What: This weekend, PETA’s Empathy Center, in Echo Park, will host the group’s second annual Holiday Kind Market. Shoppers can enter the on-site raffle for a chance to... The post Shop Fabulous Cruelty-Free Wares at PETA’s Holiday Kind Market appeared first on PETA.
Residents of Echo Park, Silver Lake, Chinatown, Lincoln Heights and City Terrace will have a new Assemblymember after Tuesday’s special election: Wendy Carrillo or Luis López. The two Democrats emerged from 13 candidates who sought to replace Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez in the October special election....
The upcoming Supreme Court argument about a baker who refused to make a cake for a same-sex couple makes some civil rights lawyers think of South Carolina's Piggie Park barbecue. … Click to Continue »
With a little freshening up, this place could shine This sweet Echo Park house isn’t exactly turn-key, but with a little paint and elbow grease, it could make somebody a fabulous home. Sixty steps lead up to the house from Sunset Boulevard. Show More Summary
The charming three-bedroom has hardwood floors and French windows Well this is homey. Built in 1924, this cottage-y three-bedroom home in Echo Park opens to a wide living space with hardwood floors and a fireplace, illuminated by rows...Show More Summary
Name: Shawn Location: Echo Park — Los Angeles, California The basics: 4 months, owned — 1,111 square feet Shawn's funky cabin is full of warm wood, natural light and a ton of texture. From the wood floors to the planked ceiling the home has tons of laid-back California cool that makes you want to take off your shoes and relax. READ MORE »
While her character works her way up Capitol Hill, “House of Cards” actress Molly Parker is looking to sell her home on an Echo Park hillside. The Emmy-nominated actress has listed the bungalow for $899,000. That’s quite an uptick from when she originally bought the home in 2004 for $577,000, property...
Three years ago, Rory Ferreira was holed up in a converted storage shed in Echo Park, with a laptop and a space heater, trying to stave off panic attacks. The Chicago-born rapper, better known as Milo, was 22, and had moved to Los Angeles earlier that fall with three friends ... More »
That glowing bowler is throwing strikes once more The enormous light-up sign atop Echo Park’s Jensen’s Recreation Center is shining once more, after nearly five decades during which it was mostly inoperable. The landmarked building opened...Show More Summary
Commune-raised Canadian actress Molly Parker, nominated for a 2016 Emmy for her role as ruthlessly ambitious Congresswoman Jackie Sharp on “House of Cards,” has listed her cute-as-a-button 1920s Spanish-style bungalow perched above the street in L.A.’s hipster-chic and increasingly expensive Echo Park area for a whisper less than $900,000. Show More Summary
Party in the back A quirky 1920s bungalow in LA’s Echo Park got a impressive modern makeover from the architects at Mexico City-based studio Productora. The interior was completely remodeled with a minimal, modernist vibe. The original...Show More Summary
This week a wall looks like it's falling in a downtown gallery and brothers with large stuffed snakes protruding from their pants roll around on a steeply slanted floor in Echo Park. Leaking boots On the floor at Smart Objects, there’s currently an undulating, uneven pattern of black and white...
"I see us being right up there with Teragram and Troubadour and Bootleg and Echo," says talent buyer Kyle Wilkerson, who will run the new venue with his Sid the Cat partner Brandon Gonzalez.
The Jensen's Recreation Center sign will be neon once again. [ more › ]
It’s not just the kids on South Park that are fascinated with the endless possibilities of playing with personal assistants like the Amazon Echo and Google Home. Virtually every kid over three has now surely figured out how to get Alexa, Siri or the Google Assistant to do its bidding (or at least play the Moana soundtrack). Show More Summary
"199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die" is an unusual travel guide by Loren Rhoads. On Tuesday, she talked about her favorites at Stories Books and Cafe in Echo Park.
The “Lady of the Lake” is 14 feet high and is made of poured concrete. It was funded through the Federal Public Works of Art Project (PWAP) in 1934. The sculpture currently is located at the edge of Echo Park Lake. A similar photo to the above image appeared in the June 1, 1934, Los Angeles Times....
The property comes with its own “private trail” Musician Beck can flip out cross-genre hit records—and he can flip houses. The Grammy-award winner and Echo Park native has wrapped up his latest project, a three-bedroom Tudor in Mandeville Canyon, a rustic but wealthy pocket of Brentwood. Designed in 1964 by Gerard R. Show More Summary
The iconic French restaurant moved to Echo Park in 1962. [ more › ]