This roundup of recent Eastside home sales is big on tiny homes going for lots of money. A 654-square-foot Highland Park bungalow sold for $530,000, which is a staggering $810 per square-foot; and a 740-square-foot bungalow sold in Silver Lake for $672,500. Be sure to check out the interior design on the Echo Park condo that sold for $595,000; it was featured on Bravo's reality show "Interior Therapy" with Jeff Lewis.
HIGHLAND PARK -- A new bar is in the works for the 5600 block of Figueroa Street in an area where several new businesses have opened and buildings are undergoing renovation.
3 shot in Historic Filipinotown carjacking; 2 Freeway crash leaves 2 passengers in critical condition
MORNING REPORT: Three persons were shot when their vehicle was carjacked near Coronado and Temple streets in Historic Filipinotown ... Two persons were left in critical condition and the northbound 2 Freeway was shut down in Glassell Park after four vehicles collided near York Boulevard ... Bloggers don’t live on comments alone! Support the Eastsider today with a Reader Sponsorship
Ref Rodriguez beat out incumbent Bennett Kayser in the District 5 school board race after charter school groups and unions spent more than $3 million battling to influence voters in the district that includes Eastside schools.
David Ryu will become Los Angeles’ first Korean-American City Council member after he defeated Carolyn Ramsay in the race to represent Council District 4, which sprawls from Los Feliz and Silver Lake to Sherman Oaks. Ryu will replace Tom LaBonge, a Silver Lake resident who is termed out after 14 years in office.
The third annual Downtown Modernism market for vintage modern design will return to Los Angeles on Sunday, May 31st. Collectors, connoisseurs, and treasure hunters will have the chance to peruse countless mid-century, modernist, and vintage relics from Modernica’s hand-picked group of knowledgeable dealers. For two years ... Read More »