Daily Archives: April 4, 2011

Sponsored Post: Tuesday’s Eats, Drinks & Deals

Why wait for the weekend to go out? Take advantage of our sponsors’ Tuesday special meals, deals and offerings. $5 Pho @ Xoia. Choose from any pho – including veggie pho – after 4 p.m. on Tuesdays. Make sure to ask for “The Eastsider Discount.” Xoia, Echo Park Deep Dish Pizza @ Masa of Echo Park. Small, Chicago Deep Dish ... Read More »

A reminder of Beverly Boulevard’s mid-century years is up for sale

Beverly Boulevard, like many of the busy streets that radiate west of downtown, is dotted with small one and two-story mid-century office and professional buildings.  Here, on the southern fringe of Echo Park and what is now Historic Filipinotown and Westlake, groups like the Building Contractors Association and small firms, such as the Len Wolf ad agency, set up shop ... Read More »

City tries again to shine more light on Elysian Valley

Some Elysian Valley residents would rather live in the dark, especially if it means footing the bill for new street lights. Last fall, a proposal to pay for new street lights across  five blocks of Elysian Valley failed to win enough votes from 116 property owners who would pay to maintain the lighting.  The rejection fueled neighborhood rumors that about ... Read More »

Global healing event in support of “Voices From Chornoybl”

Thea Pueschel, owner of Hypnotiq Solutions, writes about an event in support of the “Voices From Chornobyl” that took place on Sunday: Sunday April 3, 2011 2-4pm a Global Healing Event took place at Santosha Space in Atwater Village. Hypnotiq Solutions and Santosha Space sponsored the event for  “Voices From Chornobyl”. Practitioners from various modalities donated their time and specialties ... Read More »

News & Notes from Echo Park, Montecito Heights & Silver Lake

Metro Gold Line subway tunnel, Boyle Heights | Photo by Waltarrrr/Flickr Dodgers strike out on safety issue; reward offered as Saturday attendance drops to lowest level in eight years.  L.A. Times & Daily News Montecito Heights crime alert issued following three violent crimes. L.A. Now Who let the dogs into the Silver Lake Meadow? Blogging L.A. LAPD Academy in Elysian ... Read More »