BOYLE HEIGHTS -- The spongy path that circles that Evergreen Cemetery attracts plenty of walkers and joggers. But can it attract a fitness center to Boyle Heights?
BOYLE HEIGHTS -- The murals of Boyle Heights wrap around the facades of storefronts and public housing projects and pop up in alleyways and churches. But while there has been much effort in preserving and repairing existing murals, there has been little in the way of major new work, prompting Boyle Heights Beat to say a revival in murals has skipped over Boyle Heights.
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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 »