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Montecito Heights cleans up

Montecito Heights cleans up

Freeway overpass bridge freshly painted | Martha Benedict Montecito Heights —  Tagging was painted over and bags of trash, mattresses and auto parts were hauled away today as part of a community cleanup sponsored by the Arroyo Seco Neighborhood Council and the Montecito Heights Improvement Association. The cleanup included the pedestrian bridge over the Arroyo Seco […]

Eastside Saturday: L.A. River tour; Lotus Festival opening day; Silver Lake Flea at night

Eastside Saturday: L.A. River tour; Lotus Festival opening day; Silver Lake Flea at night

Saturday, July 14 Here are some of today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar, Weekend Picks and some bonus events to consider: The Friends of the L.A. River will host a yoga class, a guided nature tour and a slow bike ride along the river as part of as part of monthly events at Lewis MacAdams Riverfront […]

Eastside’s elevated elote; Flounce Vintage saying goodbye to Virgil Village; HP’s La Abeja keeps its buzz

Eastside’s elevated elote; Flounce Vintage saying goodbye to Virgil Village; HP’s La Abeja keeps its buzz

Esquites dish| Courtesy Salazar Shopper & Diner Report BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Two Eastside chefs have elevated elote, or Mexican corn-on-the-cob, to become a staple summer dish that goes beyond the traditional street vendor version served with tajin, mayonnaise, butter and Parmesan cheese. Take for instance, Salazar executive chef Johnathan Aviles’ esquites dish, or corn-off-the cob. […]

Weekend Open Houses: Eagle Rock cottage; Glassell Park modern; Echo Park townhome

Weekend Open Houses: Eagle Rock cottage; Glassell Park modern; Echo Park townhome

Search our sponsored Open House Calendar listings below or click on the neighborhood links for more properties. Atwater Village Area Boyle Heights Area Cypress Park, Glassell Park & Mount Washington Area Eagle Rock Area East Los Angeles Area Echo Park Area El Sereno Area Elysian Valley, Lincoln Heights & Montecito Heights Area Highland Park & […]

Coming to the Echo Park Lotus Festival this weekend? Expect a new beer & wine garden along with longtime favorites

Coming to the Echo Park Lotus Festival this weekend? Expect a new beer & wine garden along with longtime favorites

Thousands of people are expected to flock to Echo Park Lake this weekend, July 14 & 15,  for the 38th Lotus Festival. The neighborhood’s largest event celebrates the summer blooming of the lotus flower in the lakebed and raises awareness of the cultural contributions made by Asians and Pacific Islanders. This year,  the festival will focus on the people and […]

Found in Silver Lake: Small sweet dog

Found in Silver Lake: Small sweet dog

Found wandering in traffic today, off Sunset Blvd. No ID tag. Had harness on. SO SMALL to be loose, so HOPEFULLY someone is missing this SWEET SENIOR. If this dog is yours or belongs to someone you know, please be prepared to show proof. Contact: 626-319-0326 via text Want to publish a Lost & Found […]

Heat wave outages continue into Sunday — power out to nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake & 1,200 in Highland Park

Heat wave outages continue into Sunday — power out to nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake & 1,200 in Highland Park

LADWP Outage Map LADWP crews have been working 16-hour shifts to restore electrical service knocked down by this weekend’s “heat storm” and record-high demand. But thousands of customers still remained without power Sunday morning, including nearly 2,000 in Silver Lake and another 1,200 in Highland Park. More than 6,800 Eastside customers were still without power […]

Eastside Sunday: Atwater Farmers’ Market; East L.A Artwalk; Americana artist Caleb Caudle plays Echo Park

Eastside Sunday: Atwater Farmers’ Market; East L.A Artwalk; Americana artist Caleb Caudle plays Echo Park

Sunday, July 8 Here are some of today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar, Weekend Picks and some bonus events to consider: Take your pick of two dozen vendors selling farm fresh produce at the Atwater Village Farmer’s Market The East L.A. Art Walk is back with extended summer hours and more than 30 artisans, artists and vendors from around […]

Eastside Saturday: Paper plant workshop; yoga for outdoor pursuits; Silver Lake disco dance party

Eastside Saturday: Paper plant workshop; yoga for outdoor pursuits; Silver Lake disco dance party

Saturday, July 7 Here are some of today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar, Weekend Picks and some bonus events to consider: Designer and crafter Sara Kim holds a paper succulents and macrame workshop at Makers Mess in Silver Lake An REI instructor will be teaching strength, balance and flexibility techniques during a Yoga for the Outdoor Enthusiast class at the […]

Mezcal bar debuts in Echo Park; Highland Park gourmet grocer planning to sell beer and wine; Silver Lake flea market’s new hours

Mezcal bar debuts in Echo Park; Highland Park gourmet grocer planning to sell beer and wine; Silver Lake flea market’s new hours

Bar Calo owners Brooke Fruchtman and Jamie Turrey | Courtesy Bar Calo BY CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL Mezcal and Mexican-inspired fare has makes its way into Echo Park this week by way of Bar Caló, which debuts Friday, July 6 at 4 p.m.  Situated in between Sunset Brewery and Alternate Universe in an unassuming Sunset Boulevard strip […]