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Monthly Archives: June 2015

Head-on collision in Los Feliz leaves three injured

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LOS FELIZ — Two young children were left in critical condition tonight after two vehicles were involved in a head-on collision on Los Feliz Boulevard, according to preliminary information from the L.A. Fire Department. The crash, which was reported at about 9:30 p.m. in the 4700 block ... Read More »

Power outage leaves Silver Lake in the dark

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SILVER LAKE — An explosion in an electrical vault has cut off power to an estimated 16,000 LADWP customers tonight in the Silver Lake area, according to an agency spokesman. The explosion took place in the 600 block of N. Hoover Street. Service is not expected ... Read More »

Lost in Highland Park: Stubby-Tailed Grey Cat


Lost cat May 11th but has been seen around Highland Park recently including on either side of York along Ave 50, where she was lost. Has blue eyes and a 3 inch tail and is generally on the smaller side. Please keep an eye out and ... Read More »

In memory of an Eagle Rock dog named Peggy

memorial for an Eagle Rock dog named Peggy

EAGLE ROCK —  An Eagle Rock woman’s brief search for her dog, Peggy, ended on Monday after the animal’s remains were spotted next to the 134 Freeway near where the dog was last seen on Sunday.  Sarah, the pet’s owner,  provided more details via email: Dear Eastsider, ... Read More »

New homes in the $600,000s underway in Eagle Rock

PRISM homes were designed by KTGY Architecture

EAGLE ROCK — A batch of 15 new townhomes is now under construction on the western edge of Eagle Rock, with the two- and three-bedroom homes expected to be priced in the $600,000 range. The development, called PRISM, in the 4300 block of Toland Way is ... Read More »

Lost in Echo Park: Maine Coon Cat


My dear friend Popcorn has been missing since Saturday. He is extremely friendly and handsome and looks like your favorite movie theatre delectable. He also adorns a Chicago Blackhawks collar. Reward is $100 and a firm handshake. Contact: 8473025755 Want to publish a Lost & Found ... Read More »

How do you get a car out of the L.A. River?


Rescue crews were mobilized this morning after a car was found in the L.A. River under the 2 Freeway near Elysian Valley. But rescuers found no passengers inside or persons nearby. The only thing to do was to wait until the vehicle was towed out of ... Read More »

Sunset view from Monterey Hills

Photo by Samantha Finken

MONTEREY HILLS — Another hot and humid day ended with a dramatic sunset. Samantha Finken took this shot today from Via Colonia. Got photos to share? Join The Eastsider Photo Pool or tag your Instagram photos with #eastsiderla or send them via email to [email protected] Read More »

Silver Lake mourns the death of the eucalyptus

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SILVER LAKE — Is it the drought? Is it a beetle or a fungus? The questions are being asked as residents near Corralitas Drive and the Corralitas Red Car Trail have watched as several large eucalyptus trees have died off, leaving the landscape littered with twisted ... Read More »

Former Silver Lake furniture store getting a makeover

Photo by Bill Wheelock

SILVER LAKE –  After sitting dormant and vandalized for several months, the former home of Silverlake furniture at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Benton Way has seen a lot of activity in recent weeks. Workers have been replacing the roof of the brick building while ... Read More »

Found in Lincoln Heights: Cute female miniature pincher


FOUND – 9 lb female miniature pincher, possibly chihuahua mix. Wandering on Griffin near Avenue 39 on Saturday, June 27. She is sweet, friendly, house trained, socialized, responds to some commands. Used to other dogs and cats. No tags or microchip. About 9 lbs. We would ... Read More »

Lost in Eagle Rock: Tri-color family dog


Lovely family dog: medium-size, 25 lbs, tri-color: black/white/brown: She ran away and got off her collar during the fireworks show in Eagle Vista Park in Eagle Rock on June 28. She does not have a collar or tag. Please call us if found. Thank you very ... Read More »