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“Radical Ceramics” — Echo Park pottery studio offers a comfortable and creative space for POC & LGBTQ artists

“Radical Ceramics” — Echo Park pottery studio offers a comfortable and creative space for POC & LGBTQ artists

Taking shape | Courtesy POT LA By LUCY GUANUNA Echo Park  — Mandy Kolahi got hooked on pottery in high school. Throughout a ten-year college stint and numerous office jobs, Kolahi would always gravitate back to pottery. However, despite joining different pottery studios, she was never able to find a studio she felt comfortable in […]

Silver Lake’s Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic celebrates its half-century mark

Silver Lake’s Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic celebrates its half-century mark

By BARRY LANK Silver Lake – It’s been a long strange trip for the Hollywood Sunset Free Clinic. Half a century ago when it first opened, it had a heavy caseload of patients with venereal diseases.  Eventually those cases declined. But now … well, actually, STDs are making a comeback. “They were up. Then they were […]

‘Deadpool’ star sells Atwater Village duplex; stock taken of Scientology holdings; Los Feliz Club Apartments sold

‘Deadpool’ star sells Atwater Village duplex; stock taken of Scientology holdings; Los Feliz Club Apartments  sold

– A Roundup of Eastside  Real Estate and Development News Welcome to a digest of Eastside real estate news, development and people. In this week’s issue: Brazilian-born actress Morena Baccarin has sold her duplex in Atwater Village – for a tidy profit. Curbed L.A. offers a handy guide to properties owned by the Church of […]

Sunday Events: Tai Chi at Debs Park | Experimental sound workshop in Eagle Rock | Catch a rat taxidermy class in Echo Park

Sunday Events: Tai Chi at Debs Park | Experimental sound workshop in Eagle Rock | Catch a rat taxidermy class in Echo Park

Sunday, September 9 By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar , Weekend Picks and some bonus events to consider: Practice Tai Chi surrounded by nature at the Audubon Center at Debs Park. Its free to participate! Go here for details Center for the Arts Eagle Rock presents SoundShoppe a free, monthly, unstructured […]

Sunday Events: Tai Chi at Debs Park | Experimental sound workshop in Eagle Rock | Catch a rat taxidermy class in Echo Park

Sunday Events: Tai Chi at Debs Park | Experimental sound workshop in Eagle Rock | Catch a rat taxidermy class in Echo Park

Sunday, September 9 By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar , Weekend Picks and some bonus events to consider: Practice Tai Chi surrounded by nature at the Audubon Center at Debs Park. Its free to participate! Go here for details Center for the Arts Eagle Rock presents SoundShoppe a free, monthly, unstructured […]

10-year-old girl dies in Cypress Park house fire

10-year-old girl dies in Cypress Park house fire

Cypress Park  —  A 10-year-old girl was killed and two adults, including a firefighter, were injured in an early morning house fire in the 3300 block of N. Thorpe Avenue, said the L.A. Fire Department. Firefighters searched the one-story home and found the girl, who was taken to a hospital but was later pronounced dead, […]

Real Estate Monday: Get Your Weekly Dose of Eastside Real Estate & Development News

Real Estate Monday: Get Your Weekly Dose of Eastside Real Estate & Development News

Start off the week with the latest news about Eastside real estate, notable sales, trends and development by subscribing to our Real Estate Monday email newsletter. Arriving in your inbox on Mondays (of course!). View previous campaigns More Real Estate stories Find stories by neighborhood Got a real estate story idea, tip, question or photo to share? Submit […]

Highland Park restaurants have come and gone but Folliero’s pizzeria has endured for 50 years

Highland Park restaurants have come and gone but Folliero’s pizzeria has endured for 50 years

Antonio Folliero (left) in an undated photo | Courtesy Folliero family By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ Highland Park  — Pricey new bistros have opened. Young crowds flock to new bars and coffee houses. But amid all these newcomers on Figueroa Street stands Folliero’s Italian Food and Pizza, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. While the owners are […]

Echo Park stereoscopic museum showcases 3-D arts and technology

Echo Park stereoscopic museum showcases 3-D arts and technology

A historic collection of stereoscopic viewers | Eric Kurland/3-D SPACE By LUCY GUANUNA Echo Park —  Many people share fond memories of clicking through 3-D images in a View-Master as a kid. It seemed a simple technology. You insert the reel into a plastic stereoscope and pull down the lever to see the different 3-D images […]

Kaiser Permanente to open clinic in Eagle Rock mall

Kaiser Permanente to open clinic in Eagle Rock mall

A Target Clinic operated by Kaiser Permanente | Courtesy Kaiser Permanente By DORESA BANNING Eagle Rock  —  Residents suffering from minor illnesses and injuries will soon have a new place to go for medical treatment, any day of the week — the Target store at Eagle Rock Plaza. Kaiser Permanente, Los Angeles’ largest health maintenance […]