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Daily Archives: July 11, 2012

Silver Lake street goes Hollywood

Photos by Christian Siguenza Movie fans spread out chairs and blankets across a polka-dot painted street in Silver Lake tonight to watch the first in a series of outdoor movies at the new Sunset Triangle Plaza. As traffic rushed by on Sunset Boulevard,   “Who Framed Roger ... Read More »

13 candidates for Council District 13

One of Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s top advisors, Matt Szabo, today became the 13th candidate to announce his intention to replace termed-out Eric Garcetti as councilman of the 13th District, reports L.A. Now. Szabo, 36, said he will resign his position as of Friday to run in ... Read More »

4th of July was a blast in Highland Park–here is the video to prove it

Were you out of town last week and missed the endless rounds of skyrockets, firecrackers and M-80s bursting across the Eastside on the 4th of July?  Well, the time-lapse video above shows what the sky over Highland Park looked like on the 4th of July. If ... Read More »

Eastside Property: Flipper bait awaits in Atwater and Echo Park

Echo Park cottage (left) and Atwater Village Spanish Colonial. Photos from Redfin.com Some home flippers are probably salivating over two old homes that recently came on the market in Atwater Village and Echo Park. One property is a 1930 Spanish Colonial style home (top right photo) ... Read More »

Storefront Report: New Echo Park audio center makes money from music making

In recent years several Echo Park business have opened to satisfy the needs of a large community of musicians and music lovers. Bedrock L.A. rents recording studios and offers instrument repair, The Fretted Frog sells a wide selection of acoustic guitars and Rewind specializes in vintage ... Read More »

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

Old County USC Medical Center At Dusk, Boyle Heights | Photo by Christopher Lance/Flickr Where to shop for oddities in Boyle Heights. Racked L.A. Three violent crimes in a week puts Montecito Heights on Crime Alert. L.A. Now Gently wandering the stairways of Echo Park & ... Read More »