Sunday, August 2, 2015

breaking news alerts

Retrosuperfuture shines on Silver Lake; fresh produce hits Hi-Fi corner markets; Eastside’s essential pizza joints; Boyle Heights helps step up your taco game


The outlook is looking bright for Retrosuperfuture with the opening of its second location for all things eyewear in Silver Lake, reported Women’s Wear Daily. The Milan-based contemporary eyewear brand took over the 1,900 square foot retail space that once housed part Living Room, a furniture store, on Sunset Boulevard. Read More »

Battle over Los Feliz convent heads to court; Boyle Heights council backs 49-unit affordable housing complex

Silver Lake | Elizabeth Burhop/Instagram

MORNING REPORT: The sale of a Los Feliz convent by a group of nuns to Silver Lake businesswoman Dana Hollister is probably invalid, said a Superior Court Judge. However, singer Katy Perry, who agreed to buy the same property from the L.A. Archdiocese, may have to wait months or perhaps years before the court battle is resolved .... The Boyle Heights Neighborhood Council voted to back plans for a five-story, 49-unit affordable housing complex next to El Mercado at First and Lorena Streets Read More »

Craftsman in the heart of Los Feliz Village


Step into this charming Craftsman in the heart of Los Feliz Village and you will immediately feel at home. Blending vintage touches with modern finishes, this 1,371sf move-in ready home features a light-filled living room with fireplace surrounded by built-in seating, a spacious dining room and kitchen that opens to a grassy backyard. Read More »

Previous Posts
Next Posts

LA River Boat Race Returns with Costumes, New Course, Good Times


Grab those water socks and head on down to the Glendale Narrows Recreation Zone for the 2nd Annual LA River Boat Race on Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015. Honorary boaters will hit the water starting at 11:30 a.m., with Los Angeles City Council River Committee chair Mitch O’Farrell welcoming the official racers at noon. Read More »

Eagle Rock traditional sells for $100k over asking; Highland Park miniature sells for $761 per square foot and more

eastside real estate roundup placeholder

Eastsiders are buying big views in El Sereno, Glassell Park, Montecito Heights and Mount Washington. A two-level, Eagle Rock traditional sold within 10 days of hiting the market for $100,000 over the asking price. A charming Spanish revival home sold for just under $400,000 in the unincorporated zone of East L.A. and yet another tiny bungalow sold in Highland Park for a pricey $761 per square foot Read More »

Man bludgeoned to death in Highland Park; Little Free Libraries pop up in Boyle Heights housing project


MORNING REPORT: A male transient in his 40s was found bludgeoned to death in Sycamore Park on a pedestrian bridge staircase .... A pair of Little Free Libraries have been set up in the Ramona Gardens housing project in Boyle Heights .... Scott Crawford of Silver Lake has been appointed by President Barack Obama to serve on the Selective Service System Local Board in the State of California. Read More »

BevMo! pulls out of Los Feliz deal; East L.A. band stands out with psychedelic cumbia-rock

Echo Park | Katrina Alexy/Instagram

MORNING REPORT: Why did BevMo! back off plans to open a new store in Los Feliz? .... East L.A.'s Thee Commons are attracting crowds and attention with a psychedelic cumbia-rock .... Got photos to share? Join The Eastsider Photo Pool or tag your Instagram photos with #eastsiderla or send them via email to [email protected] Read More »

New From Tracy Do Real Estate, Three Great Properties in Silver Lake and Los Feliz


A modernized English cottage in Silver Lake. Inside find formal living and dining rooms with coved ceilings and soaring skylights. A sophisticated remodel includes an updated kitchen and bathroom. A French door opens to a large, flat backyard and deck. The home includes a two-car garage and is just steps from the Silver Lake Reservoir, dog park, and LA Mill. Read More »

Previous Posts
Next Posts
Eastside Guide Buisiness Directory
front page reader benefits card with text