Monthly Archives: July 2016

Photographer struck by Gold Line train in Boyle Heights; “Cultural Annihilation” in Silver Lake

MORNING REPORT: A woman was struck by a Gold Line train Friday night in Boyle Heights as she tried to take a picture of the train in the 1100 block of E. 1st Street. The woman was taken to a hospital to be treated for life-threatening injuries .... Opponents of a large development planned for the Sunset Junction section of Silver Lake have created an eye-catching image that resembles a movie poster. "Cultural Annihilation ... Coming to Silver Lake." Read More »

HOT Eastside Rentals Open This Weekend!

Come on out and join The Rental Girl for our weekly Saturday Rent Crawl. Tour all our available rentals on the Eastside! For full schedule, details, photos and information, go to The Rental Girl Saturday Rent Crawl. Read More »

Police fatally shoot man in Boyle Heights; pop performer sings the praises of Echo Park

MORNING REPORT: Police fatally shot a man armed in Boyle Heights Thursday night following a brief pursuit of a stolen vehicle .... Actor and activist George Takei, who played Mr. Sulu on the original Star Trek, created an anti-Trump video in Spanish in which he recalls when his family was removed from their Boyle Heights home during World II and sent to internment camps with other people of Japanese descent .... Pop singer Luna Shadows said she wants people to see the "authentic part" of Echo Park's music and art scene. Read More »