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Special interests backing Councilman Huizar become a campaign issue; Silver Lake couple preserves a Mid Century classic; are you ready to live in an Eagle Rock geodesic home?

Special interests backing Councilman Huizar become a campaign issue; Silver Lake couple preserves a Mid Century classic; are you ready to live in an Eagle Rock geodesic home?
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Mountain View From Silver Lake | Diane Edwardson/Corralitas Red Car Blog The real estate and special interests backing Councilman Jose Huizar have become an issue in the Council District 14 race. L.A. Times The Eagle Rock Association will host a Council District 14 candidates forum and debate on Wednesday, Feb. 25. TERA How a Silver […]

Groundbreaking held for new Sixth Street Viaduct but construction is still months away

Groundbreaking held for new Sixth Street Viaduct but construction is still months away

Rendering of new Sixth Street Viaduct | City of L.A. BOYLE HEIGHTS ––  Construction  of the new Sixth Street Viaduct will not start for several months, and the $420 million project wont be completed until 2019 if things go on schedule. But there was plenty of fanfare – and  ceremonial shovels – on Friday during […]

Watch out for falling drones

Watch out for falling drones

Angeleno Heights News Sponsor • Masa of Echo Park ANGELENO HEIGHTS — The Eastsider has posted several videos before of breathtaking views captured by camera-equipped drones buzzing above Echo Park and Boyle Heights. Now, we got a video of a drone plunging to earth, with the camera capturing every second. This crash took place on […]

Highland Park welcomes a new park to the neighborhood

Highland Park welcomes a new park to the neighborhood

A photo posted by The Pop-Hop (@thepophop) on Feb 21, 2015 at 1:06pm PST HIGHLAND PARK — Throngs of kids and adults swarmed over York Park today during a grand opening celebration and street festival for the $3 million park and playground, complete with a rattlesnake slide and a giant xylophone. Unlike a traditional park, […]

New Silver Lake sushi restaurant holds soft opening

New Silver Lake sushi restaurant holds soft opening

Yakuza Sushi opened in the former space once occupied by Reservoir and Netty’s restaurants | Photo by Sandy Driscoll SILVER LAKE — A new Silver Lake Boulevard sushi restaurant is looking to hire a head sushi chef to oversee daily kitchen operations, reports Eater L.A. But the lack of a head chef did not stop […]

Bulletin Board: Sign Up for Spring Soccer with AYSO !

Bulletin Board: Sign Up for Spring Soccer with AYSO !

Faungg’s photo/Flickr Submitted by AYSO Soccer-Los Feliz It’s time to sign up for the Spring Season of AYSO Soccer-Los Feliz AYSO Spring season. For girls & boys ages 3 – 18. Super fun-meet lots of local families-make new friends ! Simply click on the website to sign up & for more info ! http://www.ayso1567.org Bulletin […]

Police pursuit ends in Highland Park

Police pursuit ends in Highland Park

Highland Park – Police apprehended two suspects tonight following a pursuit that began in Echo Park and ended near Monte Vista Street and Avenue 61, where one of the suspects was Tasered by police as TV helicopters recorded the scene from overhead. There were conflicting reports as to what prompted the chase, with ABC 7 […]

For Rent: Sophisticated Townhouse with Attached 2 Car Garage Plus Patio |Shimmering Pool, Spa and Sundeck

For Rent: Sophisticated Townhouse with Attached 2 Car Garage Plus Patio |Shimmering Pool, Spa and Sundeck

Sponsored Post: Eastside Property Listings 4225 Via Arbolada #538 | $2,300/month | Property Website Come and live in a tranquil well-sought after Spanish style large townhome! This awesome unit boasts soaring ceilings, wall to wall windows that shower you with abundant natural light, a fireplace to add extra comfort to your living, central ac/heat, abundant […]

Man injured in Lincoln Heights shooting; Boyle Heights park receives $1 million from USC; Silver Lake butterfly watching

Man injured in Lincoln Heights shooting;  Boyle Heights park receives $1 million from USC; Silver Lake butterfly watching

Ascot Hills Park/El Sereno | Goose Eyes/Instagram Police sealed off a section of Lincoln Heights Monday night after a man was shot in the 2600 block of Sichel Street. CBS2 Have you seen a Red Admiral? Butterfly watching season has started early in Silver Lake. Corralitas Red Car USC’s donation of $1 million to improve […]

On the Agenda: Montecito Heights’ Flat Top; too many liquor licenses on York Boulevard

On the Agenda: Montecito Heights’ Flat Top; too many liquor licenses on York Boulevard

On the Agenda this week: Union Station Master Plan, a Highland Park 99-Cents Store wants to sell beer, and budget committee in Arroyo Seco. It’s a good idea to check with organizations to find out if meeting items and times have been changed or postponed. Here are some of this week’s upcoming meetings: Highland Park […]