No word as to who put the gator in the waters, or why. [ more › ]
Randy Lawrence welcomes us to 'Randyland.' [ more › ]
The Super-Middleweight sensation landed the mandatory position in the WBC with a thrilling first round KO win over European champion Hadillah Mohoumadi at the Echo Arena on April 2. Smith was ringside [...] The post Callum Smith is back in action at Goodison Park in Liverpool on May 29, live on Sky Sports appeared first on Boxing News 24.
The hill-topping two-bedroom boasts an oval dining room, a vintage pink bathroom, and built-ins galore The bars on the windows of this 1930s traditional a stone's throw from Elysian Park certainly don't do it any favors, nor do its unattractive carpets. Show More Summary
It all started with a bag of mushroom compost bought from Cliff Kane, a grower who sells shiitake and blue oyster mushrooms at the Echo Park Farmers' Market. I had planned on using it for my own compost pile, but Kane said if it was kept moist then it was possible another flush of mushrooms would...
Pin it Name: Erin Tavin, Nathan Stein, and cat, Charlie Location: Echo Park, Los Angeles Size: 1,200 square feet Years lived in: 24 years (Nathan), 9 years (Erin); Owned Creativity abounds at the Echo Park home of Erin and Nathan. Set...Show More Summary
The vibe is very Kinfolk-meets-Ladies-of-the-Canyon: eclectic and refined handmade goods, indie designers, cold-pressed juices and tarot readings. [ more › ]
Singer-guitarist Alex Estrada sports a Selena T-shirt as he walks into El Compadre in Echo Park. Mariachis perform as patrons consume their margaritas and enchiladas. It’s the fifth anniversary of the formation of Estrada’s band, Silver Snakes. Estrada is a sixth-generation musician. His grandfather performed at the Million Dollar Theatre...
Spiritual dreamer and Echo Park artist Randy Lawrence wants to invite you into his sculptural slice of Heaven.
The Echo Park mural was defaced within 24 hours of its completion, and remained covered up for nearly seven years after. [ more › ]
In 1980, photographer Gary Leonard took a photo of Darby Crash, the lead singer of the short-lived Los Angeles-based punk band the Germs. Crash died of a heroin overdose not long after the photo was taken. Leonard’s image of Crash holding a skateboard has become iconic thanks to street artist/graphic...
It's the seventh inning, "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" just echoed through the park and you've decided, because you're hungry or maybe just a sucker for good marketing, that nothing goes better with a stretch than a tiny box of American tradition. You flag down the vendor, who is also likely selling...
Surreal estate. [ more › ]
Features include rotted floors, toxic waste, and possible fines from the city In the booming Echo Park housing market, it's hard to imagine a four-bedroom house lingering for sale for long. But if any house in the hip and historic neighborhood is up to that formidable task, it's this one. Show More Summary
One laundromat in Echo Park is getting the boot for what will probably be fancier retailers As of yesterday, the Lucy's laundromat near Sunset and Alvarado, in the heart of Echo Park, has ended its 17-year run, says KPCC, leaving toShow More Summary
A body found floating in Echo Park Lake on Saturday morning appears to be that of a 27-year-old man who was reported missing days earlier, according to officials and family members. The Los Angeles County Coroner's office said on its website that 27-year-old Ramon Piche Beltran died Saturday and...
27-year-old Ramon Piche Beltran had been missing for 3 days. [ more › ]
The two-bedroom bungalow features hardwood floors, French doors, and multiple decks and patios Built in 1926, this clapboard-sided bungalow in Elysian Heights measures in at just 722 square feet. But the compact cottage certainly does...Show More Summary
Alexa Meade and Chris Hughes got friendly at dinner parties. "I called them dates," Hughes recalls, "she called them group hangs." Eventually he moved into her Echo Park apartment, the Funhouse was born. "The mirrors were the first thing; I wanted to be able to be able to see out...
Last fall, Ava DuVernay announced that her independent film distribution company, African American Film Festival Releasing Movement, or AFFRM, would relaunch as Array, expanding more broadly to release films by people of color and women globally. Show More Summary