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Daily Archives: September 18, 2012

Around The Eastsider

News and items from other parts of the blog and beyond: Price cuts-not a taco truck-help sell Echo Park bungalow.  Eastside Property Read More »

Eastside Property: Price cuts-not a taco truck-help sell Echo Park bungalow

This small but rather nicely redone Echo Park bungalow went up for sale for $379,000 at the end of June, with the sellers noting it proximity to the Taco Zone food truck in addition to other nearby neighborhood amenities But apparently being within walking distance of  ... Read More »

Cal State L.A. President announces retirement

James M. Rosser, who has served as president of Cal State L.A. for more than 30 years, today announced he plans to retire as head of the El Sereno campus at the end of the academic year.   The college did not provide a reason as to ... Read More »

Eagle Rock and Silver Lake musical duo hit the right note with animated series

The Legend of Korra, an animated TV series, made its debut this spring featuring the adventures of Korra set against an Asian-inspired landscape. While the series is set primarily in a place called Republic City,  the musical score and sound of The Legend of Korra were ... Read More »

El Sereno collective wants to transform abandoned Caltrans bungalows into arts & community center

The eight vacant, Tudor-style bungalows on Maycrest Avenue in El Sereno are among the vast numbers of Caltrans-owned buildings the highway agency purchased as part of the decades-long effort to extend the 710 Freeway north. But under a deal with the Eastside Cafe, a Huntington Drive ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights, Echo Park, Highland Park & Silver Lake

1976 VW Northbound on 110 Freeway, Elysian Park | Photo by Jim Bradley/Flickr Referendum to repeal city’s pot shop ban qualifies for ballot. KPCC &   L.A. Now “Sound theorist” takes electronic music into deep and dark places during Silver Lake show. Pop & Hiss What ... Read More »