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Daily Archives: January 22, 2015

SUV rolls over during Sunset Boulevard crash

SUV flipped over on its side after crash | Jennifer Deines

ECHO PARK — A woman was momentarily trapped in her SUV after the vehicle collided with a compact car and rolled over on Sunset Boulevard near Everett Street during the evening rush hour. Bystanders helped the woman climb out of the black SUV that had flipped ... Read More »

Big & Blue: A review of East L.A.’s new super-sized recycling cart

The super-sized blue bin (left) compared to the smaller model | C.J. Salgado

EAST LOS ANGELES --Sometimes size really does matter, at least when it comes to disposing of trash from our homes. Republic Services, which provides waste disposal for unincorporated East Los Angeles, began to offer noticeably larger blue recycle cart or bins at no additional charge as part of a service enhancements that were promoted last summer. Sound good? Read More »

Is the flipper-fueled Eastside housing market cooling down?


Which L.A. neighborhoods will be the hottest this year when it comes to home prices and sales?  You won’t find any on the Eastside, according Redfin’s Hottest Neighborhoods of 2015 Report. The national real estate brokerage  said that this year’s  five hottest L.A. neighborhoods will be ... Read More »

Highland Park veterinarian dies; charter school co-founder running in L.A. Unified board race; Council District 4 debate a “madhouse”; groovy Echo Park home selling for $749,000

Eagle Rock | Red Metal Ticket/Eastsider Photo Pool

Morning Report: Rolando P. Vasquez, co-owner of North Figueroa Animal Hospital in Highland Park, has died from lung cancer ... Ref Rodriguez, the co-founder of a chain of charter schools who is running in the District 5 school board race, says he does not want to be known as “the charter guy.” ... Nine of the 14 candidates running in the Council District 4 race participated in a feisty political debate described as a “madhouse.” ... Can’t get more groovy than this Echo Park house selling for $749,000 Read More »