While the L.A. River is poised for a billion-dollar restoration, the nearby Arroyo Seco seems almost forgotten as it runs down a narrow slit along the 110 Freeway through Northeast L.A. But a feasibility study now underway may eventually lead to a restoration of the Arroyo Seco as well.
ATWATER VILLAGE — It’s been a year since the “most seductively beautiful women from all over the world” took off their clothes and put on a show at The Gentlemen’s Club. The strip club in the industrial north end of Atwater has remained shut down since it was doused in crude oil after a pipeline ruptured next door, according to KPCC.
SILVER LAKE -- A person suspected of stealing items from motor vehicles was arrested early this morning after police responded to a report of a suspicious person looking into parked vehicles.
Police looking for more Boyle Heights rape victims; Los Feliz resident hired as City Manager of Santa Monica
MORNING REPORT: Police are looking for other victims who may have been raped by the same suspect who was arrested for attacking a Boyle Heights woman in her home while he was armed with a machete ... Los Feliz resident Rick Cole, one of Mayor Eric Garcetti’s key aides who works on budget issues, is leaving his job to become City Manager of Santa Monica
At the tippy top of the highest point in Eagle Rock sits this 3-bedroom, 2-1/2 bath Mid Century that has been featured in film and print. One of the first homes to grace “Atomic Ranch” Magazine, 1923 Silverwood has been tastefully updated while retaining the best of its Mod style.
ECHO PARK -- The challenge - some would say the futility - of cleaning up the city's homeless camps was on display today in Echo Park. This morning, a crew of workers organized by the city cleaned up and hauled away the belongings of the large encampment that had spilled across the sidewalks along the Alvarado Street as it passes under the 101 Freeway. But only a few hours later, the homeless had returned.
HISTORIC FILIPINOTOWN – Brooklyn Bagel Bakery has shut down its Beverly Boulevard facility and store after it was declared unsafe by building inspectors. Notices posted on the building warned passersby to stay 25 feet away from the east wall of the structure, where large cracks were ... Read More »
BOYLE HEIGHTS -- There are plenty of dogs but no off-leash dog parks in Boyle Heights. That could change, however, under a proposal now before the Boyle Heights Neighborhood Council that calls for turning empty lots into neighborhood dog parks.
SILVER LAKE -- In 1924 a 75-foot-long tunnel was opened underneath Sunset Boulevard at Golden Gate Avenue to create a safe passage for children and other pedestrians walking to Micheltorena Elementary. It has been many years, however, since school kids have passed through the tunnel on ...
MORNING REPORT: Police have taken into custody a rape suspect who was armed with a machete while he assaulted a Boyle Heights woman in her home ... L.A. Unified school board members have proposed creating a new marketing campaign to attract students as enrollment continues to decline
EAGLE ROCK - A man was struck several times in the head with a machete on Monday night during an argument with a drunken co-worker in Eagle Rock over an alleged theft, according to NBC LA.
Looking for an excuse to dress up and get down? The Silverlake Independent Jewish Community Center’s Spring Gala has all the best parts of a good party—think open bar, live music, DJ, dance floor, and selfie booth—with none of the boring stuff.
A barren hillside that rises above Stadium Way near Dodger Stadium is the spot where a developer plans to build a six-story apartment building with 158 units, according to the city’s Planning Department. The hillside property at Stadium Way and Chavez Ravine Place sits across the ... Read More »
A new home for Lucha Libre in a Boyle Heights; Silver Lake artist teams up with Forever 21; ruptured Santa Barbara & Atwater oil pipelines share same owner
MORNING REPORT: A Boyle Heights warehouse has been converted into an arena and TV set for show featuring Lucha Libre wrestling ... Langley Fox, a Silver Lake illustrator and model, created a limited edition line of clothing for Forever 21 that was inspired by "feathers and a bohemian free spirit" ... The owner of the ruptured Santa Barbara pipeline also owns the pipeline that spilled 10,000 gallons of crude oil in Atwater Village last year
Early travelers explored the community of Westwood. They dined at a German Bratskellar, saw 2001: A Space Odyssey at the Fox theater, and walked the streets with the locals, discreetly checking out the opposite sex, although they were a married couple. They were hippies then ...
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Is East L.A.’s tamale-shaped building worth saving? Echo Park cactus store revisited; a master planned community for Cypress Park
MORNING REPORT: An East L.A. building shaped like a tamale could be declared a historic landmark under an ordinance being considered by L.A. County ... Another visit to Echo Park’s cactus store .... A new community takes shape in Cypress Park