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Daily Archives: October 24, 2015

Silver Lake liquor store serves as the stage for a dark comedy


SILVER LAKE -- Bogie's is like countless other neighborhood liquor stores across L.A. Its windows are plastered with posters and the shelves and coolers are stocked with the typical combination of Diet Coke, Monster drinks and cases of beer and wine. That made it the ideal setting for a short film by Silver Lake writer and actor Edward Kiniry-Ostro who was inspired to make the film after visiting his local convenience store. Read More »

Teen stabbed to death in East L.A.; Eagle Rock High gets a quake warning system

Elysian Valley | Mary-Austin Klein/Flickr

MORNING REPORT: A 17-year-old male was fatally stabbed in the 5000 block of Whittier Boulevard Friday night. The victim, who was stabbed in the upper torso, was pronounced dead at a hospital .... An earthquake early warning system has been installed in a science classroom at Eagle Rock High, which is the first public school in the country to be equipped with a ShakeAlert ....Sign up for The Eastsider Email Digest for a daily dose of scenes, sightings and stories. Read More »

Man injured in Echo Park bar shooting [updated]


ECHO PARK ––  One man was shot Friday night after a group was thrown out of an Echo Park bar on Sunset Boulevard, police said. The shooting took place at Little Joy at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Portia Street after one of the suspects who ... Read More »