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BOYLE HEIGHTS -- Construction of the new Sixth Street Viaduct will not start for several months, and the $420 million project wont be completed until 2019 if things go on schedule. But there was plenty of fanfare - and ceremonial shovels - on Friday during a ground breaking for the new bridge linking Boyle Heights to the L.A. Arts District, reports Streetsblog L.A.
BOYLE HEIGHTS --A strip of First Street storefronts across from Mariachi Plaza has gone up for sale in an area where growing signs of development and gentrification have stirred up opposition.
BOYLE HEIGHTS — It was more than 120 years ago when two prominent Boyle Heights leaders and landowners, William H. Workman and Elizabeth Hollenbeck, agreed to donate 25 acres to create a park in the base of an arroyo. After the city agreed to develop the park and build a dam to create a lake, Hollenbeck Park was dedicated in 1893.
BOYLE HEIGHTS -- Jaime Guerrero is a craftsman and an artist, the two fields overlapping to form his glass art. The Boyle Heights native’s upcoming show, Cervidae: Open Season, at the Vincent Price Art Museum explores his intricate glass work and offers insight into Guerrero’s philosophies on nature and hunting.
BOYLE HEIGHTS – If Boyle Heights was a beer, what would it taste like? Beer drinkers will soon find out after a new neighborhood brewery – the second now underway in the neighborhood – opens and starts making beers featuring wild, airborne yeast from Boyle Heights. ... Read More »
BOYLE HEIGHTS — An Instagram photo of a fence is something you would not expect to cause much of a stir. But Maria Cabildo – an affordable housing developer, city planning commissioner and prominent Boyle Heights leader – has learned otherwise. Her Instagram photo and remarks ... Read More »
BOYLE HEIGHTS — More than 120 volunteers celebrated the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. today by cleaning up the campus of Roosevelt High School as part of a national day of service in honor of the civil rights leader. This morning’s clean up, which was ... Read More »
BOYLE HEIGHTS — A new craft brewery and tasting room, whose founders include an attorney and a geologist, is in the works for an industrial and warehouse section of Boyle Heights. Indie Brewing Co. is seeking city and state permission to make and sell beer from ... Read More »
BOYLE HEIGHTS -- A large banner reading "¡Ya Basta! Boyle Heights Says No To Gentrification" was draped across the top of the former Boyle Hotel, a neighborhood landmark, according to a YouTube video that was posted on New Year's Day. Read More »