd. Tastefully renovated with respect to its heritage, the residence offers period details including arched pass-throughs and windows, ornate coved ceilings and vintage hardwood floors. The formal living room is […]

Open House Weekend: $789,000 Mt. Washington duplex | $1.4 million Echo Park duplex | $1.15 Highland Park craftsman

Open House Weekend: $789,000 Mt. Washington duplex | $1.4 million Echo Park duplex | $1.15 Highland Park craftsman

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Human trafficking victim now helps others at East L.A. Women’s Center

Human trafficking victim now helps others at East L.A. Women’s Center

Photo by Becky Nava By BECKY NAVA, UT Community News Reporter East Los Angeles  — Water, scalding to the touch, poured on her. If only it could go through me. She scrubbed and scrubbed tirelessly at her bare skin, red and raw from the effort. It wasn’t enough. Why can’t I get clean? Lisa Vargas said she’ll never forget […]

Mobile showers provide hope and hygiene for homeless in Cypress Park and Lincoln Heights

Mobile showers provide hope and hygiene for homeless in Cypress Park and Lincoln Heights

Photo by Carolina Diaz By CAROLINA DIAZ Cypress Park  — Every other Thursday a blue-and-white trailer covered with hearts has been pulling up to next to the Cypress Park Recreation Center. The mobile shower with four stalls inside is the latest effort to improve the well being and hygiene of those living on the streets. […]

Elysian Heights parents respond to teachers strike | Historic Filipinotown figure resigns amid FBI probe | Boyle Heights man killed in Palmdale

Elysian Heights parents respond to teachers strike | Historic Filipinotown figure resigns amid FBI probe | Boyle Heights man killed in Palmdale

A Roundup of Eastside News & Info How Elysian Heights parents responded to the teachers strike. The teachers’ union poster child is a Boyle Heights teacher. And a public works commissioner connected to Historic Filipinotown resigns amid the fallout of an FBI probe. Plus holiday closures. News & Notes on the Martin Luther King holiday. […]

Wonderful Homes in Silver Lake, Highland Park, Mt. Washington and Beachwood Canyon, Presented by Tracy Do

Wonderful Homes in Silver Lake, Highland Park, Mt. Washington and Beachwood Canyon, Presented by Tracy Do

Sponsored Post 3133 Hollyridge Dr. | Hollywood Hills Nestled at the top of Beachwood Canyon, this serene mid-century modern resonates with style circa 1962. Designed by notable architect Maurice L. Bein, the thoughtfully updated residence presents a soaring butterfly-style roof and open layout with walls of glass and easy flow to a tranquil patio. Impeccably […]