One of the biggest issues facing new County Supervisor Hilda Solis, whose district includes most of the Eastside, is how to close the 710 Freeway gap between El Sereno and Pasadena. On Wednesday, Solis, who replaced Gloria Molina as Supervisor of the First District, hinted at her preferences and concerns about the alternatives now being considered.
El SERENO - After announcing their move to a new home in El Sereno from Echo Park, the L.A. Derby Dolls and friends of the all-female roller derby league faced the daunting task of dismantling, transporting and then reassembling the Doll's banked track.
EL SERENO – After preparing for several years, Wilson High will begin offering a rigorous, college-prep program at the start of the 2015-16 school years, according campus officials. School supporter Peter Cabrera provided more details about the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme: Wilson is now one of ... Read More »
EL SERENO -- The all-female roller derby teams that make up the L.A. Derby Dolls league are tough and fast, but they are apparently no match for a wave of real estate development. That's why the Derby Dolls are moving from their long-time location in Echo Park to a new facility in El Sereno, the league announced today.
EL SERENO -- The L.A. DWP has restored water service to a section of El Sereno after a hit-and-run driver struck several several park cars, one of which sheared off a fire hydrant reports NBC LA. No injuries were reported in the collision.
EL SERENO – An experimental hydrogen station at Cal State L.A. has become the first in the state that can sell hydrogen by the kilogram to the fuel-cell motoring public. But don’t expect a long line of vehicles to start forming soon. There are only about ... Read More »
El SERENO — From the early 1920s to the mid 1930s, thousands of Angelenos would head to a banked oval track near what is now Soto Street and Valley Boulevard to watch thrilling and often deadly motor car races at the Legion Ascot Speedway. Hollywood celebrities were among ... Read More »
Nuzzled against the Union Pacific tracks in El Sereno, the colorfully saturated walls claimed by tagging crews line the alley behind Alhambra Avenue. The nearly mile of street art and tagging painted on backsides of warehouses, auto repair shops and rusting metal sheds face out to a select population of train operators and people walking the tracks. Read More »
EL SERENO -- A man in his 20s died early this morning after his car struck a pole on Eastern Avenue near Druid Street in a solo-vehicle crash, reports CBS2. Read More »
EL SERENO — Cal State L.A. today formally announced that it has received a $3.5 million grant to establish a bioscience incubator where start-up businesses, students and faculty can collaborate. It’s the most recent step in what has been a long and not always successful effort ... Read More »