Daily Archives: March 17, 2017

Runoff growing more likely in First District council race

Incumbent First District Councilman Gil Cedillo appears to be less likely to avoid a runoff based on today’s update of the results from the March 7 election. Cedillo’s share of the vote now stands 49.37%, according to updated figures released this afternoon by the L.A. County Registrar/Recorder-County Clerk. That’s just a smidge lower than where Cedillo was after the most recent ... Read More »

Highland Park Community Party Sat. March 25th!

YOU’RE INVITED! The Rental Girl is having a Grand Opening Party on March 25th 6-10pm to celebrate the opening of our new headquarters at the Highland Park Real Estate Collective. Together with ‘Hood & Home (our new retail store!) and Lend LA (our local lender), we’ll welcome the community into our doors for a night of food, fun, and connectivity! Read More »

A colorful addition to Atwater Village

  ATWATER VILLAGE — Crux hasn’t held a grand opening yet but the new clothing store is already drawing a lot of attention – not for the merchandise inside but for the colors outside. Drivers have been slowing down to take photos. Others have been taking selfies against the rainbow of vertical stripes that have been spray painted across the ... Read More »

Medical center development triggers gentrification fears; John Steinbeck’s Eagle Rock years; hit-and-run crashes in East L.A. & Glassell Park

A hit-and-run suspect crashed into an AT&T store at Whittier Boulevard and Ciela Avenue in East L.A. early this morning. A total of three people, including the driver, were taken to a hospital to be treated for injuries.  CBS 2 & NBC 4 Another hit-and-run crash, this one in Glassell Park. Eastsider reader Oscar D. reports that a hit-and-run driver struck eight ... Read More »