Daily Archives: January 22, 2016

Spotlight on Atwater’s Ozu East owner; Is Button Mash the future of Echo Park dining?; Dream Collective’s Super Sale in Silver Lake

In an interview with Los Angeles Magazine, Ozu East Kitchen owner Paul Yi shares what inspired him to leave his career as a film producer to become the owner of the recently opened Pan-Asian restaurant in Atwater Village. Apparently, Yi discovered his culinary talent on a small island in Thailand, where he stayed with a family who taught him how to make Thai curry. Read More »

Fire rips through Boyle Heights strip mall; City Council approves funds to start Whittier Boulevard makeover

MORNING REPORT: A fire fueled by a gas leak caused heavy damage to a Boyle Heights strip mall at Whittier Boulevard and Boyle Street early this morning .... The L.A. City Council approved a proposal to spend $1 million to repair sidewalks and begin the process of a long-term redesign of Whittier Boulevard through Boyle Heights ....Today's Atwater Village Weather: Partly cloudy, with a high of 71 and a low of 52 Read More »