News & Notes From Across The Eastside
- The City Council endorsed an agreement to host the 2028 Olympics and cover any cost overruns without an updated figures about the costs involved. L.A. Times
- The story of Room 8 — the feline mascot of Elysian Heights Elementary during the 1950s and 1960s — will be featured in a lecture on Southern California cat history that will be presented at CatCon. KPCC
- Coming Soon from Tracy Do: Beautiful Homes in Eagle Rock, Highland Park and the Franklin Hills (Sponsored)
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A message from Eastside Events sponsor Metro
Go Metro to Nisei Week 2017 in Little Tokyo
Enjoyed by thousands every summer, Nisei Week in Little Tokyo is one the nation’s longest running cultural festivals of its kind. From August 19 to 27, participate in free Japanese cultural events, activities for all ages, and live music and dancing.
The most convenient way to get to the 77th Annual Nisei Week festivities is to take the Metro Gold Line and get off at the Little Tokyo/Arts District Station. Learn more at golittletokyo.com.