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Vandals bring Echo Park mini-golf exhibit to an end

Vandals bring Echo Park mini-golf exhibit to an end
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Before: Electric Palm Tree Turbine House | Pamela Avila After vandals struck | The Eastsider ECHO PARK — A “ridiculous bout of vandalism” forced the organizers of an exhibit that resembled a mini-golf course to close the show and cancel a finale that had  been scheduled for today. TURF: A Mini-Golf Project,  a temporary exhibit […]

Scenes and Sightings from Lincoln Heights

Scenes and Sightings from Lincoln Heights

A selection of recent Instagram photos from Lincoln Heights. I’m Thomas Alleman, a member of the BigShot collective, and I’be taken over this Instagram feed for the last two weeks, showing selections from my series, “The American Apparel”. (I’ll finish up this presentation this weekend.) Here’s another image of one of the hundred-plus billboards AA […]

For Sale: Charming Craftsman Style Home in Cypress Park

For Sale: Charming Craftsman Style Home in Cypress Park

Sponsored Post 3317 Granada St. | $519,900 | Property Website Beautiful Craftsman Style Home in Cypress Park. Bright & open floor plan, character & charm, spacious kitchen with sun-filled breakfast room, large yard & more. Planning on moving up to a larger home? Free list w/pics & info of the 10 Best Buys in NELA. […]

On the Market: Cypress Park Craftsman; 2 units on a lot in East L.A.; Monterey Hills condo with view

On the Market: Cypress Park Craftsman; 2 units on a lot in East L.A.; Monterey Hills condo with view

BY BARRY LANK More than five dozen single-family homes, condos and other properties went up for sale on the Eastside during the last week. Here’s a sample of what’s new on the market: Cypress Park: 3-bedroom Craftsman-style from 1910. Spacious living room with coved ceiling has lots of natural light. $519,900. East Los Angeles: Two […]

Commission supports landmark status for Boyle Heights’ Japanese Hospital; Lincoln Heights business owner dies; who wants to work as a lead sampling technician?

Commission supports landmark status for Boyle Heights’ Japanese Hospital; Lincoln Heights business owner dies; who wants to work as a lead sampling technician?

Boyle Heights | Gabriel Moreno The clean up of the toxic Exide battery plant in Vernon could create jobs for residents of neighboring Boyle Heights and East L.A. A state agency is providing free job training for those interested in working as one of 35 lead sampling technicians, who will be involved in testing contamination levels […]

Wonderful Mid-Century Charmer Like Your Own Treehouse

Wonderful Mid-Century Charmer Like Your Own Treehouse

Sponsored Post Your fabulous treehouse-style home awaits! 354Glenullen.com With tiny living sweeping the nation, many people are finding that they do not need a lot of the space that is built into modern homes. Adherents to the movement universally report a sense of peace in down-sizing. One problem, however, is that tiny can mean solitary. […]

Wonderful Mid-Century Charmer Like Your Own Treehouse

Wonderful Mid-Century Charmer Like Your Own Treehouse

Sponsored Post Your fabulous treehouse-style home awaits! 354Glenullen.com With tiny living sweeping the nation, many people are finding that they do not need a lot of the space that is built into modern homes. Adherents to the movement universally report a sense of peace in down-sizing. One problem, however, is that tiny can mean solitary. […]

Price cuts on Boyle Heights apartments; Highland Park hilltop home; 2-bedroom Monterey Hills condo

Price cuts on Boyle Heights apartments; Highland Park hilltop home; 2-bedroom Monterey Hills condo

Prices on more than two dozen homes, condos, apartments and other Eastside properties dropped during the past week. Here are some examples, followed by a breakdown by neighborhood: Boyle Heights:  Price drops more than $55,000 on four brand new 3-bedroom apartments – two duplex buildings on a lot. $1,369,500. Highland Park: A $31,000 price cut […]

Political commentary in Silver Lake

Political commentary in Silver Lake

Photo by Sandy Driscoll SILVER LAKE — Sandy Driscoll snapped a photo of some political signage posted on a fence near Glendale Boulevard and Rowena Avenue. “Thought it was appropriate for the opening of the Democratic Convention today,” she said. Got a story, tip, question or photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily […]

Eastside Review: Fewer pit bulls in animal shelters; sewer bursts in Boyle Heights; Disney’s old bungalow in Los Feliz spared – for now

Eastside Review: Fewer pit bulls in animal shelters; sewer bursts in Boyle Heights; Disney’s old bungalow in Los Feliz spared – for now

A recap of some of the past week’s scenes, sightings and stories from across the Eastside. The Silver Lake Neighborhood Council has asked the L.A. Police Commission to deny Tenants of The Trees a permit to host live shows at the bar, based on numerous complaints that include a “lack of basic common decency towards […]