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What’s in store for Lincoln Heights’ Bi-Rite Market?

What’s in store for Lincoln Heights’ Bi-Rite Market?
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Lincoln Heights | Katrina Alexy/Instagram By NATHAN SOLIS LINCOLN HEIGHTS — It has been three years since  Bi-Rite Market at the corner of North Broadway and Griffin Avenue shut down. The parking lot has remained vacant and fenced off while the the market’s red paint has faded into a shade pink and a broken neon […]

Police searching for Boyle Heights rapist; school board incumbents take a beating over iPad controversy

Police searching for Boyle Heights rapist; school board incumbents take a beating over iPad controversy

Silver Lake | Mary-Austin Klein/Instagram A man armed with a machete raped a woman in her bedroom early Friday morning in the 1900 block of Pennsylvania Avenue in Boyle Heights. CBS2 Charter schools are targeting incumbent Bennett Kayser’s support of the controversial and costly iPad program in the District 5 school board race. L.A. Times […]

Eastside Weekend: Museums of the Arroyo; Writing Workshop; Opera in Highland Park

Eastside Weekend: Museums of the Arroyo; Writing Workshop; Opera in Highland Park

Pacific Opera Project’s Ariadne auf Naxos comes to Highland Park By NATHAN SOLIS Opera comes to Highland Park with Ariadne Auf Naxos, a blend of playful performances and haunting arias. Originally set at the home of the richest man in Vienna, the opera within an opera will now be set in 1913 Highland Park  during […]

Fundraiser launched to rescue a Mount Washington mural

Fundraiser launched to rescue a Mount Washington mural

Tagging has obscured most of themural | Photo by Martha Benedict MOUNT WASHINGTON — Just one eye of a Native American looks out from behind a small gap in a barrage of tagging that covers the Southwest Museum Mural on Marmion Way. Artist Daniel Cervantes and a team of volunteers spent about a year working […]

Designer Done 3-bedroom Bungalow on the Eastside for $585,000

Designer Done 3-bedroom Bungalow on the Eastside for $585,000

Sponsored Post Open House: Sunday, May 17 from 2 pm — 5 pm This AH-mazing Cape Cod is not a flip! All of the work was done by the homeowners, so they did it all right and with care to detail and quality work, no skimping or cutting corners. Located in Curbed LA’s “Next Highland […]

A parking lot in a park draws criticism in Lincoln Heights

A parking lot in a park draws criticism in Lincoln Heights

The site of the new parking lot has been fenced off in preparation for construction By NATHAN SOLIS LINCOLN HEIGHTS — For many years a section of dirt and grass in front of the Plaza de la Raza Cultural Center in Lincoln Park has served as a parking area for staff and patrons. That’s going […]

Meat-loving chef cooks up a meatless burger to satisfy Silver Lake

Meat-loving chef cooks up a meatless burger to satisfy Silver Lake

The meatless burger at Hache LA | Cecilia Padilla-Brill By CECILIA PADILLA-BRILL SILVER LAKE — Chef Michael “Mick” Schepers opened Haché LA on Sunset Boulevard last fall with a menu featuring 100% Angus Sirloin burgers, made-from-scratch, triple-cooked fries, homemade drinks and select beer and wine. The menu is similar to his restaurant in Irvine, Mick’s […]

Ready to rent on Temple Street for $2,850 a month?

Ready to rent on Temple Street for $2,850 a month?

Echo Park News Sponsor • Masa of Echo Park ECHO PARK — Echo, the first of several large housing developments that are in the works for Temple Street, is now offering up one and two-bedroom apartments for rent as the 49-unit complex nears completion. The website for the development, which is located on the north […]

For Rent: Tastefully Remodeled Modern Back House w/Parking & Outdoor Patio

For Rent: Tastefully Remodeled Modern Back House w/Parking & Outdoor Patio

Sponsored Post 3434 1/2 Thorpe Ave | Map 2350 | Property Website This tastefully updated bungalow is available for grabs! Everything is brand new – paint, hardwood flooring (pergo), light fixtures, new kitchen with new modern cabinets, bathroom with brand new vanity and bathtub! PLUS, you’ll have your own washer & dryer – super convenient! […]

Loud & Proud: Eagle Rock’s Sacred Harp singers find harmony in historic hymns

Loud & Proud: Eagle Rock’s Sacred Harp singers find harmony in historic hymns

Singing together is a marvelous thing to do, and singing loud and energetically is an even more marvelous thing to do.” By LYNNE WESTAFER EAGLE ROCK — The sound of voices boldly singing in harmony bursts from the doorway of Mary Rose O’Leary home like a herald from another time. This is Sacred Harp singing, […]