Daily Archives: April 27, 2017

For Rent: Echo Park Office Space

1226 N. Alvarado | $889/month  Eastside Property Listings showcase for sale and rental homes and apartments across The Eastside. Click here to find out how you can advertise your property. Read More »

Stuck in Echo Park

ECHO PARK —   Thanks to Scott Fajack for this photo of the most recent bus/truck/limo to get stuck while coming to the bottom or the top of one of Echo Park’s steep streets. The end of this school bus bottomed out this afternoon as it headed down Quintero Street at Sunset Boulevard. It’s the same spot where a moving ... Read More »

Cute goslings are the stars of Echo Park Lake this spring

ECHO PARK — There has been a lot of oohing and aahing at Echo Park Lake in recent weeks as park goers admire this year’s crop of goslings as they swim across the water or waddle across the paths and grass. There’s also quite a bit of honking as their protective parents try to keep humans and dogs at a ... Read More »

Young urban planners show off ideas for the future of East L.A.

About 85 students from East L.A. Renaissance Academy came to USC this week with 10-foot-long models and 3D videos in hand to present their ideas for reimagining main streets, like Whittier and Atlantic boulevards and First Street. The ultimate goal of the ongoing Greetings From East L.A. project is to prepare ELARA students for attending the USC Price School of Public ... Read More »

For Sale: Special Spanish Near York

1829 N Ave 51 | $735,000 | Property Website Spanish Beauty a la Diabla Modern…This home is pristine. Beyond the cactus garden and that gorgeous wall of Fire Sticks, Euphorbia tirucalli, the arches…that design element that makes you weak in the knees. Through the door and you get that lovin’ feeling…the light in the room through the diamond paned arched ... Read More »

Prepare To Stop: Traffic signals await drivers at the end of the 2 Freeway

SILVER LAKE — Traffic is frequently at a near standstill on the southern end of the  2 Freeway where it narrows and dumps southbound traffic onto Glendale Boulevard.  But sometime later this year, new signal lights will force southbound drivers to stop when they might have been able to speed (or crawl) through in the past. Some of the signals ... Read More »

Del Mor Lofts: Creative Living in Echo Park

Situated in the heart of Echo Park, the Del Mor Lofts have been a partner to the community for over 80 years. The four-story brick building was initially built in 1928 and continues to stay true to the cultural heritage of Echo Park. Read More »

Councilman O’Farrell & L.A. Times pulls endorsement for council candidate Joe Bray-Ali over online comments controversy [updated]

Council District 1 candidate Joe Bray-Ali was hit today by the political fallout from revelations that he had posted comments on several controversial online forums. 13th District Councilman Mitch O’Farrell withdrew his endorsement made only three weeks ago in the race between Bray-Ali and incumbent Gil Cedillo, and the L.A. Times, in a rare move, also rescinded its support. It is ... Read More »

Highland Park shooting leaves boy wounded; City Council candidate Joe Bray-Ali loses endorsement

MORNING REPORT: An eight-year-old boy was shot in the leg on Tuesday afternoon in what may have been a drive-by shooting in the 500 block of Nolden Street in Highland Park .... Council District 1 candidate Joe Bray-Ali has lost the endorsement of the East Area Progressive Democrats over the numerous remarks he made on controversial online forums .... The pedestrian who was killed when he was struck by a Metrolink train in East Los Angeles earlier this month has been identified as 33-year-old Demetrius Dandridge Read More »