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Makeover planned for Vermont Triangle; a tribute to East L.A. Mexican American baseball history; new stoplight for Highland Park

Makeover planned for Vermont Triangle; a tribute to East L.A. Mexican American baseball history; new stoplight for Highland Park

Eastside Scene: Front porch shrine, Boyle Heights | Katrina Alexy City officials have come up with a $100,000 plan to redesign the Vermont Triangle to discourage homeless encampments on the Los Feliz traffic median. Los Feliz Ledger A new pictorial history book, Mexican American Baseball in East Los Angeles, presents a century of photos and […]

Four injured in Highland Park gas station crash

Four injured in Highland Park gas station crash

HIGHLAND PARK —  Four elderly persons were injured when they were struck by a vehicle at an ARCO gas station this morning, according to the L.A. Fire Department. The four pedestrians, who sustained non-life threatening injuries, were transported to a hospital for treatment, said LAFD spokesman Brian Humphrey.  The motorist was not injured, he said. […]

Price cuts for Boyle Heights 3-on-a-lot; Echo Park hillside bungalow; Silver Lake townhome

Price cuts for Boyle Heights 3-on-a-lot; Echo Park hillside bungalow; Silver Lake townhome

Prices on about a 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 cut by $25,000 for three units on a lot – two 3-bedrooms and one 1-bedroom. $725,000. Echo Park: Price drops more than $200,000 for a […]

For Rent: 1938 Rafael Soriano in Silver Lake

For Rent: 1938 Rafael Soriano in Silver Lake

Sponsored Post 1607 Angelus Avenue | $6,800/month | Property Website 1938 Rafael Soriano “Meyer House” in Silver Lake – perfect for architecture lovers. Home includes family room with fireplace and original “General Electric” kitchen center. 2 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms. Large rooftop terrace with views and manicured backyard with patio and outdoor fireplace. Comes furnished […]

Woman injured during one of two drive-by shootings in Lincoln Heights

Woman injured during one of two drive-by shootings in Lincoln Heights

Photo from Eastsider reader By BARRY LANK LINCOLN HEIGHTS — Two drive-by shootings – one near a Jack-in-the-Box restaurant – occurred only hours apart and within a few blocks of each other along Pasadena Avenue. The shootings seem to be unrelated, based on preliminary information.  There was one injury. In the more recent incident, a […]

Silver Lake’s ‘Sunset Junction’ sign now promoting anti-development campaign

Silver Lake’s ‘Sunset Junction’ sign now promoting anti-development campaign

Sunset Junction sign gets political SILVER LAKE — Look twice at the Sunset Junction sign at Sunset Boulevard and Sanborn Avenue. It may look the same as usual, but the Sunset Junction sign no longer says “Sunset Junction.” Instead, it’s been turned into a message supporting Measure S – the anti-development planning reform that will […]

Open House Calendar: Mt. Washington Contemporary; Sherman Oaks bungalow; 4-bedroom in Hermon

Open House Calendar: Mt. Washington Contemporary; Sherman Oaks bungalow; 4-bedroom in Hermon

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 & […]

Water trickles back into Silver Lake Reservoir – but don’t get too excited

Water trickles back into Silver Lake Reservoir – but don’t get too excited

Photo by Dan Gershon SILVER LAKE — The L.A. Department of Water and Power has said that  the job of refilling the Silver Lake Reservoir, which was drained in 2015,  won’t begin until this May. But resident Dan Gershon and others this week said they noticed that large pools of water had begun to form […]

Suspect arrested in Los Feliz gas station killing; police chase ends in East L.A.

Suspect arrested in Los Feliz gas station killing; police chase ends in East L.A.

Eastside Scene: Boyle Heights | Verooomac Kayshon Moody, 25, was arrested in connection with last week’s fatal shooting of a 34-year-old gas station clerk in Los Feliz. Police said the clerk was cooperating with the robber when he was shot in the abdomen. L.A. Times A high-speed pursuit that began in the Angeles National Forest […]

Lemon Poppy expanding in to adjacent storefront By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ GLASSELL PARK — After five years of  building up a loyal base of customers,  Lemon Poppy Kitchen, the Romanian-inspired cafe and bakery, plans to expand by mid-April into an adjacent storefront. The expansion will add more indoor and outdoor seats to the small cafe and […]