SILVER LAKE — Apparently everyone needs to batten down the hatches — or least run over to Home Depot for more tarps – before a huge rain storm hits the area. Dan Gershon of Silver Lake shared the photo above of the incoming clouds while Sandy Driscoll provided the photo below of her busy hummingbird feeder – a common sight ... Read More »
Daily Archives: February 16, 2017
By BARRY LANK Homelessness is our topic this week as part of The Eastsider’s coverage of city council races in Districts 1 and 13. We asked the candidates running in the March 7 primary to respond to the following: he number of homeless in L.A. has only been going up, and Angelenos have reacted with a mixture of sympathy, disdain and ... Read More »
More than 50 single-family homes, condos and other properties went up for sale on the Eastside during the last week. Here’s a sample of what’s new on the market: Cypress Park: 2-bedroom traditional with mature fruit trees out front. $545,000. Monterey Hills: 1-bedroom top-floor condo with a den that can be converted into a second bedroom. $329,900. Mt. Washington: Two units ... Read More »
SILVER LAKE — Neighbors may have noticed that a new PETA storefront popped up last fall at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Benton Way at the site of the old Silverlake Furniture store. It's called the PETA Empathy Center but what is it exactly? Read More »
VICTOR HEIGHTS –– The Eastside Market Italian Deli is hidden away in Victor Heights, where densely packed homes and apartments rise up a steep hill north of Sunset Boulevard near the 110 Freeway. Despite being tucked into a mostly residential neighborhood, come lunch time hungry customers descend on the corner market on narrow Alpine Street and deli to line up ... Read More »
L.A. Times endorses Mitch O’Farrell for Council District 13; 23 candidates running for 34th Congressional seat; City Council votes to decriminalize street vending but ….
MORNING REPORT: The L.A. Times endorsed Mitch O'Farrell in the Council District 13 race, saying the incumbent councilman has "proved himself to be a thoughtful, committed representative" .... The City Council voted to decriminalize street vending and set up a permitting system amid concerns that immigrant vendors might face deportation if charged with a misdemeanor .... 23 people - including a state legislator, labor activist and filmmaker - have officially filed paperwork to run in the special April 4 election to succeed former Congressman Xavier Becerra Read More »