Santa sighting at New York Cuts, Highland Park | Photo by Sahra Sulaiman
- Cast your votes now: It’s Highland Park vs. Hollywood in the annual Neighborhood of the Year contest. Curbed L.A.
- Silver Lake’s Materials & Applications launches its first annual membership drive. M&A
- The holiday party scene at Shepard Fairey’s Echo Park studio. Wall Street Journal
- L.A. Unified takes steps to selling corporate sponsorships and move up the start of the school year. Daily News
- Seattle consultant selected to serve as the sixth DWP General Manager since 2005. L.A. Times
- Atwater Village oppositions fails to slow down plans for L.A River redevelopment zone. AV News
- Developer of proposed 64-unit housing project scheduled to appear at community meeting tonight. Echo Elysian Forum
- Happening Today: LACMA art class in Cypress Park; Edendale Library used book sale. Save the Date
- Note: Thanks to Pete, Leah and Hank Ignacio of Silver Lake for becoming Eastsider annual subscribers.